Strange Adventures #24

Published
August 1956
Page count
24
Cover price
1/- [0-1-0 AUP]
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Man Who Couldn't Drown Cover, 1 page

""Pour in the whole bag, Professor! He's telling us he can't breath under water unless it's as salty as the ocean!" Featuring "The Man Who Couldn't Drown!""

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction; mystery

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #68 (May 1956)
The Man Who Couldn't Drown!
Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
The Man Who Couldn't Drown
Adapted
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #77 (October 1972)
The Man Who Couldn't Drown
Show/hide 1. The Man Who Couldn't Drown Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 2. Amazing Ratios! (Amazing Ratios!) Comic story, 1 page

"The sun, with a diameter of 864,000 miles, and the moon with a diameter of 2160 miles, both appear the same size in the sky…"

Featuring

Feature
Amazing Ratios!
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 3. Gateway Through the Ages Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Ed Hamilton, scripter [as Edmond Hamilton]
Art
Sid Greene, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #67 (April 1956)
Gateway Through the Ages
Printed in
United States
Showcase Presents Strange Adventures (DC, 2009 series) #1 ([January] 2009)
Gateway Through the Ages
Show/hide 4. Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That-- (Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--) Comic story, 1 page

"Mt. Everest is the highest mountain on Earth…"

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 5. Worlds Within Worlds! Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That-- (Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--) Comic story, 1 page

"A sphere will roll down an inclined plain faster than a cube…"

Featuring

Feature
Science Says You're Wrong if You Believe That--
Genre
Fact

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 408

Entry created

  • 29/11/2003

Cover added

  • 12/03/2011

Index completed

  • 29/09/2011

Last updated

  • 29/09/2011