([August 1972])

K. G. Murray, 1972 Series
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Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Sport Magazine Pty. Ltd.
Brand:
?
Editing:
?
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Ju Ju Wishing Doll. Dripping Terror. The Dead Lover Returns. (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photograph)
Inks:
? (photograph)
Colors:
? (photograph)
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Photographic cover

The Dead Lover Returns! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters:
?
Editing:
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); B.J. Heyman (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Ted Femur dies in a boating accident, but pleads with the "high court of the dead" to return to the world of the living to look for the love of his life. He finds the girl who was meant for him. She doesn't see him as a rotting corpse and is willing to even marry him. But there's a catch...
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Flaming Witness (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Gutwirth
Inks:
Maurice Gutwirth ?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V.A. Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art director)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Karl Malden kills his business partner, Steve Gorm, by pushing him into a steel furnace. Gorm's fiery ghost returns to haunt the murderer.
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Mardu's Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

The Thing / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks:
Bob Forgione
Letters:
?
Editing:
Alfred V. Fago (original editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Man Who Lost his Body (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Letters:
?
Editing:
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); B.J. Heyman (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Baseball player Rick Demoine encounters the ghosts of former baseball heroes and steals their special abilities from them. Incorporating more and more ghostly traits, Rick Demoine himself turns into a spectral being.
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The Juju Wishing Doll (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V.A. Provisiero (original editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Death
Synopsis:
A pair of lovers on Haiti come into possession of a voodoo doll. Their careless handling of the powerful artefact will be their doom.
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Indexer Notes

The story is introduced by the (unnamed) Dr. Death, the horror-host from This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series).

Dripping Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks:
Anthony Cataldo ?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V.A. Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art director)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Mummy (Horror-Host)
Synopsis:
Captain Enoch Claughton kills the native girl Mauna for a bag of pearls. He is haunted by her ghostly apparition for decades and finally claimed to join her in death.
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Indexer Notes

Anthony Cataldo is rumored to have worked for Fawcett’s "Whiz Comics" in the early 50s (drawing the “Golden Arrow” feature). Also a bottle on the table in the splash wears the label “AC”.

Family Mixup (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter
Editing:
Al Fago [as Designed by Al Fago Studios] (original editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ju Ju Wishing Doll. Dripping Terror. The Dead Lover Returns.
  2. 1. The Dead Lover Returns!
  3. 2. The Flaming Witness
  4. 3. Mardu's Masterpiece
    The Thing
  5. 4. The Man Who Lost his Body
  6. 5. The Juju Wishing Doll
  7. 6. Dripping Terror
  8. 7. Family Mixup
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  • Mark Muller
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