Strange Tales 70

Title Published
June 1951 to September 1962
Issue Numbers
1 to 100
Number of Issues
100
Strange Tales 70 Cover Image
Issue Information
Cover Date
August
Indicia Publisher
Zenith Publishing Corp.
 
 
Cover Titles
When Wakes the Sphinx!
 
 
Cover Credits
Jack Kirby pencils unsigned
Dick Ayers inks attributed
Contributions
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Cover Creator Credit
Stories
  Job
Number
Title Pages Credits
  T-299 A Giant Walks the Earth!

Notes: Title character shows certain similarities to later Giant-Man character; cf. Tales to Astonish 49 (Dec 1963).
5 pg art Jack Kirby pencils unsigned
Christopher Rule inks unsigned

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  J-214 The Comic 2 pg text
  T-279 Earth in Chains!

Notes: Plot resolution identical to that in H. G. Wells' War of the Worlds (1898): invading aliens defeated by ordinary environmental microbes.
5 pg art Paul Reinman pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  T-307 Ghost Ship! 4 pg art Carl Burgos pencils and inks attributed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
Tom Lammers: Story Information
  T-308 Escape to Tomorrow! 4 pg art Paul Reinman pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit
T-291 When Wakes the Sphinx!

Notes: Click here to see John Kaminski's profile on Zokae & Okzik, the two aliens from this story.
5 pg art Steve Ditko pencils and inks signed

Contributors:
Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.: Creator Credit