Strange Adventures #27

Published
November 1956
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (185mm x 270mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Matte colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
GCD
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Show/hide Cover Zero Hour for Earth! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julius Schwartz (actual editor)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #71
Zero Hour for Earth! (Cover)
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Little Pete) Comic story, 1 page

"C'mon, Pete. I have to pick up my kid brother at nursery school!"

Featuring

Feature
Little Pete
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)

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First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. Zero Hour for Earth! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Sy Barry
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Julius Schwartz (uncredited)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #71
Zero Hour For Earth!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #38
Zero Hour for Earth
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #Volume One
Zero Hour for Earth
Show/hide 3. The Rock-and-Roll Kid from Mars! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julius Schwartz (actual editor)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #65
The Rock-and-Roll Kid From Mars!
Also printed
Australia
Colossal Comic (Colour Comics, 1958 series) #38
The Rock-and-Roll Kid from Mars
 
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #Volume One
The Rock-and-Roll Kid from Mars
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Mysteries in Space!) Comic story, 1 page

"It has been estimated that there are about 200 billion stars in our galaxy…"

Featuring

Feature
Mysteries in Space!
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julie Schwartz (actual)

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First print
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #32
The Riddle of the Vanishing Earthmen! (Cover)
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--) Comic story, 1 page

"The height of the Eiffel Tower never changes…"

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong If You Believe That--
Genre
Non-Fiction

Credits

Script
Julius Schwartz
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Tommy Nicolosi
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julie Schwartz (actual)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #72
Untitled
Show/hide 6. The Mechanical Mastermind Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Joe Samachson
Art
Carmine Infantino
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited editor)
Julie Schwartz (actual editor)

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First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #70
The Mechanical Mastermind
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Varsity Vic) Comic story, 1 page

"H'lo, Jimmy!"

Featuring

Feature
Varsity Vic
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Art
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Letters
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth
Jack Schiff (managing editor)
Mort Weisinger (story editor)
George Kashdan (story editor)

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First print
United States
Adventure Comics (DC, 1938 series) #227
Earning Money

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AusReprints ID

  • 39323

Entry created

  • 08/02/2017

Cover added

  • 09/02/2018

Last updated

  • 09/02/2018