(August 1969)

Western, 1965 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Gold Key
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver & Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

10208-908. Subtitled "True Ghost Stories."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (painted)
Inks:
? (painted)
Colors:
? (painted)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Curse of the Shroud (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Abbot Fenir (ghost); Brian O'Hanaray (dies); Napoleon Bonaparte (mentioned)
Reprints:
Keywords:
doctors; ghosts; laborers; Portaranmore Abbey

Half A Ghost (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Edward Simons; Herbert Woods; Menzies Clan; Chief Menzies (dead); Mrs. Menzies (ghost)
Reprints:
Keywords:
Meggernie Castle

Herne the Hunter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maya ?
Inks:
Maya ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Characters:
Herne the Hunter (hangs himself, ghost); Ronald Beck (hangs self); King Richard the Second; Anne Boleyn (dies); King Henry VIII; King Charles I (dies); Oliver Cromwell; Executioner; Innkeeper; Accountant
Reprints:
Keywords:
giant wolf-hounds; police officers; Tower of London; wild boar; Windsor Park

Armies of the Doomed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Characters:
Lanai; Nanui; Lanai and Nanui's parents; Pele [Goddess of Fire]; Army of the Night (ghosts); Hawaiians (many die in volcanic eruption)
Reprints:

The Headless Conquistador (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Celardo

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Oxley; Headless Conquistador [Ancient One Who Sleeps in the Cave] (ghost); ghost horse; banker; Martha; Martha's husband; Professor of Anthropology (mentioned)
Reprints:
Keywords:
bull; dogs; horse; native americans; Oklahoma settlers; Racoon Cave
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Curse of the Shroud
  3. 2. Half A Ghost
  4. 3. Herne the Hunter
  5. 4. Armies of the Doomed
  6. 5. The Headless Conquistador
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Block
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein