(March 1973)

DC, 1951 Series
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Volume:
22
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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:
Michael Wm. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael Wm. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Ever After (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
J-1295

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Synopsis:
Warren thinks he'll easily get control of his girlfriend's inheritance once her father dies, but the tables are turned when he learns that she is a vampire.
Reprints:

Biggest Bargain in Comics (Table of Contents)

Superboy / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for 100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1973 series) #DC-15, on sale February 6

Oh, Mom! Oh, Dad! You've Sent Me Away to Summer Camp... and I'm So Sad! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Fleisher; Maxene Fabe
Pencils:
Alex Nino
Inks:
Alex Nino
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1759

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
camp kids [Richard ("Richie", boy in wheelchair); Timmy; Tony; and others]; counselor Bill; counselor Dave; counselor Larry; head counselor Ressler
Synopsis:
Little wheelchair-bound Richard is left by his parents at a strange summer camp. After one of the kids apparently drowns in a lake, the others begin murdering, one by one, the counselors, thinking they are aliens out to conquer the earth. Richard then tells this to the head counselor, but the other kids find out and want to kill him. As Richard flees he finds out that the counselors really were aliens, who then escape into outer space carrying away the entire camp to an unknown faraway destination.
Reprints:

[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-2084

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Paul Edwards; Peter Iro; Patrick Fiegenbaum; Christine Martinez

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1972
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 175,134
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 188,466
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., 909 Third Avenue, N,Y., N.Y. 10022, wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., 10 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10020, a publicly-held corporation

Halfway to Hell (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1918

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Synopsis:
A criminal is shot by the police and awakens on a train full of dead people. Knowing that the final destination of the train must be hell, he demands to return to Earth, which he does, only to find that he is completely and permanently paralyzed.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ever After
  3. 2. Biggest Bargain in Comics
    Superboy
  4. 3. Oh, Mom! Oh, Dad! You've Sent Me Away to Summer Camp... and I'm So Sad!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Halfway to Hell
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