Strange Adventures #31

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1953
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/10419

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Human Time Capsules Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Detective-mystery; science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Show/hide 1. Human Time Capsules Comic story, 7.67 pages

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sy Barry
Show/hide 2. People Are People (Superman) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Show/hide 3. The Magic Typewriter Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Sam Merwin
Art
Frank Giacoia (?)

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #97 (November 1964)
The Magic Typewriter
 
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #64 ([January 1968?])
The Magic Typewriter
 
United States
From Beyond the Unknown (DC, 1969 series) #17 (June-July 1972)

Notes

Highly probable that Frank Giacoia did not pencil and ink this story. Probable Carmine Infantino layouts, or possibly swipes. Frank Giacoia indicated by Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics. Information from a discussion on the GCD list between Bob Bailey, Mike Feldman and Bob Hughes. Entered by Mike Nielsen [12/5/2006]. Credit for script confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics (April, 2007).

Show/hide 4. If the sky were completely filled with full moons... (Amazing Ratios) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Mort Drucker
Art
Mort Drucker
Letters
Mort Drucker
Show/hide 5. A blow on the head makes you see stars. (Science Says Youre Wrong If You Believe That --) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Science Says Youre Wrong If You Believe That --
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Script
Mort Drucker
Art
Mort Drucker
Letters
Mort Drucker
Show/hide 6. The Four-Dimensional Forceps Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Show/hide 7. Age of the Oceans (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 8. Lights, Camera--Invasion (Captain Comet) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Murphy Anderson
Inks
Joe Giella

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #45 ([November 1964?])
Lights, Camera...Invasion
 
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #64 ([April 1968?])
Lights, Camera--Invasion
 
United States
Pulp Fiction Library: Mystery in Space (DC, 1999 series) ([September] 1999)
Lights, Camera -- Invasion!
Original
Strange Adventures 31, April 1953
From GCD
from Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #31

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36431

Entry created

  • 18/05/2008

Index completed

  • 23/08/2015

Last updated

  • 23/08/2015