(December 1969-January 1970)

DC, 1969 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1969-10
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Dick Giordano; Carmine Infantino (editorial director)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Indicia date: December 1969-January 1970. Cover date: January.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Job Number:
G-467

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover credits from 'Art of Nick Cardy' book.

[As the full moon approaches its zenith...] (Table of Contents)

Cynthia, Mildred & Mordred / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Kaler
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-290

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cynthia; Mildred; Mordred
Synopsis:
Mildred and Mordred visit Cynthia at her "mod" apartment, and they are none to happy about it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence. No credits. Art formerly credited to Alex Toth; Sekowsky credit from Jim Bain via the GCD Errors list, February 2010.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

A Face In The Crowd! (Table of Contents)

Arnie / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Mike Roy
Inks:
Mike Peppe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-254

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Arnie (holocaust survivor); Bulgart (as a Nazi general and as a civilian); Cynthia (story host); a Rabbi
Synopsis:
After WWII, Arnie searches for Bulgart, the Nazi in charge of the concentration camp where Arnie was held, to exact his revenge.
Reprints:
Keywords:
holocaust

Indexer Notes

Page 6 is 1/2 a page. Script and art credits posted by Mark Hanerfeld in The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Artwork previously attributed to Don Heck by Steven Grant (via email June 2008). Mike Tiefenbacher corroborated Hanerfeld’s credits, noting Mike Roy’s stylistic similarity to Heck (via email November 2010).

Calling Members Of The Mighty I Patrol (Table of Contents)

The I Patrol / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Genre:
teen
Characters:
the I Patrol; Parade-Hater-Horace

Indexer Notes

Ad for Iverson bicycles, designed by George Barris, from Stelber Industries. No credits.

The Doll Man! (Table of Contents)

Cyrus Caulfield / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman
Pencils:
Jose Delbo
Inks:
Jose Delbo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-294

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cyrus Caulfield; landlords [Edna Bilch; Irving Bilch]; Mordred (story host)
Synopsis:
The tenants of the apartment building where Cyrus lives want him gone, and mob mentality takes over when they burst into his apartment.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

No credits.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents)

Max / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Max (jungle guide); Mildred (story host); old man (treasure hunter)
Synopsis:
Max takes an archaeologist into the jungle. When he discovers the treasure that the archaeologist is seeking is real, Max decides it will be his alone.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Page 7 is 1/2 a page. No credits.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Mad Menace (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
John Costanza (signed)
Pencils:
John Costanza (signed)
Inks:
John Costanza (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza (signed)
Job Number:
G-300-A

Genre:
humor
Characters:
witch
Synopsis:
A witch finds a magic formula for making winning golf balls, but finds out it's too similar to that of nitroglycerine.
Reprints:
Keywords:
golf

[Epilogue] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
David Kaler
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mildred; Mordred; Cynthia; Egor
Reprints:

Distortion! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Greene (signed)
Inks:
Sid Greene (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-103

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
John; Kathy
Synopsis:
Kathy refuses to enter the fun house.
Reprints:

Train To Doom (Table of Contents)

Fred / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway [as Gerard Conway]
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-461

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Chuck; Fred
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [As the full moon approaches its zenith...]
    Cynthia, Mildred & Mordred
  3. 2. A Face In The Crowd!
    Arnie
  4. 3. Calling Members Of The Mighty I Patrol
    The I Patrol
  5. 4. The Doll Man!
    Cyrus Caulfield
  6. 5. Treasure Hunt
    Max
  7. 6. Mad Menace
  8. 7. [Epilogue]
  9. 8. Distortion!
  10. 9. Train To Doom
    Fred
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