(February 1953)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Comics Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Whitney Ellsworth
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Murderer is driven to a confession by making him believe he’s being haunted by a ghost.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #189 (November-December 1970)

Indexer Notes

Cover story

["He's got to shovel the..."] (Table of Contents)

Dubble Bubble / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ray Thompson
Inks:
Ray Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Half page sequential panel art ad for Fleer's Dubble Bubble chewing gum.

Superstition and the Ladder! (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Fear of walking under a ladder is explored.

The Bewitched Clock! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man comes into possession of a magic clock and has to relive the same day for eternity.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Phantom Stranger, The (DC, 1969 series) #10 (November-December 1970)

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

The Demon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A genie appearing from a magic lamp is an actor in a luminous suit.

The Terror of Taboo (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack E. Miller
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Did Tribal chiefs possess some secret power giving them powerof Life and Death?

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Nine Lives Equal Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
George Crowley is granted the nine lives of a tiger he spares while on safari. He uses them up in criminal activities.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T]
  2. 1. The Deadly Game of G-H-O-S-T
  3. 2. ["He's got to shovel the..."]
    Dubble Bubble
  4. 3. Superstition and the Ladder!
  5. 4. The Bewitched Clock!
  6. 5. The Demon
  7. 6. The Terror of Taboo
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. Nine Lives Equal Death!
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  • Tillmann Courth
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