(February-March 1970)

DC, 1969 Series
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Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Superman DC National Comics
Editing:
Dick Giordano
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[The Big Break!] (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams ?
Inks:
Dick Giordano ?; Neal Adams ?
Job Number:
G-374?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cynthia (inset); Mildred (inset); Mordred (inset)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Adams pencils and inks per Jim Bain, Nick Caputo and pencilink blog. Adams is not credited on his checklist at nealadams.com. but Nick notes the pose and figure of the convict typifies Adams style. Previous indexer credited Nick Cardy.

Jim van Dore credited Dick Giordano and Fred Snyder credited Jim Aparo with art.

[Who comes this way from the dark castle towering above the swamp?] (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alex Toth
Job Number:
G-533, G-534

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cynthia; Mildred; Mordred; Egor
Synopsis:
Mildred and Mordred hurt Egor's feelings when they want to take his photo.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #76 (1969).

The Big Break! (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-419

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mordred (host); John Cobern
Synopsis:
John Cobern escapes from prison only to be trapped in the house of his youth by a curse.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Bain via the CGD Errors list, February 2010.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #76 (1969).

[Interlude] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alex Toth

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

The Captive! (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / comic story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
George Roussos ?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-170

Characters:
Mildred (host)
Synopsis:
A gangland boss wants a painter to create a portrait of himself.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Bain via the GCD Errors list, February 2010.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #76 (1969).

[Interlude] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alex Toth

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

Look Homeward, Angelo! (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Jack Abel; Alex Toth (page1, panel 1 only)
Inks:
Jack Abel; Alex Toth (page1, panel 1 only)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; Alex Toth (page1, panel 1 only)
Job Number:
G-169

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cynthia (host); Egor; Angelo; Steve; Louis
Synopsis:
Angelo's adoptive parents believe he is the cause of the haunting in their new house.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Bain via the GCD Errors list, February 2010.

Script and art credits posted in The Comic Reader #76 (1969).

[Epilogue] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Mike Friedrich
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Alex Toth
Colors:
?
Letters:
Alex Toth

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

Who Believes Ouija? (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-338

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Inks:
Michael W. Kaluta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-406

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A con-man decides to pose as the Prince of Darkness.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [The Big Break!]
    The Witching Hour
  2. 1. [Who comes this way from the dark castle towering above the swamp?]
    The Witching Hour
  3. 2. The Big Break!
    The Witching Hour
  4. 3. [Interlude]
  5. 4. The Captive!
    The Witching Hour
  6. 5. [Interlude]
  7. 6. Look Homeward, Angelo!
    The Witching Hour
  8. 7. [Epilogue]
  9. 8. Who Believes Ouija?
    The Witching Hour
  10. 9. Trick or Treat
    The Witching Hour
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