The Unexpected #205 [Direct Sales]
(December 1980)

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Volume:
25
Price:
0.50 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]
Editing:
Jack C. Harris
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Mostly Saddle-Stitched (Squarebound #157-162)
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Second Possession of Angela Lake! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Janes
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-452

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Peril

The Unexpected Court of Judge Gallows (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack C. Harris
Pencils:
Gerald Forton
Inks:
Gerald Forton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6758

Characters:
Abel; Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia; Judge Gallows

The Second Possession of Angela Lake! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike W. Barr
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Colors:
Bob Le Rose
Letters:
John Costanza
Job Number:
J-6728

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Johnny Peril; Harold Lake; Mary Lake; Angela Lake; Professor Charles Damon; Heather Storm
Synopsis:
Johnny Peril has been hired by Mr. Lake to find his missing daughter whom he believes may be possessed by a demon.
Reprints:
Keywords:
demonic possession; exorcism; hypnosis

Superman Saves the Weather Satellite! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

A Match Made in Hades! (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Reuben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks:
Reuben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-5700

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mildred (host); Lydia; Harold; Old Elsie
Synopsis:
Harold buys a love potion to make Lydia fall in love with him but he is soon looking for the antidote.
Reprints:
Keywords:
love potion; witch

Bruce the Barbarian! (Table of Contents)

The House of Secrets / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
Vic Catan [as Vicatan]
Inks:
Vic Catan [as Vicatan]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-6463

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Abel (host); Bruce E. Platts; Cornelia Mathers; Mister Jackson
Synopsis:
After being dumped by Cornelia, Bruce uses the powers of his mind to transport himself to another place where he is a barbarian hero.
Reprints:
Keywords:
barbarian; dragon

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Jack C. Harris (responses)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-624

Indexer Notes

Letters from Laura F. Dickerson and Cynthia Kay Ketron.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Second Possession of Angela Lake!
    Johnny Peril
  2. 1. The Unexpected Court of Judge Gallows
  3. 2. The Second Possession of Angela Lake!
    Johnny Peril
  4. 3. Superman Saves the Weather Satellite!
    Superman; Hostess
  5. 4. A Match Made in Hades!
    The Witching Hour
  6. 5. Bruce the Barbarian!
    The House of Secrets
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Fernando Martello
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Max Capp
  • R S
  • Ramon Schenk