(January-February 1978)

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Volume:
28
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
84
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Paul Levitz
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)

House of Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4182

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain

Indexer Notes

Color credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

["Welcome back, friends..."] (Table of Contents)

House of Mystery / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Wayne Howard
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-4890

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; Harvey H. Harvey

Indexer Notes

framing sequence

Blood of the Vampire! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Fleisher
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal
Inks:
Bob Smith
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
J-4128

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / filler / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Manak (signed)
Inks:
Dave Manak
Colors:
?

Genre:
humor

Perfect Poison (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates; Michael J. Pellowski (story idea)
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3484

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)

["What's that? You say you're lonely... rejected?"] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Dave Manak
Pencils:
Dave Manak (signed)
Inks:
Dave Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dave Manak ?
Job Number:
J-4935

Genre:
humor

Satan's Child (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Arthur Suydam
Inks:
Arthur Suydam
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Reprints:

Tricks or Treats (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal
Inks:
Wayne Howard
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-4925

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Abel; Murray Boltinoff; Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Raise the Devil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
David V. Reed [as Coram Nobis]
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3588

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Reprints:

["Now if that doesn't keep you until next Halloween..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Wayne Howard
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-4890

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; The Old Hag

Indexer Notes

framing sequence continued

Museum of Murder! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Kanigher; Michael J. Pellowski (story idea)
Pencils:
Alex Nino
Inks:
Alex Nino
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-3256

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Game Room / filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Manak ?
Pencils:
Dave Manak (signed)
Inks:
Dave Manak
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dave Manak ?
Job Number:
ZA-559

Genre:
humor

The Worm Turns! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Fleisher; Russell Carley (art continuity)
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
ZA-124

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host)

["Bravo! What wonderful stories!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Wayne Howard
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-4890

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Cain; Abel; The Old Hag

Indexer Notes

framing sequence concluded

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg ? [as Cain]
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-800

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Ricky Switzer; Charles Haskell; John Ramia, Jr.; Bruce Woehl; Lisa Anderson

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    House of Mystery
  2. 1. ["Welcome back, friends..."]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. Blood of the Vampire!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  5. 4. Perfect Poison
  6. 5. ["What's that? You say you're lonely... rejected?"]
    Cain's Game Room
  7. 6. Satan's Child
  8. 7. Tricks or Treats
  9. 8. Raise the Devil
  10. 9. ["Now if that doesn't keep you until next Halloween..."]
    House of Mystery
  11. 10. Museum of Murder!
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  13. 12. The Worm Turns!
  14. 13. ["Bravo! What wonderful stories!"]
    House of Mystery
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
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