(April 1953)

Harvey, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Witches Tales, Inc.
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Four Color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing Series

Bird of Prey! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Witches Tales Contents No. 18 (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Includes panels from each of the four main stories and an editorial column.

Walpurgis! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Frederick Kaffner (master clockmaker, death); Carl (villain, Kaffner's assistant, death); un-named creatures of darkness (villains)
Synopsis
A clockmaker's assistant hates his strict employer enough to kill him, and he is given that opportunity on Walpurgis Night, when all the creatures of darkness are free to roam.
Reprints
Keywords
Walpurgis Night

Indexer Notes

Howard Nostrand writer credit removed by Craig Delich. While Nostrand was a writer on some comic stories, the Who's Who doesn't indicate he wrote stories that appeared in Witches Tales magazine.

Murder (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Witchcraft (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Six panel illustrated history of witchcraft from Europe to America.
Reprints
Keywords
Salem

Bird of Prey! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Abe Simon
Inks
Abe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Star of Doom (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Shadow! (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Hallowe'en (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction

Zodiac (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Redrawn and retitled as "Living Horrorscope" in reprint.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Bird of Prey!
  2. 1. Witches Tales Contents No. 18
  3. 2. Walpurgis!
  4. 3. Murder
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Witchcraft
  7. 6. Bird of Prey!
  8. 7. Star of Doom
  9. 8. Shadow!
  10. 9. Hallowe'en
  11. 10. Zodiac
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Dan Stevenson
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin