(February 1982)

Western, 1972 Series
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Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand:
Whitman
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Stories in this issue are copyright 1972 and 1976, so are likely reprints. 90272-202

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Winslow Morimer; Al McWilliams (line art cover pieced together from interior panels by McWilliams and Mortimer)
Inks:
Winslow Morimer; Al McWilliams (line art cover pieced together from interior panels by McWilliams and Mortimer)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Bert Franklin; David Granger; Grandma Granger

He's on The Right Track In Whitman Comics (Table of Contents)

Super Goof / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Super Goof [Goofy]
Synopsis:
House ad for Super Goof comics.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Cover reprint used as ad. Inside front cover.

Uncle Bert's Children (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Lasky
Pencils:
Al McWilliams
Inks:
Al McWilliams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Al McWilliams
Job Number:
58-8112

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Bert Franklin; Mr. Wilcox; Jackie
Synopsis:
Bert Franklin runs the carousel at an amusement park and claims it is his life...which it is.

The Haunting of December Hill (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
"Big Mike Conroy"; Sheila Conroy; Maureen Conroy; Mr. Stapes; Old Meg; Brau Bryan (ghost); Mr. Bethune
Synopsis:
Mike tries to get into Boston society by faking his ancestry, but a ghost knows the real story.

Grandma's House (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Arnold Drake
Pencils:
Winslow Mortimer
Inks:
Winslow Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
occult
Characters:
David Granger; Gwen Granger; Grandma Granger (ghost); Hal; Charleen
Synopsis:
David gets a message from his grandma that saves his life.

The Ghost Watch (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Freff
Pencils:
Winslow Mortimer
Inks:
Winslow Mortimer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Tom Whitmore; Harry; Joe; Amelia Sefton (ghost); the Jefferson brothers (flashback)
Synopsis:
Tom dances the evening away with a ghost, while listening to her tale.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Childhood Ghost (Table of Contents)

Grimm's Ghost Stories / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa
Inks:
Joe Certa
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Ken; Paul; Jean; Paul's wife; skeleton
Synopsis:
While visiting a local haunted house, Paul and his friend discover that Ken killed a man with a well-thrown baseball many years ago.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

What An Act! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Characters:
Popeye; Olive Oyl; Bluto; The Hag; Swe' Pea; The Jeep; Wimpy; Popeye's father
Synopsis:
House ad for Popeye and other Whitman comics.

Indexer Notes

inside back cover.

Fun For Everyone!! (Table of Contents)

Whitman Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
House ad for Whitman Comics.

Indexer Notes

back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  2. 1. He's on The Right Track In Whitman Comics
    Super Goof
  3. 2. Uncle Bert's Children
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  4. 3. The Haunting of December Hill
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  5. 4. Grandma's House
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  6. 5. The Ghost Watch
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  7. 6. Childhood Ghost
    Grimm's Ghost Stories
  8. 7. What An Act!
    Popeye
  9. 8. Fun For Everyone!!
    Whitman Comics
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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