Strange Adventures #38

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 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/10880

Credits

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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Seeing-Eye Humans! (Captain Comet) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain Comet

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. United Nations Day - October 24th Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Seeing-Eye Humans! (Captain Comet) Comic story, 5.67 pages
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Scripto) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Scripto

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Lionel Trains) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Lionel Trains

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That) Comic story, 1 page

"Two people see the same rainbow..."

Featuring

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

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #37 ([October 1957])
Untitled
Show/hide 6. The Space Twister Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Sid Gerson
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Sy Barry
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Schwinn) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Let's hurry..."

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum
Genre
Children

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 9. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. Detour Through Time Comic story, 3.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Frank Giacoia

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #2 ([November 1957?])
Detour Through Time
Show/hide 11. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. Air-Conditioned Spaceships! (Spotlight on Science) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Spotlight on Science
Genre
Non-fiction; math & science

Credits

Author
Art
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. The Line of Stars Presents Tomahawk (Tomahawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Genre
Western-frontier

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Notes

Full page promotional ad for Tomahawk #20.

Show/hide 14. Invasion from the World Below! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Ray Burnley

Notes

Writer and art credits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics.

Show/hide 15. Untitled (Roadmaster) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Roadmaster

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. Untitled (Motor's Auto Repair Manual) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Motor's Auto Repair Manual

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 17. Untitled (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37740

Entry created

  • 08/10/2008

Cover added

  • 08/05/2011

Index completed

  • 11/04/2019

Last updated

  • 11/04/2019