All Star Adventure Comic #59

Published
October 1969
Page count
68
Cover price
0.20 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Colour Comics Pty Ltd
 
Colour Comics Pty Ltd

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Adam Strange) Cover, 1 page

"Death to Adam Strange--Sorcerer!"

Featuring

Feature
Adam Strange
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Neal Adams, line art

Reprint history

Printed in
Strange Adventures 218, May-June 1969
Show/hide 1. The Planet and the Pendulum (Adam Strange) Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Feature
Adam Strange
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Joe Giella, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Based on
United States
Showcase (DC, 1956 series) #17 (November-December 1958)
Printed in
Australia
The Hundred Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #32 ([May 1959?])
The Planet and the Pendulum!
Original
Showcase 17, November-December 1958
This version
Strange Adventures 218, May-June 1969
Show/hide 2. Pilgrims of Peril Part 1: The Challenge From Beyond Part 2: The Hundred Year-Long Day Part 3: Ashes to Ashes…Dust to Dust (The Spectre) Comic story, 23 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Spectre
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
Gardner Fox, scripter
Art
Jerry Grandenetti, penciller
 
Murphy Anderson, inker
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Spectre 6, September-October 1968
Show/hide 3. Ride Hard, Shoot Fast (The Durango Kid) Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Durango Kid
Genre
Western

Credits

Art
Fred Guardineer, line art

Reprint history

Original
The Durango Kid ?
Show/hide 4. Hamid the Hypnotist (Hamid the Hypnotist) Comic story, 1 page

"Hamid, I can't go into this dark tomb. I've always been afraid of dark places!"

Featuring

Feature
Hamid the Hypnotist
Genre
Gags

Credits

Writing
Henry Boltinoff, scripter
Art
Henry Boltinoff, line art

Notes

Begins: "Hamid, I can't go into this dark tomb. I've always been afraid of dark places!"

Show/hide 5. The Cavemen of New York (The Atomic Knights) Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Atomic Knights
Genre
Super-hero

Credits

Writing
John Broome, scripter
Art
Murphy Anderson, line art
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

Original
Strange Adventures 123, December 1960
This version
Strange Adventures 219, July-August 1969
Show/hide 6. The Amazing Future Toys (Tommy Tomorrow (The Editors' Round Table)) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tommy Tomorrow (The Editors' Round Table)
Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, scripter
Art
Jim Mooney, line art
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Action Comics (DC, 1938 series) #223 (December 1956)
This version
World's Finest Comics 185, June 1969

Notes

The introduction to this story has been amended to refer to the feature running for several years in "Hundred Comic", in a story from Hundred 1957.

Show/hide 7. Flying Sorcerer Comic story, 8 pages

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 548

Entry created

  • 04/12/2003

Cover added

  • 04/12/2003

Index completed

  • 30/05/2005

Last updated

  • 07/07/2021