(1971)

DC, 1971 Series
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Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
?
On-sale date:
1971-06-17
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [block]
Editing:
Joe Orlando
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Weird Mystery Tales (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J1270

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Creature reprint spotted by Frank Battaglia (submitted via the error list, December 2006).

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult; humor

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Macabre Mystery (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-1269-A

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Berni Wrightson

Indexer Notes

Introduction page includes Wrightson depicting himself.

I Was the Last Man on Earth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1213

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

The Phantom Enemy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-1206

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

The New Arrival (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Manak ?
Inks:
Dave Manak ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-256

Genre:
humor

I Fought the Clocks of Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1211

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

Weird Tales (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?; ?; ?
Pencils:
?; ?; ?
Inks:
?; ?; ?
Colors:
?
Job Number:
J-784

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Three gag pages. Not sure if they are by the same artist or more than one artist.

The Witch's Candles! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1218

Genre:
occult
Reprints:

Weird Tales (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-296

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Three gag panels.

Eerie Adventure (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-1269-B

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Berni Wrightson

I Was Lost in a Mirage (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1215

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

Weird Tales (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?; ?; ?
Pencils:
?; ?; ?
Inks:
?; ?; ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-202

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Three gag panels. Not sure how many artists.

Horror in the Lake! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia (signed)
Inks:
Sy Barry (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-1205

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
Johnny Peril
Reprints:

The Haunters from Beyond! (Table of Contents)

Phantom Stranger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
John Broome
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Sy Barry
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-1204

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Phantom Stranger
Reprints:

Monsters (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-1269-C

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Berni Wrightson

I Was the Last Martian! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
J-1214

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

I Hunted the World's Wildest Animals (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Pat Gordon
Job Number:
J-1212

Genre:
fantasy
Reprints:

Science-Fiction (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson
Inks:
Berni Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-1269-D

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Berni Wrightson

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-929

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Four one-panel gags.

The City of Three Dooms (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1217

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Jungle Boy of Jupiter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1216

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints:

Childhood Haunt (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Berni Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Berni Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-1274

Genre:
occult

The Mysterious Mr. Omen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1210

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bart Evans
Reprints:

Weird Tales (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Lore Shoberg [as Lore]
Pencils:
Lore Shoberg [as Lore]
Inks:
Lore Shoberg [as Lore]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-515

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Three gag panels.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Berni Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Berni Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Same as front cover, sans title and trade dress. On back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Weird Mystery Tales
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Macabre Mystery
  4. 3. I Was the Last Man on Earth
  5. 4. The Phantom Enemy
  6. 5. The New Arrival
  7. 6. I Fought the Clocks of Doom
  8. 7. Weird Tales
  9. 8. The Witch's Candles!
  10. 9. Weird Tales
  11. 10. Eerie Adventure
  12. 11. I Was Lost in a Mirage
  13. 12. Weird Tales
  14. 13. Horror in the Lake!
    Johnny Peril
  15. 14. The Haunters from Beyond!
    Phantom Stranger
  16. 15. Monsters
  17. 16. I Was the Last Martian!
  18. 17. I Hunted the World's Wildest Animals
  19. 18. Science-Fiction
  20. 19. [untitled]
  21. 20. The City of Three Dooms
  22. 21. Jungle Boy of Jupiter
  23. 22. Childhood Haunt
  24. 23. The Mysterious Mr. Omen
  25. 24. Weird Tales
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
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