(July-August 1974)

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Volume:
19
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
100
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover featured stories - Nightmare House; Reserved for Madmen; and A Hangman Awaits Me.

Contents page (Table of Contents)

credits / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pat Broderick
Inks:
Pat Broderick
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-2047

Reserved For Madmen Only (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cyrus Potter; Gerald; Zena
Synopsis:
Gerald and Zena scheme to drive old Cyrus Potter insane so they can take his fortune.

A Hangman Awaits Me (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
John Calnan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mr. Widdoes; Terrence Jones; Mrs. Bromley
Synopsis:
The orphan Terrence Jones has an imaginary friend who keeps him safe from the mean Mr. Widdoes.

The Bewitched Beauty (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1260

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Whitey Reed; Molly Reed; Myra
Synopsis:
Myra makes a deal with a witch to win a beauty contest.
Reprints:
Keywords:
beauty contest; witch

Prisoner of the Power-Stone! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1245

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Thaddeus Watkins; Parno; King Walthrup; Rondell
Synopsis:
While trying to turn other elements into gold, the alchemist Rondell created a magic stone that grants the holders every wish, but slowly turns them evil.
Reprints:
Keywords:
alchemy; magic

Captives of the Ant Kingdom! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Lee Elias
Inks:
Lee Elias
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-2055

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Madden; King Pharaoh; Scott
Synopsis:
Scott and his partner search for a lost gold mine and battle giant ants.

The Fearsome Fountain of Youth (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1259

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Roger Hall; Crabbe; Christopher Moss; J.T. Farnley; May Johnson
Synopsis:
Criminal Roger Hall is willing to pay a million dollars for a drink from what he believes is water from the Fountain of Youth.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Fountain of Youth

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

The Doom Game (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-2056

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Drake; Haney
Synopsis:
A couple of explorers find two pistols each loaded with three magic bullets, two will bring wealth, the other doom.
Reprints:

The Menace of the Fireball (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Bob Brown
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1256

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dunstan Waverly Jr.; Dunstan Waverly Sr.
Synopsis:
A giant fireball from space threatens to melt the Earth.
Reprints:

Trial By Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Ernesto Patricio
Inks:
Ernesto Patricio
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1744

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Bret Hodge; Harriet Hodge; Comtesse Louise de Rochaud
Synopsis:
Bret and Harriet take refuge from a storm at a French hotel and are framed for murder.

Flame of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Val Calaquib
Inks:
Val Calaquib
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1626

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Three soldiers learn the hard way about the myth of never lighting three cigarettes on one match.
Keywords:
World War II

The End of Death (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-2057

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Peril; Eric Dexo; Professor Karl Dexo
Synopsis:
A criminal tries to convince Johnny Peril that he is being haunted by Death himself.
Reprints:

Nightmare House (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Jose Delbo
Inks:
Jose Delbo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1918

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Charlie Robbins; Sergeant Boyce; Mrs. Mapes; Hilda Winters; Mr. Jurgens; Otto
Synopsis:
Charlie Robbins, running from the law, takes refuge in a boarding house with a secret.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Contents page
  3. 2. Reserved For Madmen Only
  4. 3. A Hangman Awaits Me
  5. 4. The Bewitched Beauty
  6. 5. Prisoner of the Power-Stone!
  7. 6. Captives of the Ant Kingdom!
  8. 7. The Fearsome Fountain of Youth
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  10. 9. The Doom Game
  11. 10. The Menace of the Fireball
  12. 11. Trial By Terror
  13. 12. Flame of Death
  14. 13. The End of Death
    Johnny Peril
  15. 14. Nightmare House
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Max Capp
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