(May 1975)

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Volume:
24
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing:
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (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

[Way of the Werewolf] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3935

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
werewolf
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Batman and the Mummy (Table of Contents)

Batman; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Aparo ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batman; Robin [Dick Grayson]; the Mummy
Synopsis:
The Dynamic Duo stop a mummy's rampage with Hostess treats.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies; inside front cover

["Well! Will you look at that!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3259

Characters:
Cain; Gregory the Gargoyle; werewolf

Way of the Werewolf (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Gerry Talaoc
Inks:
Gerry Talaoc
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3259

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Jan Bartok, a werewolf
Synopsis:
Werewolf Jan Bartok reverts to human form and seeks refuge with a peasant couple, but they turn out to be vampires.
Reprints:

DC Makes Comics History (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Kubert; E. E. Hibbard
Inks:
Joe Kubert; E. E. Hibbard
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Indexer Notes

house ad for Limited Collector's Edition (DC, 1972 series) #C-36 [The Bible] and Famous First Editions (DC, 1974 series) #F-7 [reprinting All-Star Comics #3]

Cold Cold Heart (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks:
Ricardo Villamonte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3728

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Synopsis:
Philip Shaw takes his brother's place in cryogenic suspension, awakening three hundred years later only to find that the human race has been wiped out in an alien invasion and the aliens want to dissect him for scientific research.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz ? [as Cain]
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Abel; Paul Edwards; Lisa Anderson

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1974
Average number of copies sold during preceding 12 months (total paid circulation): 174,504
Actual number sold for issue nearest filing date (total paid circulation): 194,505
Owner: National Periodical Publications, Inc., wholly owned by Warner Communications, Inc., a publicly-held company, both at 75 Rockefeller Plaza, N.Y., N.Y. 10019

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Way of the Werewolf]
  2. 1. Batman and the Mummy
    Batman; Hostess
  3. 2. ["Well! Will you look at that!"]
    House of Mystery
  4. 3. Way of the Werewolf
  5. 4. DC Makes Comics History
  6. 5. Cold Cold Heart
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jerry Hillegas
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  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Carl Gafford
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bob Hughes
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Ed Boner
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Jim Van Dore