My Greatest Adventure #34

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1959
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/15152

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff (editor)
Murray Boltinoff (associate editor)
George Kashdan (associate editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Was Earth's Strangest Prisoner! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #24 ([April 1960?])
I was Earth's strangest prisoner!
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (The National Sports Council) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The National Sports Council

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. We Unleashed the Cloud Creatures! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Lee Elias

Synopsis

An experiment to try to create "portable cloud" technology -- move a raincloud somewhere where rain is needed, for example -- goes awry, and creates cloud creatures capable of absorbing huge supplies of water.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 5. Peter Porkchops Gives Tips on Summer Fun! (Peter Porkchops) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Peter Porkchops
Genre
Advocacy; anthropomorphic-funny animals

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Rube Grossman
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 6. No title recorded (Dr. Floogle) Comic story, 1 page

"I've been working on this ray-gun to make moving things immobile!"

Featuring

Feature
Dr. Floogle
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff
Show/hide 7. I Fought the 100-Year Gold Curse! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin

Synopsis

It's just after midnight when Mike hears of his inheritance from his great-grandfather. It includes a curse from the sorcerer Chokoal, that in the 59th year of the century, death will follow any ancestor in the presence of gold. Mike thinks it bunk until his fiance almost dies while he's wearing a gold watch and a gold statue almost kills one of the servants in his house.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop
Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Bill) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"What's that twig you're selling, friend?"

Featuring

Feature
Bill
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Hy Mankin
Art
Hy Mankin
Letters
Hy Mankin
Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Be my guest at Palisades Amusement Park, New Jersey."

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Characters
Superman
Show/hide 11. The Haunted Airfield Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense; war

Credits

Script
Morris Waldinger
Art
Morris Waldinger
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. Alien's Bodyguard Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Author
Jack Miller
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 14. I Was Earth's Strangest Prisoner Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #24 ([April 1960?])
I Was Earth's Strangest Prisoner

Synopsis

Wallace in on site for the construction of a new bridge, but the workers won't work because of reports of an alien with a weapon that's attacked some of the workers. Wallace intends to see for himself, and when he tries to capture the alien, ends up captured himself.

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Fudge) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Fudge
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Garcelon Stamp Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Garcelon Stamp Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. Bill's Vacation Gift from Dad! (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company
Show/hide 18. No title recorded (Junior Sales Club of America) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Junior Sales Club of America

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. No title recorded (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Story synopses and some other information from Ed Boner. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37478

Entry created

  • 27/09/2008

Index completed

  • 14/09/2019

Last updated

  • 14/09/2019