Strange Adventures #10

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1951
Page count
52
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/8998

Credits

Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (credited)
Julie Schwartz (actual)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Air-Bandits from Space! (Captain Comet) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain Comet

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Show/hide 1. Now More Than Ever! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Air Bandits from Space! (Captain Comet) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Captain Comet
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Captain Comet; Professor Zackro

Credits

Script
John Broome [as Edgar Ray Merritt] (credited)
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Notes

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

Show/hide 3. Untitled (Kellogg's Pep) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Kellogg's Pep
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Dubble Bubble Gum) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

"Make her walk the plank!"

Featuring

Feature
Dubble Bubble Gum

Credits

Art
Ray Thompson [as Ray T.]
Show/hide 5. Editorial Advisory Board Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 6. The Other Earths! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Manly Wade Wellman (credited)
Art
Murphy Anderson

Notes

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

Show/hide 7. Untitled (Schwinn Black Phantom) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Schwinn Black Phantom

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Robbie the Robot) Comic story, 0.75 pages

"You're run-down, Robbie!"

Featuring

Feature
Robbie the Robot
Genre
Humor; science fiction

Credits

Script
Irwin Hasen
Art
Irwin Hasen
Letters
Irwin Hasen

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Also printed
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #54 ([July 1953?])
Robbie the Robot
 
Australia
Superboy (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #54 ([July 1953?])
 
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #47 (February 1956)
Robbie the Robot
 
Australia
My Greatest Adventure (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #23 ([February 1957])
Untitled
 
Australia
My Greatest Adventure (Colour Comics, 1955 series) #23 ([February 1957])
Show/hide 9. Untitled (Wildroot Cream-Oil) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Wildroot Cream-Oil

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. The Experiment of Dr. Sylvan! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Gardner Fox
Art
Murphy Anderson

Notes

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

Show/hide 11. Untitled (Monark Super Deluxe) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Monark Super Deluxe

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. Untitled (Destination Earth) Comic story, 0.75 pages

"There's not much opportunity up here for me!"

Featuring

Feature
Destination Earth
Genre
Humor; science fiction

Credits

Script
Irwin Hasen
Art
Irwin Hasen
Letters
Irwin Hasen

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Batman (Colour Comics, 1950 series) #46 ([March 1954])
Untitled
 
United States
Mystery in Space (DC, 1951 series) #26 (June-July 1955)
"There's not much opportunity up here for me!"
From GCD
from Strange Adventures (DC, 1950 series) #10 (July 1951)
Show/hide 13. Neat Treat! (Nestlé's Crunch) Advertisement, 0.25 pages

Featuring

Feature
Nestlé's Crunch
Show/hide 14. Untitled (General Science Quiz) Text article, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
General Science Quiz
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Author
Julius Schwartz
Art
Raymond Perry
Colours
Raymond Perry ?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. The World That Drowned Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Script
Mann Rubin [as Manny Rubin]
Pencils
Howard Purcell
Inks
Sy Barry

Notes

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

Show/hide 16. Untitled (Professor Brainstorm) Comic story, 0.5 pages

"This is my greatest scientific invention -- A super-duper sound machine!"

Featuring

Feature
Professor Brainstorm
Genre
Humor; science fiction

Credits

Script
Irwin Hasen
Art
Irwin Hasen
Letters
Irwin Hasen
Show/hide 17. Untitled (Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Stewart-Warner Bike Speedometers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 18. Smarties! Cartoon, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Biography
Characters
Joel Finnegan; Don McCormick; Eddie Posner; Henry Struck

Credits

Script
Stookie Allen
Art
Stookie Allen
Letters
Stookie Allen
Show/hide 19. Look For the Real Reason (Leave it to Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page
Show/hide 20. Squeeze Play Saves the Day! (Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story!; "P-F" Canvas Shoes) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Another Jim Wise "P-F" Adventure Story!; "P-F" Canvas Shoes
Genre
Sports

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

Script and art credits for fillers verified from copies of editorial records sent to Gene Reed from Nelson Bridwell in 1986. On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 46309

Entry created

  • 07/06/2010

Cover added

  • 07/06/2010

Index completed

  • 01/01/2019

Last updated

  • 01/01/2019