(December 1972)

DC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
21
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Joe Orlando; E. Nelson Bridwell (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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1902

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["Greetings out there! I'm Cain, caretaker and part-time babysitter here..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1897

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain
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For Money...For Love! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alfredo Alcala
Job Number:
J-1708; J-1756

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); John; Mr. Lawson; Mary Lawson; Aaron Milford
Synopsis:
Mr. Lawson will not let his daughter marry John because he is poor. John becomes a grave robber to earn enough money for the marriage.
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Indexer Notes

The first page has a separate job number (J-1756) than the next 7 pages (J-1708).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Riley
Pencils:
Bill Riley
Inks:
Bill Riley
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Riley ?
Job Number:
J-1881

Genre:
humor
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Indexer Notes

2 gag cartoons

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell ? [as Cain]
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-1888

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Dan Gheno; Mike Murphy; Craig Stone; Laurie Hannon; Art Stampler

Maniacs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1717

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Myra; Michael O'Donoghue
Synopsis:
A werewolf is hunted by a local sheriff.
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Tomorrow, I Hang! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Aparo
Job Number:
J-1761

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Mario; Viola
Synopsis:
Mario is sentenced to death by hanging but he is looking forward to it as it will complete his transformation into a vampire. Unfortunately for him, the method of execution is changed at the last moment.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["Greetings out there! I'm Cain, caretaker and part-time babysitter here..."]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. For Money...For Love!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  6. 5. Maniacs
  7. 6. Tomorrow, I Hang!
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
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  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
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