From Beyond the Unknown #2

DC Comics

United States

Published
December 1969-January 1970
Page count
36
Cover price
0.15 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23141

Credits

Editing
Julie Schwartz

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Giants of the Cosmic Ray! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
S-286

Credits

Art
Murphy Anderson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #82 (July 1957)
Giants of the Cosmic Ray!
Compare
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #37 ([October 1957])
Giants of the Cosmic Ray!

Notes

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

Show/hide 1. Parade of the Planets! Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
S-299

Credits

Script
Otto Binder
Art
Frank Giacoia

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Century Plus Comic (Color Comics, 1960 series) #44 ([January 1960?])
Parade of the Planets!

Synopsis

Lloyd Vincent recounts how he solved a mystery and prevented an alien from stealing earth from its orbit for a contest. Story hinges on the geography of King County, Maryland.

Notes

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

Show/hide 2. Meet Murphy Anderson! (The Wonderful World of Comics) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Wonderful World of Comics
Code
N-117

Credits

Author
Letters
Typeset

Notes

Biography of Murphy Anderson. Also includes Aquaman question from Eliot Wagner.

Show/hide 3. Giants of the Cosmic Ray! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
S-300

Credits

Script
Ed Herron [as France E. Herron]
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #82 (July 1957)
Giants of the Cosmic Ray
Also printed
Australia
Strange Adventures (Colour Comics, 1954 series) #37 ([October 1957])
Giants of the Cosmic Ray!

Notes

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

Show/hide 4. Micro-Meteors Text article, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; math & science
Code
S-302
Show/hide 5. The Brain-Masters of Polaris Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Code
S-301

Credits

Script
John Broome
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #12 (September 1951)
The Brain Masters of Polaris
Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #17 (August 1959)
The Brain Masters of Polaris

Notes

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


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #75 and from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 39311

Entry created

  • 11/04/2019

Index completed

  • 11/04/2019

Last updated

  • 11/04/2019