(January 1980)

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Volume:
10
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893071701
Editing:
Paul Levitz
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[A Toast to the Dying] (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Keywords:
Nazis; vampires

"This is my throne room... the citadel of mass murder, from which bombs and missiles can fly forth to destroy the world!" (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6201

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death

Prison of the Mind (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Ruben Yandoc
Inks:
Ruben Yandoc
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Esphid Mahilum
Job Number:
J-6066

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in Isreal in October and November 1974.

The Stony-eyed Medusa (Table of Contents)

Flash; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Flash; Medusa

Indexer Notes

Hostess Fruit Pies ad.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

A.P.O. Weird War Tales / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Paul Levitz
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-397

Indexer Notes

Letters from A. Gary Giroux and Unsigned (from Toronto, Ontario, Canada).

A Toast to the Dying (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan [as G. Kashdan]
Pencils:
Romeo Tanghal
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6160

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Death (host)
Keywords:
Nazis; vampires

Indexer Notes

Set in a Rumanian mountain village and Braklowa Castle during World War II.

Volume 79 Issue 41 Week of October 8, 1979 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bob Rozakis; Anthony Tollin
Pencils:
Fred Hembeck
Inks:
Fred Hembeck
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Steve Trevor; Starman [Prince Gavyn]

Indexer Notes

Information on Adventure Comics #467, Sgt. Rock #336, comics reverting to 40 cents, comics on sale the week of October 22nd, Fred Hembeck strip featuring Steve Trevor (from Wonder Woman) and Ask the Answer Man questions from Loren Stachak, Phillip Weaver, Guy Beauregard, Dick Hopkins, Jeff Alphin, Brent Burrow, Aaron Skentzos, Tom Carlton, Paul Cianci, Chris Kolesey and John Bankson.

Penitence (Table of Contents)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils:
Ric Estrada
Inks:
Ric Estrada
Colors:
Jerry Serpe
Letters:
Milt Snapinn
Job Number:
J-6163

Genre:
war
Characters:
Death (host)

Indexer Notes

Set in Rhodesia in 1891.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [A Toast to the Dying]
    Weird War Tales
  2. 1. "This is my throne room... the citadel of mass murder, from which bombs and missiles can fly forth to destroy the world!"
    Weird War Tales
  3. 2. Prison of the Mind
    Weird War Tales
  4. 3. The Stony-eyed Medusa
    Flash; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    A.P.O. Weird War Tales
  6. 5. A Toast to the Dying
    Weird War Tales
  7. 6. Volume 79 Issue 41 Week of October 8, 1979
    Daily Planet
  8. 7. Penitence
    Weird War Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk