Tales of the Unexpected #16

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1957
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Silver Age size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
DC Superman National Comics
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/13705

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page
Show/hide 1. The Magic Hammer Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 2. Moolah the Mystic (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 1 page

"Oh, it isn't so bad lying here!"

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humour
Show/hide 3. I Was A Spy For Them Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Mort Meskin

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Mighty The 100-Page Comic! (Colour Comics, 1957 series) #2 ([November 1957?])
I Was a Spy for Them
 
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #229 (February-March 1975)
I Was A Spy For Them
 
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales Annual (KG Murray, 1975 series) #2 ([1976?])
I Was a Spy for Them
From GCD
from Tales of the Unexpected #16 (August 1957)
Show/hide 4. Brainstorm (Brainstorm) Comic story, 1 page

"Professor Brainstorm, I have constructed a rocket that will travel to the moon."

Featuring

Feature
Brainstorm
Genre
Humour

Credits

Script
Irwin Hasen
Art
Irwin Hasen
Letters
Irwin Hasen
Show/hide 5. Earn While You Learn Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 6. The Exile from Earth Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 7. Professor Eureka (Professor Brainstorm) Comic story, 1 page

"I did it! The first man to reach Mars!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Brainstorm
Genre
Humour

Credits

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

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #32 ([December 1957])
Untitled
Show/hide 8. Meeting-Ground of the Spirits Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-supernatural
Show/hide 9. The Interplanetary Line-Up Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 40659

Cover added

  • 08/07/2010

Index completed

  • 07/06/2012

Last updated

  • 13/09/2015