(April 1965)

DC, 1950 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1965-02-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Jack Schiff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.; Standard Silver Age U.S.; Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from ad in Tales of the Unexpected #88 and copyright registration.


I, Invader! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
science fiction

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Honor House Prod. Corp. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Danger: This Town Is Shrinking! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Greg Darrow is traveling back to his home town of Gulliver for his wedding only to find that the entire town is shrinking for some unknown reason and may vanish completely.

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Bob Hughes. Uses Miller's favorite phrase "crackles over the airwaves."

Two Great Heroes... in One Magazine! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Space Ranger / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Hasbro's G. I. Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Are You a Silent Witness? (Table of Contents: 5)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Genre
advocacy
Synopsis
Kids learn that it pays to stick around and help the cops as a witness to a crime.

Indexer Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

The Chameleon Creature (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
The appearance of a strange creature that can change its shape complicates a man's mission to rescue the father of a beautiful girl from Mexican bandits.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Tales of the Unexpected; House of Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Contest Winners (Table of Contents: 8)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Schiff ?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Winning entries in the contest to explain the lead story in Strange Adventures #170, submitted by Steven Hirsch; James L. Gaudet; Jeff Carmack; Lou Mitchell; Marv Wolfman

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

The Flash / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Space Explorers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

I, Invader (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Scientist Bill Brant's formula to cure his baldness turns him into a super-powered giant and also throws him into a parallel world where the inhabitants treat him as a menace.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Silly Putty / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Moolah the Mystic / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There's Moolah, the mystic I was telling you about.
Genre
humor
Characters
Moolah the Mystic

DC Does It Again! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Batman; Green Lantern / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00 (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

100 Magnets / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

104 Cars / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

American Seed Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I, Invader!
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Prod. Corp.
  3. 2. Danger: This Town Is Shrinking!
  4. 3. Two Great Heroes... in One Magazine!
    Space Ranger
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Hasbro's G. I. Joe
  6. 5. Are You a Silent Witness?
  7. 6. The Chameleon Creature
  8. 7. ["For the very best..."]
    Tales of the Unexpected; House of Mystery
  9. 8. Contest Winners
  10. 9. ["If you missed the most famous Flash story..."]
    The Flash
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    Space Explorers
  12. 11. I, Invader
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Silly Putty
  14. 13. ["There's Moolah, the mystic I was telling you about."]
    Moolah the Mystic
  15. 14. DC Does It Again!
    Batman; Green Lantern
  16. 15. 10 Issues of Strange Adventures for Only $1.00
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    100 Magnets
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    104 Cars
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    American Body Building Club
  20. 19. [no title indexed]
    American Seed Co.
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Bob Hughes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Arthur Lortie
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mark Gordon
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ed Boner
  • Bob Hughes