(May-June 1970)

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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1970-03-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Joe Orlando
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Job Number:
J726

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Secret of the Egyptian Cat (Table of Contents)

Isha / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?
Job Number:
J-226

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (story host); Isha (priestess); Konassos (sorcerer); Ra-Na (cat)
Synopsis:
To the House of Mystery comes Konassos, a sorcerer, with his white cat. Cain one night sees the cat transform into a woman who tells her tale. Isha, Egyptian priestess of the temple of Nu-Ta the Cat-God, is captured and held captive by Konassos. The sorcerer to better control her transforms the priestess into a white cat. Trapped in her feline form, Ra-Na a male cat escorts her but is then poisoned by the sorcerer. She plots her revenge and one day concocts a magical spell that transforms her back into a woman and Konassos into a mouse which she then introduces to Ra-Na's friends.
Reprints:

Room 13 (Table of Contents)

Page 13 / activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-427

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Cain's Mail Room (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando ?
Inks:
Joe Orlando ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-760

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from David Blehar, Joseph Carroll, Ilona Johnson, Russell Taylor, and Jerry Wilson.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
J-687; J-202

Genre:
humor
Reprints:

Nightmare (Table of Contents)

Judy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher
Pencils:
Neal Adams; Joe Orlando (pg 1: Cain head)
Inks:
Dick Giordano; Joe Orlando (pg 1: Cain head)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
J-138

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (story host); Judy; Judy's father; Miss Winter (governess); Pan (statue brought to life)
Synopsis:
A lonely little girl, Judy, seeks a friend and finds it in Pan, an animated statue. They play together in a fantasy world, but meantime in the real world she is struck by a fever and a doctor tries to cure her. As she improves, her father convinces her that Pan is just a statue. The statue, with a girl who's now grown up, sheds a tear.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Uncredited Cain head on the top of page one. Judy was modelled after Neal Adams' daughter Kris Adams. (Note corrected by Zeea (Adams) Moss via the GCD Errors list, February 2010.)

Kanigher script per bio info from Robin Snyder's History of the Comics Vol 4, #7, July 1993. Previous indexer credited Jack Oleck.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
J-688

Genre:
humor
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Secret of the Egyptian Cat
    Isha
  3. 2. Room 13
    Page 13
  4. 3. Cain's Mail Room
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  6. 5. Nightmare
    Judy
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
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