(August 1973)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume:
18
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1973-05-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Mostly Saddle-Stitched (Squarebound #157-162)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

To Wake the Dead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Dorfman
Pencils:
Ernie Chan
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Uncle Felix; Cousin Elmo; Aunt Jessie; Mr. Hobart; Corrigan; Matt; Steven Carson
Synopsis:
Mr. Hobart calls on the ghosts of his ancestors to help stop Mr. Carson from building a skyscraper on the family graveyard.
Keywords:
ghosts; skyscraper

Indexer Notes

One of the police officers is named Corrigan, possibly a reference to the alter ego of the Spectre.

The Slayer Wore Skirts (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Rico Rival
Inks:
Rico Rival
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sergeant Fouchet; Louis Blanc; Captain Manet; Madame Blanc
Synopsis:
A killer is on the loose, stabbing victims on the streets.
Reprints:

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Dead Men Do Tell Tales! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
ER Cruz
Inks:
ER Cruz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1699

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mr. Craig; Mr. Belding; Peterson
Synopsis:
Mr. Craig is a reporter trying to interview the reclusive Mr. Belding.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1756

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Robert L. Sprague and Barbara Haywood.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. To Wake the Dead
  3. 2. The Slayer Wore Skirts
  4. 3. Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
  5. 4. Dead Men Do Tell Tales!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Steve Jenner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Per Sandell
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Max Capp
  • R S
  • Ramon Schenk