Tales of the Unexpected #51

DC Comics

United States

Published
July 1960
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/15720

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (Associate Editor)
George Kashdan (Associate Editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Space Ranger's Super-Enemy! (Space Ranger) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

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

Credits

Art
Bernard Baily
Show/hide 1. Planet Earth For Sale Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 2. Let's Go Hunting! Activity, 0.5 pages

Notes

How many words can you spell using the letters in "armadillo"?

Show/hide 3. Strange Adventures in Mathematics! Activity, 1 page
Show/hide 4. This Is It! (Green Lantern) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Green Lantern
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Credits

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

House ad for Green Lantern #1 (August 1960)

Show/hide 5. Interplanetary Game-Keeper Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Plus Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #33 ([January 1961])
Interplanetary Game-Keeper
Show/hide 6. How to Repel a Space Invasion Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 7. "We're heading for that strange planet..." (Dr. Floogle) Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Dr. Floogle
Genre
Science fiction; humor
Characters
Dr. Floogle

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Synopsis

Dr. Floogle brings back some unusual proof of his travel to other planets.

Show/hide 8. Space Ranger's Super-Enemy (Space Ranger) Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Space Ranger
Genre
Science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ranger; Myra Mason; Cryll; Norvo

Credits

Script
Arnold Drake ?
Art
Bob Brown

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #27 ([January 1962])
Space Ranger's Super-Enemy

Synopsis

The Mercurian crook Norvo turns Cryll against Space Ranger by using an amnesia ray.

Notes

writer identification by Bob Hughes


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36675

Entry created

  • 09/06/2008

Index completed

  • 23/12/2011