Misty #29th April 1978 [13]
(29th April 1978)

IPC, 1978 Series
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Price
8p [0-0-8 GBP]; 0.30 AUD; 0.30 NZD; 0.30 ZAR; 1.00 MYR
Pages
32
Indicia Frequency
every Monday
On-sale Date
1978-04-24
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
IPC Magazines Ltd.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The School of the Lost / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Eduardo Feito
Inks
Eduardo Feito
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jenny's fate was sealed the day she joined... the School of the Lost
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Art is a detail from the story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Shirley Bellwood
Inks
Shirley Bellwood
Letters
Jack Cunningham

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here as the mists move and part I am waiting for you once again...
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The School of the Lost / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eduardo Feito
Inks
Eduardo Feito
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! What a smashing job that looks.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jenny James; Miss Stone; Antonia; Mrs. Oak
Synopsis
Jenny gets a job at a mysterious boarding school where she discovers she is one of many previous fair-haired skivvies and is constantly told she is being protected. She doesn’t tell on the girls for their pranks and in bed that evening she receives a warning on her window.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Moonchild / comic story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script
Pat Mills
Pencils
John Armstrong
Inks
John Armstrong
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
All right, Norma... you've hard your turn... now it's mine!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rosemary Black; Norma Sykes; Anne
Synopsis
Rosemary punishes Norma and her friends with cake and loud music; they run, but Norma sets the house on fire. Grandmother reveals she saved Rosemary and the fire brigade put out flames. Grandmother dies in hospital and Rosemary’s mother leaves, Rosemary’s powers vanish and she goes to live with Anne.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Script credit and synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Let Not Evil Flourish (Table of Contents: 4)

Nightmare! / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
José Ariza
Inks
José Ariza
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Carol Ferris; Hazel; Barbie
Synopsis
Carol and her bellringing group go to play in a candlelit church and discover a strange sign with musical notation. They play it widdershins and it summons a demon –- then Carol wakes up to from her nightmare and finds her friends are about to start playing the music.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Day of the Dragon / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jaume Rumeu Perera
Inks
Jaume Rumeu Perera
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come on! What's wrong with this stupid phone?
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Gayle watches more of story: Chen and Shih-Yu are attacked by bandits, betrayed by her maid, and she is returned to father’s house. The next day Shih-Yu is taken to a new husband who Gayle recognises as Michael Lee, the man who gave her the mirror.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Bee Quest (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; animal

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Write to Misty / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am 10 years old and buy your comic every week because the stories are so scarey and I like stories like that.

Dark Secrets... Dark Night (Table of Contents: 8)

Nightmare! / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Houghton
Inks
Ken Houghton
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Katrine
Synopsis
Katrine is travelling alone on train with kindly man in carriage. An annoying man enters the carriage and tells stories of ghosts and vampires to scare her. The train enters a tunnel and he kills the man and says he is a vampire. She reveals she is the train’s ghost and vanishes
Reprints
Keywords
ghosts; trains; vampires

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Honey's Bees (Table of Contents: 9)

Beasts / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Isidre Monés
Inks
Isidre Monés
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Honey and her father keep bees. When her father dies, she is distraught and put under the care of a kind uncle. She then meets Bill and wants to marry him but he is arrested. The bees attack her uncle who reveals he framed Bill and had gambled away her inheritance.
Keywords
apiaries; bees

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Paint It Black / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Alan Davidson
Pencils
Brian Delaney
Inks
Brian Delaney
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It seemed to be growing stonger and stronger -- Maggie's strange feeling that the girl in the portrait was her friend.
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Thursby offers Maggie £2000 for all the paints and pictures and says it is an evil power and that he will destroy them. She agrees but is reluctant to hand over the picture of Amy.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from David Roach at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.

Script credit and synopsis from Julia Round at "Misty: Stories, Creators, Credits." Julia Round. https://www.juliaround.com/misty. Retrieved January 17, 2020.