Dark Horse, 2012 Series
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49.99 USD; 54.99 CAD
Pages:
232
On-sale date:
2013-09-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dark Horse Books
Brand:
Dark Horse Archives; Dark Horse Books
ISBN:
978-1-61655-185-8 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781616551858 54999
Editing:
Philip R. Simon
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
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Glossy
Binding:
Hardcover with dustjacket
Publishing Format:
Collected Editions

[Snow Monster] (Table of Contents)

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Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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horror-suspense
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monsters; sailing ships; snow

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On dustjacket front cover.

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

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Indexer Notes

Indicia.

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

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The Hard Stuff! (Table of Contents: 3)

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Michael T. Gilbert
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[Snow Monster] (Table of Contents: 4)

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Pencils:
Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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Genre:
horror-suspense
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Keywords:
monsters; sailing ships; snow

Have a Slimmer, Youthful, Feminine Appearance Instantly! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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Shadow of the Panther (Table of Contents: 6)

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Pencils:
Max Elkan
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Max Elkan
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Robert Lewis; Mona
Synopsis:
Robert Lewis comes up with a spray to bring things back from the dead, but when they do come back, they change form. A panther becomes a woman that he wants to marry, but he finds out that she never really stopped being a panther!
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No Answer (Table of Contents: 7)

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Genre:
horror-suspense
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Vinny
Synopsis:
Vinny kills a man, then gets a phone call through a disconnected phone.
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The Thing at the Bottom of the Sea (Table of Contents: 8)

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?
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Charlie Sultan
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Charlie Sultan
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
John Mitchell; Undine
Synopsis:
John Mitchell dives for gold, but finds a woman named Undine who haunts him for 50 years instead.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Synopsis:
Two letters and the winners of a writing contest are announced, including Nelson Bridwell, who's 3rd place story is in this issue.
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Indexer Notes

Letters from T. Tomkiewicz and Chas. E Steed.

The Case of the Haunted Boy (Table of Contents: 10)

"True" Ghosts / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
Pencils:
John Celardo
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John Celardo
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Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A Washington, D.C. boy is thrown around and noises follow him.
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When the Shaman Walked (Table of Contents: 11)

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John Belfi (signed)
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John Belfi (signed)
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Uncle Mack; Winnie; Charley
Synopsis:
A night-watchman in a museum and his niece are protected from crooks by a statue of a Siberian Shaman.
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The Gray One (Table of Contents: 12)

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Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell [as Nelson Bridwell]
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Frank Clinton
Synopsis:
Frank Clinton goes out hunting and kills a wolf that had been terrorizing a small French village, but when he gets home, the head of the wolf that he had kept as a trophy has turned into a human head.
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Indexer Notes

Nelson Bridwell won third prize in a writing contest and had this story published. Most likely this is his earliest comic book work (approximately 19 years old).

Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 4] (Table of Contents: 13)

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?
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Charlie Sultan
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Charlie Sultan
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Genre:
horror-suspense
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Dan Warren; Marcia; Burt
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Clouded Crystal (Table of Contents: 14)

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Genre:
horror-suspense
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The Man in the Mirror (Table of Contents: 15)

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?
Pencils:
R. S. Pious [as R.S.P.]
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R. S. Pious [as R.S.P.]
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?
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?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A "crackpot" comes to the offices of Adventures Into The Unknown and forces the editor into a mirror world.
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The Poet Who Returned from the Dead! (Table of Contents: 16)

"True" Ghosts of History / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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?
Inks:
John Celardo
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Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Characters:
Dante; Pietro
Synopsis:
Dante returns as a ghost to tell where the 13th canto is.
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The Boy Who Could Fly! (Table of Contents: 17)

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?
Pencils:
Bob Jenney
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Bob Jenney
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Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Bobby Wilson; Johnny
Synopsis:
Bobby Wilson learns he can fly, a gift from his father.
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Throw Up Your Hands! (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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Amazing Special Offer! Choose Any Two! (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Pencils:
Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Keywords:
monsters; pith helmets

Save Your Hair (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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The Boy Who Cried Wolf (Table of Contents: 22)

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Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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Characters:
Jimmy Rogers; Josiah Pendle
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Alaska's Phantom City (Table of Contents: 23)

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Pencils:
George Klein
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Ed Good ?
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Willoughby
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Aunt Mag's Cat (Table of Contents: 24)

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Aunt Mag; Otie Simmons
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Vampire's Castle (Table of Contents: 25)

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Pete Riss
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Pete Riss
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Bill; Trudy; Dr. Manusala
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26) (Expand) /

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For recommended reading ... (Table of Contents: 27) (Expand) /

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Seeing Rabbits (Table of Contents: 28)

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John Mara
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Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 5] (Table of Contents: 29)

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?
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Charlie Sultan
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Charlie Sultan
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Characters:
Dan Warren; Marcia; Betty; Nefer-Ra
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Letters from Terry Walsh, Abraham Feldman, Hank T. Sypniewski, and Sue Trammel.

The Civic Spirit (Table of Contents: 31)

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?
Pencils:
Bob Lubbers
Inks:
John Celardo
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?
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Characters:
Pete Smathers; Joe McInnis; Tom Bailey; Gwen Bailey; Madame Kreep
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Death of a Critic (Table of Contents: 32)

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Robert Preston
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Vision of Death (Table of Contents: 33)

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Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Alex Carter; Mrs. Anderson; Dr. Adams; Donald Prentiss; Angela
Synopsis:
Alex Carter reveals to a reporter how he arrived on death row. Though he is given a pardon by the governor, he still receives a death sentence.
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Case of the Uninhabitable House! (Table of Contents: 34)

Uncanny Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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?
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Charlie Sultan
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Charlie Sultan
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Let's Go, Pal! I'll Prove I Can Make You an All-Round He-Man (Table of Contents: 35) (Expand) /

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Ugly Blackheads Out in Seconds with Vacutex (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

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Send Today (Table of Contents: 37) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 38)

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Pencils:
Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Keywords:
haunted houses

Fascinating Novelties! Send Today! (Table of Contents: 39) (Expand) /

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Marriage of Death (Table of Contents: 40)

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?
Pencils:
Ken Bald
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Ken Bald
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?

Characters:
Dr. Ryan; Dan; Marian [Gram]; Annette Whitney; Pierre Le Mort; Jacques
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Lassoing the Lion (Table of Contents: 41) (Expand) /

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The Letter (Table of Contents: 42)

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Howard Blake; Dr. Montague
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Realm of the Mist Gods (Table of Contents: 43)

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?
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Ogden Whitney (signed)
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Ogden Whitney (signed)
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Congo Smith; Limey Gubbins; Nyoko
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Watchful Uncle (Table of Contents: 44)

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Cynthia Amberley; Roger Amberley; Uncle Jack
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Map of Magic (Table of Contents: 45)

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Pete Riss
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Pete Riss
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Characters:
David Jennings; Dr. Singer; Marie
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 46)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Letters from H. Beatrice Williams, James Parry, M. Sullivan, and Helen Lewis.

The Eel (Table of Contents: 47)

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?
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Howard L. Larsen
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Howard L. Larsen
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Tom Stubbs; Tauro
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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For recommended reading ... (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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Time to Die (Table of Contents: 50)

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Peter Halvorsen
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Case of the Phantom Art Critic (Table of Contents: 51)

Uncanny Mysteries / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Al Camy
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Al Camy
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Characters:
Mrs. Daingerfield; Elliott Daingerfield
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The Look of Death (Table of Contents: 52)

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?
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Charlie Sultan
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Art Gates ?
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Characters:
Mac MacAuley; Danny Gilmo; Marty Moran
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Pay Less - Get the Best! (Table of Contents: 53) (Expand) /

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Make Your Own Records (Table of Contents: 54) (Expand) /

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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 55)

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Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
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Ogden Whitney (signed)
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?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Keywords:
crystal balls; fortune tellers; monsters

Which of These 2 One Time Weaklings ... (Table of Contents: 56) (Expand) /

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The Vampire Vision (Table of Contents: 57)

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Ken Bald
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Ken Bald
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?

Characters:
Gail Foster; Mr. Foster; Bill Campbell; Dr. Ravpemi; Countess Zara
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Beating the Broken Buckboard (Table of Contents: 58) (Expand) /

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Stone Cold (Table of Contents: 59)

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Rod Foster; Professor Marxwell
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Sold to Satan (Table of Contents: 60)

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Edvard Moritz
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Edvard Moritz
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Characters:
Dan Dillon; Jerry White; Fred Adams; Satan
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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Indexer Notes

Letters from Delton L. Hudson, Rosalie Rubenstein, and Donna Siebler.

When Witches Walked (Table of Contents: 62)

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Lin Streeter
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Lin Streeter
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Characters:
Alice Kyteler; John De Notingham; Richard De Stowe; Isobel Gowdie; Julien Cox; Lyddie Shears
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Case of the Ghostly Passenger (Table of Contents: 63)

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Lin Streeter ?
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Lin Streeter ?
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Captain Wintour
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The Haunted Castle (Table of Contents: 64)

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?
Pencils:
Lin Streeter (signed)
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Lin Streeter (signed)
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St. Donat's Castle

Fountain of Death (Table of Contents: 65)

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Characters:
Andre Visson
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Diary of Doom (Table of Contents: 66)

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John Celardo
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John Celardo
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Characters:
George Fielding; Dr. Stanton; Mona
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 67) (Expand) /

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For recommended reading ... (Table of Contents: 68) (Expand) /

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Devil's Masquerade (Table of Contents: 69)

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Judy Morrisey; The Devil
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The King of Sweden and the Little Grey Men (Table of Contents: 70)

"True" Ghosts of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
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Characters:
King Charles XII of Sweden
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Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 6] (Table of Contents: 71)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
Charlie Sultan
Inks:
Charlie Sultan
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Characters:
Dan Warren; Marcia; Wayland Smith
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Pay Less - Get the Best! (Table of Contents: 72) (Expand) /

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While They Last. Outstanding bargains (Table of Contents: 73) (Expand) /

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Forbidden Worlds (Table of Contents: 74) (Expand) /

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Silver Streak Archives (Table of Contents: 75) (Expand) /

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Crime Does not Pay (Table of Contents: 76) (Expand) /

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Dark Horse Archives (Table of Contents: 77) (Expand) /

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Adventures into the Unknown (Table of Contents: 78) (Expand) /

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Adventures into the Unknown (Table of Contents: 79) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Snow Monster]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. The Hard Stuff!
  5. 4. [Snow Monster]
  6. 5. Have a Slimmer, Youthful, Feminine Appearance Instantly!
  7. 6. Shadow of the Panther
  8. 7. No Answer
  9. 8. The Thing at the Bottom of the Sea
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  11. 10. The Case of the Haunted Boy
    "True" Ghosts
  12. 11. When the Shaman Walked
  13. 12. The Gray One
  14. 13. Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 4]
  15. 14. Clouded Crystal
  16. 15. The Man in the Mirror
  17. 16. The Poet Who Returned from the Dead!
    "True" Ghosts of History
  18. 17. The Boy Who Could Fly!
  19. 18. Throw Up Your Hands!
  20. 19. Amazing Special Offer! Choose Any Two!
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. Save Your Hair
  23. 22. The Boy Who Cried Wolf
  24. 23. Alaska's Phantom City
  25. 24. Aunt Mag's Cat
  26. 25. Vampire's Castle
  27. 26. ["Guess what I'm thinking of that's square..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  28. 27. For recommended reading ...
  29. 28. Seeing Rabbits
  30. 29. Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 5]
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  32. 31. The Civic Spirit
  33. 32. Death of a Critic
  34. 33. Vision of Death
  35. 34. Case of the Uninhabitable House!
    Uncanny Mysteries
  36. 35. Let's Go, Pal! I'll Prove I Can Make You an All-Round He-Man
  37. 36. Ugly Blackheads Out in Seconds with Vacutex
  38. 37. Send Today
  39. 38. [no title indexed]
  40. 39. Fascinating Novelties! Send Today!
  41. 40. Marriage of Death
  42. 41. Lassoing the Lion
    "U. S." Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  43. 42. The Letter
  44. 43. Realm of the Mist Gods
  45. 44. Watchful Uncle
  46. 45. Map of Magic
  47. 46. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  48. 47. The Eel
  49. 48. ["Heel and toe and strut your stuff..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  50. 49. For recommended reading ...
  51. 50. Time to Die
  52. 51. Case of the Phantom Art Critic
    Uncanny Mysteries
  53. 52. The Look of Death
  54. 53. Pay Less - Get the Best!
  55. 54. Make Your Own Records
  56. 55. [no title indexed]
  57. 56. Which of These 2 One Time Weaklings ...
  58. 57. The Vampire Vision
  59. 58. Beating the Broken Buckboard
    "U. S." Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  60. 59. Stone Cold
  61. 60. Sold to Satan
  62. 61. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  63. 62. When Witches Walked
  64. 63. Case of the Ghostly Passenger
    Uncanny Mysteries
  65. 64. The Haunted Castle
  66. 65. Fountain of Death
  67. 66. Diary of Doom
  68. 67. ["Look! She's trying to teach him how to blow..."]
    Dubble Bubble Gum
  69. 68. For recommended reading ...
  70. 69. Devil's Masquerade
  71. 70. The King of Sweden and the Little Grey Men
    "True" Ghosts of History
  72. 71. Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 6]
  73. 72. Pay Less - Get the Best!
  74. 73. While They Last. Outstanding bargains
  75. 74. Forbidden Worlds
  76. 75. Silver Streak Archives
  77. 76. Crime Does not Pay
  78. 77. Dark Horse Archives
  79. 78. Adventures into the Unknown
  80. 79. Adventures into the Unknown
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