Strange Adventures #70

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1956
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/12923

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julie Schwartz (actual editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Triple Life of Dr. Pluto! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Notes

Cover pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 1. 100 Airplanes $1.25 (Josely Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Josely Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Triple Life of Dr. Pluto! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella

Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Kellogg's Corn Flakes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Corn Flakes

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Superman Buckle Offer 25 cents

Show/hide 4. Do-It-Yourself Safety Rules! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ruben Moreira
Show/hide 5. Earth's Secret Weapon! (Darwin Jones) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Darwin Jones
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella

Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 6. Thundering Like an Exploding Depth Charge... (Showcase; The Frogmen) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Showcase; The Frogmen
Genre
War

Credits

Art
Jerry Grandenetti

Synopsis

House ad Showcase #3 -- "On Sale Everywhere!"

Show/hide 7. "If a man possessed the leaping powers of a flea..." (Amazing Ratios!) Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios!
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Synopsis

Illustrated science feature

Show/hide 8. The Mechanical Mastermind Comic story, 6 pages

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Carmine Infantino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #27 ([November 1956])
The Mechanical Mastermind

Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 9. Nature's Wireless! (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz
Art
Raymond Perry
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. 318 Stamps (Zenith Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Zenith Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Characters
Superman
Show/hide 12. Menace of the Martian Bubble! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Joe Giella

Notes

Pencils and inks credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided to the GCD by DC Comics.

Show/hide 13. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales

Synopsis

Sell patriotic and religious mottoes.

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Jowett Institute of Physical Training) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Jowett Institute of Physical Training

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Data on the contents provided by Arthur Lortie via the GCD Error List.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36291

Entry created

  • 24/04/2008

Index completed

  • 09/02/2018

Last updated

  • 09/02/2018