([January 1981])

K. G. Murray, 1980 Series
< Previous Issue |
Price
0.90 AUD
Pages
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Murray Publishers Pty Ltd
Brand
Murray Comics

Monsters Ride at Night (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter ?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Monsters Ride at Night (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
George Wildman (original managing editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Bones (host); Hawg; Ziggy; Maxwell; Ambie; Anthony Blinn [Ghost]; Ape
Synopsis
A demon worshipping biker gang terrorizes a small town.
Reprints

The Lonely Dead (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill (signed)
Pencils
Sanho Kim (signed)
Inks
Sanho Kim (signed)
Letters
Sanho Kim
Editing
George Wildman (original managing editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Randolph Cobb; Letitia Cobb; Louise; Charles; Leo Bengler; Aaron; Alan
Synopsis
Four friends meet to try to discover the afterlife.
Reprints
  • US from Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #6 (August 1972) [pp1: Stylised “Ghost Manor” wording, illustration of Mr. Bones (host), and Job number (D-2791) deleted. Story title, Mr. Bones words and creator credits moved to fill the page. pp2-7: All illustrations of Mr. Bones deleted throughout story and text/artwork rearranged/redrawn.]

Fear Has 3 Dimensions! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Letters
Wayne Howard
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Job Number
D-3483
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Winnie the Witch (host); Ruvak Smith; Delilah Jahns; Gary Boyd;
Reprints
Keywords
artist; model; painter

The Red Death (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Al Fago (as Alfred V. Fago (original editor))

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
King George; Jester (unnamed)
Synopsis
A terrible and deadly plague ravages a medieval king's land. While his peasants die, the king holds a masquerade ball. But the "red death" enters as unwelcome visitor.
Reprints
Keywords
castle; plague

Indexer Notes

Country: Hippotamia

A Man Who Was Here! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
Sal Gentile (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jeff Roberts; Dave Bostwick; Mr. Case; Reb
Reprints
  • US from Ghostly Haunts (Charlton, 1971 series) #24 (April 1972) [Job number (D-2603) deleted from this reprint. All illustrations of Winnie the Witch (host) deleted from story and text/artwork rearranged/redrawn. pp6: 2 x panels containing Winnie the Witch deleted, and remaining 4 panels rearranged with house advertisement placed on bottom tier.]

Ghost Town Ghost (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Belfi (signed)
Inks
Dick Giordano (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Al Fago (as Alfred V. Fago (original editor))

Genre
horror-suspense; western-frontier
Characters
Dude Fenley; Old Cady; Pancho; Sherrif (unnamed)
Synopsis
Western outlaw Dude Fenley and his gang murder the prospector Old Cady and take off with his gold by kidnapping a train. However a ghostly apparition derails the train.
Reprints
Keywords
gold; train

Return Visit! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
Sal Gentile (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
‘Giggles’ Flinn; ‘Whitey’ Hasker; Anna Foster
Reprints
  • US from Ghostly Haunts (Charlton, 1971 series) #23 (March 1972) [Job number (D-2333) deleted from this reprint. All illustrations of Winnie the Witch (host) deleted from story and text/artwork rearranged/redrawn.]

The Constant Eye (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); Roy Ald (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Justin Westrum; Mack Wilson; Jacques
Synopsis
Justin Westrum murders his business partner Mack and disposes of his body in a nearby lake. But he is haunted by Mack's curse who swore to "keep an eye" on him. Becoming more and more paranoid, Westrum goes too far in his attempts to cover his tracks.
Reprints
  • US from This Magazine Is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series) #4 (April 1952) [Splash page: original indicia removed - artwork extended at bottom. Story title and caption rearranged, and editorial credits deleted. “This Magazine is Haunted” banner removed from every page of story. All illustrations of Doctor Death (host) deleted from story and text/artwork rearranged/redrawn.]

Partners! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
?
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Max Aarens; Henry Farr; Dr. Smith
Synopsis
Two gold prospectors find gold in northern Canada. When one kills the other so he can have all the gold, the slain prospector's ghost haunts the killer.
Reprints
  • US from Ghostly Haunts (Charlton, 1971 series) #29 (January 1973) [Job number (D-3409 deleted from this reprint. All illustrations of Winnie the Witch (host) deleted from story and text/artwork rearranged/redrawn.]

The Fat Man! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); Ginny Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Leo Main; Mrs. Tyran
Synopsis
Art painter Leo Main is threatened by his landlady Mrs. Tyran. He paints a murder scene involving her and an ominous fat man. The fat man becomes reality, though, and starts developing a will of his own.
Reprints
Keywords
painter; strangulation

Come Stay with Me (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
George Wildman (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Bones (host); Gustavius Johann De Witt; Frederick De Witt; Gerda De Witt; Oliver De Witt
Synopsis
Oliver De Witt breaks the curse of the De Witt family.
Reprints

The City of the Dead! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarthy
Inks
Bob McCarthy
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); Ginny Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An adventurous photographer wants to take pictures of a mysterious, forbidden place called "City of the Dead" amidst a desert. He forces his entry by poisoning himself, but takes too high a dose and actually belongs in the realm of the dead.
Reprints
Keywords
desert; vulture

Rydan's Folly! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Ray Burzon
Editing
Sal Gentile (original editor)

Job Number
C-273
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Larry Carr; Enid Carr; Lance Rydan
Reprints
Keywords
ghost
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Monsters Ride at Night
  2. 1. The Monsters Ride at Night
  3. 2. The Lonely Dead
  4. 3. Fear Has 3 Dimensions!
  5. 4. The Red Death
  6. 5. A Man Who Was Here!
  7. 6. Ghost Town Ghost
  8. 7. Return Visit!
  9. 8. The Constant Eye
  10. 9. Partners!
  11. 10. The Fat Man!
  12. 11. Come Stay with Me
  13. 12. The City of the Dead!
  14. 13. Rydan's Folly!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mark Muller
  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)