Strange Adventures #34

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1953
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/10636

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (Captain Comet) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Julius Schwartz
Show/hide 1. Buzzy Says: "Get a Box-Seat to Nature's Wonders!" (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy; Tom; Danny

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Synopsis

Buzzy shows a pair of neighborhood kids that the new kid on the block isn't weird because he prefers watching nature to playing baseball.

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Lady or the Tiger-Man (Captain Comet) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Script
John Broome
Art
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #74 (April 1972)
The Lady or the Tiger-Man
Show/hide 3. Bearcat Sets Basepath on Fire (A Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
A Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
Genre
Sports
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Amazing Ratios!) Cartoon, 0.5 pages

"If the moon should fall on the United States..."

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios!
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers
Show/hide 6. 30th Century Coin Collector Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Sy Barry

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Doomsday Album (Murray, 1977 series) #6 (June 1977)
30th Century Coin Collector
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Roadmaster) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Roadmaster
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"It's stopped snowing at last!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 10. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Notes

Includes a plug for The Adventures of Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis.

Show/hide 11. The Space Hermit Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Sid Gerson
Art
Henry Sharp

Notes

Credits for script, pencils and inks confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 12. Victory by Reflection (Major Mars; Popsicle) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Major Mars; Popsicle

Credits

Art
Sam Glankoff
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That) Cartoon, 1 page

"Light has no weight..."

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Schwinn Traveler) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn Traveler

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. The Star Oscar! Comic story, 5.67 pages
Show/hide 17. Superman Is on Television! (The Adventures of Superman) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Adventures of Superman
Show/hide 18. Untitled (Giant Beach Ball) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Giant Beach Ball

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 19. The Line of Stars Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

inside back cover

Show/hide 20. Untitled (Milky Way) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Milky Way

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

back cover


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37681

Entry created

  • 06/10/2008

Cover added

  • 30/05/2010

Index completed

  • 04/09/2019

Last updated

  • 04/09/2019