Black Cat #61
(January 1958)

Harvey, 1946 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Thrill Adventure
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US (#1-58); Standard Silver Age US (#59-62)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Cat Mystic / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Simon ?; Bob Powell ?
Inks
Joe Simon ?; Bob Powell ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Cover is based on interior scene but likely not drawn by Powell. Joe Simon may have been involved with reworking of cover. Info per Nick Caputo.

In This Issue (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon ?
Inks
George Roussos ?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Indexer Notes

Possible Nostrand art per Harry Mendryk.

Colorama (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Howard Nostrand ?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This reprint of the story includes Code changes.

Invasion From.. Mars! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?

Genre
detective-mystery

Unknown Worlds! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Morisi ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Line-Up (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Nostrand
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand; Al Avison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This is a reprint of "Lynch Mob" from Black Cat #45, with lots of Code changes and rework/softening of many grotesque faces - probably by Al Avison.

Knockout (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from "Knockout" in Black Cat #45 with some Code changes.

The Landing (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?

Genre
science fiction

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

Strange Superstitions / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand; Al Avison ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Many harmless birds and animals were once regarded...
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from Black Cat #45 with some Code changes.

Cancelled (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Avison ?
Inks
Al Avison ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reprinted from "I.O.U. One Body" in Black Cat #45 with some Code changes.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Cat Mystic
  2. 1. In This Issue
  3. 2. Colorama
  4. 3. Invasion From.. Mars!
  5. 4. Unknown Worlds!
  6. 5. Line-Up
  7. 6. Knockout
  8. 7. The Landing
  9. 8. ["Many harmless birds and animals were once regarded..."]
    Strange Superstitions
  10. 9. Cancelled
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Brian Dobbelaere
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Henry Steele, Hames Ware, Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
  • Michael Hoskin
  • James Zee
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne