Tales of the Unexpected #45

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1960
Page count
36
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/15451

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled (The Space Ranger) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Show/hide 1. Untitled (Wilson Chemical Co.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Wilson Chemical Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Sheriff From Jupiter Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 3. Your Passport to Amazing Adventures! (House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; House of Secrets) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
House of Mystery; My Greatest Adventure; House of Secrets
Show/hide 4. Untitled (Task Force) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Task Force

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. The Best Present of All! (Binky) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Binky
Genre
Advocacy; teen

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 6. The Planet With Three Faces Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 7. Hawk-a-a-a! (Blackhawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Blackhawk
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Commercial Trades Institute) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Commercial Trades Institute

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 9. The Six-Gun from Space Text story, 1 page

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Doctor Rocket) Comic story, 1 page

"You will be the first man ever to land on Mars!"

Featuring

Feature
Doctor Rocket
Genre
Humor

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #21 ([October 1960?])
Untitled
Show/hide 11. The Army of Interplanetary Beasts (The Space Ranger) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; Zakk Tor

Credits

Script
Ed Hamilton ?
Gardner Fox ?
Art
Jim Mooney

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #20 ([November 1960?])
The Army of Interplanetary Beasts
 
Australia
Super Heroes Album (KG Murray, 1976 series) #7 (August 1977)
The Army of Interplanetary Beasts

Synopsis

A criminal has trained various alien animals to perform robberies on his behalf.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes

Show/hide 12. The Man with Nine Lives! (Tomahawk) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tomahawk
Show/hide 13. Untitled (Stephens Credit Sales) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Stephens Credit Sales
Show/hide 14. Untitled (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Charles Atlas) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Charles Atlas

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 16. Untitled (Daisy Air Rifles) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Air Rifles

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 66852

Index completed

  • 15/09/2019

Last updated

  • 15/09/2019