The Unexpected #206 [Newsstand]
(January 1981)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
26
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1980-10-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893070501
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Mostly Saddle-Stitched (Squarebound #157-162)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #206 [Direct].

On-sale date from Comic Reader #184.


The Ultimate Assassin (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim Janes
Inks
Bob Smith
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-472
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Art credits from The Comic Reader #184. Rich Buckler pencils per Nick Caputo.

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

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

Script
Jack C Harris ?
Pencils
Bo Hampton
Inks
Bo Hampton
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6884
First Line of Dialogue or Text
An unexpected visit to the House of Secrets...

A Nightmare Must End (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Tenny Henson
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-6496
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Ugly to Look At and Frightful to Know (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ernesto Patricio
Inks
Ernesto Patricio
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5719
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Flash Meets the Bureauc-Rat (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Flash; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Not on Your Life (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Kim DeMulder
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Iron Beast (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Utley
Pencils
John Garcia
Inks
John Garcia
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-6664
Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Ultimate Assassin (Table of Contents: 7)

Johnny Peril / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Mike W. Barr
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Bruce Patterson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6863
Genre
fantasy-supernatural

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-643
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ultimate Assassin
    Johnny Peril
  2. 1. ["An unexpected visit to the House of Secrets..."]
  3. 2. A Nightmare Must End
  4. 3. Ugly to Look At and Frightful to Know
  5. 4. The Flash Meets the Bureauc-Rat
    The Flash; Hostess Fruit Pies
  6. 5. Not on Your Life
  7. 6. The Iron Beast
  8. 7. The Ultimate Assassin
    Johnny Peril
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
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