(December 1971-January 1972)

DC, 1969 Series
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Volume:
3
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Murray Boltinoff
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

When Satan Comes A-Creeping (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1136

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mordred (inset)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from The Art of Nick Cardy (John Coates, Vanguard Productions, 2001).

["I wish we'd have stayed in our old house..."] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1114

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia
Synopsis:
Mildred wishes they had never moved out of the old house and into an apartment.
Reprints:

The Worm That Turned to Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-902

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cynthia (host); Barney; Henrietta; Keith
Synopsis:
Everyone always picks on Barney, including his horrible wife, but one day his imaginary twin brother shows him how to get even.
Reprints:

The Diggers! (or, Dig, They Must!) (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Haney
Pencils:
Bob Brown
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
#8

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Characters:
Mordred (host); Achilles Moreau; Monique
Synopsis:
Achilles Moreau is haunted by the men he left to die in a trench during World War I.
Reprints:
Keywords:
World War I

The Face behind the Mask (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1135

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Zoe Ann Kerns; Freddie White; Jay Hamilton
Synopsis:
Jay Hamilton woos an actress who spends each night with her face covered in bandages. She claims to be 300 years old and to have a magic potion that keeps her young for a short period of time. Since she has run out of the potion, Jay and his father accompany her to meet the sorcerer who sells her the elixir, but Zoe Ann admits it's all a scam and the men turn the "sorcerer" over to the police.
Reprints:

I Was a Prisoner of the Supernatural (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Herron
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1134

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Jasper Murdock; Mr. Robley; Gilda Greene; Mephistopheles; Tom Shields
Synopsis:
Jasper Murdock, an actor playing the role of Mephistopheles, agrees to a deal with the Devil, but refuses to fulfill the contract and is rewarded.
Reprints:

Hypnotic Eye (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Aparo ?
Job Number:
B-998

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Rudy; Feigen
Synopsis:
A duel is fought but one participant tries to use hypnotic powers to win.
Reprints:

When Satan Comes A-Creeping! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
John Calnan
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-956

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mildred (host); Lord Harold; Bedelia; Satan (cat)
Synopsis:
Lord Harold forces a witch to do his bidding.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Witch-Ful Thinking / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illo)
Inks:
? (illo)
Colors:
? (illo)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1132

Indexer Notes

Letter submitted by Joan Early (a self-proclaimed witch)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. When Satan Comes A-Creeping
    The Witching Hour
  2. 1. ["I wish we'd have stayed in our old house..."]
    The Witching Hour
  3. 2. The Worm That Turned to Terror
  4. 3. The Diggers! (or, Dig, They Must!)
  5. 4. The Face behind the Mask
  6. 5. I Was a Prisoner of the Supernatural
  7. 6. Hypnotic Eye
  8. 7. When Satan Comes A-Creeping!
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Witch-Ful Thinking
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