Strange Adventures #41

DC Comics

United States

Published
February 1954
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/11094

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Beast from Out of Time! (Captain Comet) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain Comet

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Colours
Jack Adler, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Show/hide 1. Can You Draw Me? (Art Instruction, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Art Instruction, Inc.

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Beast From Out of Time (Captain Comet) Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain Comet [Adam Blake]

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #11 (March 1959)
The Beast from Out of Time

Notes

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

Show/hide 3. Untitled Statement of ownership, 0.33 pages

Credits

Writing
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Text
, typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Headhunters live in this part of the jungle!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Ray Thompson, line art [signed as Ray T.]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 5. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

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Text
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Show/hide 6. Untitled (Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That) Cartoon, 1 page

"A whole year can pass by without..."

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
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Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 7. The Amazing Inventions of Hiram Thistle! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Mort Drucker, penciller
 
Sy Barry, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #12 ([May 1957?])
The Amazing Inventions of Hiram Thistle

Notes

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

Show/hide 8. Untitled (Lucky Song Parade Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lucky Song Parade Co.

Credits

Writing
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Art
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Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 9. The Best Present of All! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Writing
Jack Schiff, scripter
Art
Bob Oksner, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer
Show/hide 10. Last Day on Earth! Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Sy Barry, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Synopsis

Dr. Gary Thorpe shrinks to microscopic size so that he can marry a girl from a subatomic world.

Notes

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

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science

Credits

Writing
, author
Art
, line art
Colours
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Text
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Show/hide 12. Untitled (Hopalong Cassidy) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Hopalong Cassidy

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Colours
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Text
, letterer
Show/hide 13. The Spy From Space Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Gil Kane, penciller [signed]
 
Bernard Sachs, inker [signed as B Sachs]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Notes

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

Show/hide 14. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 15. Untitled (Cheerful Card Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cheerful Card Company

Credits

Writing
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Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Motor's Auto Repair Manual) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Motor's Auto Repair Manual

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
, line art
Text
, typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Fred Harman, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37190

Entry created

  • 20/07/2008

Index completed

  • 10/08/2021

Last updated

  • 10/08/2021