(October 1972)

Western, 1963 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Cover code: 90053-210
This issue is a variant of Boris Karloff Tales of Mystery (Western, 1963 series) #43 [20¢].

Forbidden Rituals (Table of Contents)

Boris Karloff / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painting)
Inks
George Wilson (painting)
Colors
George Wilson (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Characters
Boris Karloff (photograph, inset)
Keywords
monster; spiral; teeth

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Alberto Becattini (January 2011).

Forbidden Rituals (Table of Contents: 1)

Boris Karloff / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Dick Wood
Pencils
Wayne Howard
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; detective-mystery
Reprints

The Birth of Frankenstein (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Cavern's Jaws (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Reprints

Troubled Waters (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Sal Trapani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Unknown pencils per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Len Wein, but in an interview in Alter Ego # 135, September 2015, he stated he did not draw the story.

Monstrous Weather (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Forbidden Rituals
    Boris Karloff
  2. 1. Forbidden Rituals
    Boris Karloff
  3. 2. The Birth of Frankenstein
  4. 3. The Cavern's Jaws
  5. 4. Troubled Waters
  6. 5. Monstrous Weather
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