(May 1972)

DC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
21
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1972-03-21
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Joe Orlando; Mark Hanerfeld (Assistant Editor)
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 Shearing of a Soul!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
?
Job Number:
J-1585

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

["Welcome back! Don't let the size of my little flock fool you!"] (Table of Contents)

House of Mystery / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1584

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain
Reprints:

The Shearing of a Soul! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1182

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Carson Shrew; Milly Crochet; Abner; Ellen; Jubal
Synopsis:
When her husband dies, a woman makes a pact with the devil to place his mind inside their newborn son.
Reprints:

A Deal with a Sorcerer! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
John Albano
Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-1518

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Franklin Owen; Urbain; Mr. Gaufridi
Synopsis:
Franklin Owen sells his soul to become a sorcerer.
Reprints:

Stay Away from Me --You Might Die (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-1578

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Dr. Bertrand; Charles
Synopsis:
Dr. Bertrand finds a bomb from outer space but can't let go of it for fear of it exploding.
Reprints:

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Greene
Inks:
Sid Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-341

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Adolf Hitler
Reprints:

The Poster Plague (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snapinn ?
Job Number:
J-1514

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain (host); Warren; Debbie
Synopsis:
Someone has been putting up out-dated posters on a college campus.
Reprints:

The Phantom on Wheels! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Prentice
Inks:
John Prentice
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-1562

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Ted Perry; Mr. Denning; Murdock the Magician; Mr. White
Synopsis:
Ted Perry, a debunker of supernatural claims, drives a car that was cursed by Murdock the Magician.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mark Hanerfeld ? [as Cain]
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-1635

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Mike Flynn; Matt Graham; Dan Gheno

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Shearing of a Soul!]
  2. 1. ["Welcome back! Don't let the size of my little flock fool you!"]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. The Shearing of a Soul!
  4. 3. A Deal with a Sorcerer!
  5. 4. Stay Away from Me --You Might Die
  6. 5. Trick or Treat
  7. 6. The Poster Plague
  8. 7. The Phantom on Wheels!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
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