(November 2017)

Archie, 2018 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
19.99 USD; 21.99 USD
Pages:
194
On-sale date:
2018-01-03
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Rated Teen +
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Archie Comic Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Archie Horror
ISBN:
978-1-62738-990-7 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
9781627389907 51999
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
cardstock cover; glossy interiors
Binding:
trade paperback
Publishing Format:
collected edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Chilling Adventures in Sorcery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Francesco Francavilla
Inks:
Francesco Francavilla
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Introduction (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
Jack Morelli
Letters:
typeset

[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #1] (Table of Contents: 2)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Montage cover - scenes from the interior stories.

Behold the Beast (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
?
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Tommy; un-named blind girl
Synopsis:
Tommy, a freakish boy with four arms, is kept chained up in his parents' attic. When he escapes, an angry mob pursues him into the swamp, where he meets and falls in love with a blind girl who isn't afraid of him. When she falls into quicksand, Tommy sacrifices his own life to save hers.
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Keywords:
quicksand

The Boy Who Cried Vampire (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Uncle Bruce; Stanley; Sabrina (host); Aunt Hilda (host)
Synopsis:
Sabrina tells another terrifying tale: at a party, a boy named Stanley meets his uncle Bruce, who grows fangs, hypnotizes him and leaves him with two marks on his neck. Stanley accuses Bruce of being a vampire, but scientific tests prove that the wound was caused by a carving fork. Everyone, including Stanley, thinks he must have blacked out and accidentally stabbed himself with the fork. But when they're alone, Bruce admits that he stuck the fork in Stanley's neck, so that after he actually sinks his fangs in, no one will ever believe Stanley's story.
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Keywords:
vampire

Assignment in Fear (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Sandy; Billy; Miss Softly
Synopsis:
A teacher uses a special bit of Satanic homework to give a student his comeuppance for making fun of a boy who stutters.
Reprints:
Keywords:
bully; magic; stuttering

A Real Hot Talent (Table of Contents: 6)

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Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

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Quick Justice (Table of Contents: 7)

Sorcery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Synopsis:
An art thief gets an appropriate punishment for trying to steal a painting of a hanging.
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Curiosity Kills (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Henry Scarpelli
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Uncle Henry; Jason; Luke
Synopsis:
A wealthy old man dies. To Jason, the nephew he hated, he leaves twelve million dollars; to Luke, the nephew he loved, he leaves only a box that has never been opened. Jason becomes obsessed with the belief that the box must contain something better than the fortune he inherited.
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[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #2] (Table of Contents: 9)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Montage cover similar in execution to #1. The cover art is taken from interior panels. There are insets of Sabrina on the splash page of each story, but no other appearances by her.

The Ultimate Cure (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Dr. Kingston; Helen
Synopsis:
A doctor is scratched by a patient, and soon finds himself infected with a disease that transforms him into a hideous monster.
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Look Upon Your Legacy (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Sonny's World (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Dan DeCarlo
Inks:
Rudy Lapick
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Sonny; Aunt Minnie; Bertram
Synopsis:
A young boy has the ability to create living beings with his imagination.
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The Measure of a Monster (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Professor Wingate; Sally
Synopsis:
A scientist creates a giant-sized ant who begins to wreck the town. To stop his creation, he uses his formula to grow himself to giant size so he can fight the ant.
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The Cameo's Curse (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Doyle
Pencils:
Stan Goldberg
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino
Letters:
Bill Yoshida

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sabrina (host); Andrea
Synopsis:
A young woman steals an old jewel that causes her to be possessed by the spirit and powers of the Devil.
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Keywords:
demoic possession

[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #3] (Table of Contents: 15)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters:
Ben Oda ?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
demon

The Cat (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Alden Broooks; Senor Atalan; Consuelo
Synopsis:
A professional cat burglar eyes a large collection of jewels from a rich madman who has total control over his niece.
Reprints:
Keywords:
alchemy; Carribean; cat burglar; cobra; mongoose

A Stab in the Dark (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
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Missing Link (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. Hayden Burris; the Hapti; Lo-el
Synopsis:
Looking to find the missing link between the Neanderthals and the Cro-Magnons, Dr. Burris creates a time machine and journeys back in time. He becomes stranded in the past and eventually befriends a group of Neanderthals.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Neanderthal; time travel; wooly mammoth

Immortality Factor (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Arden Miller; Dr. Malton; Marion (Arden's sister); Vanoss
Synopsis:
A man comes to believe that his institutionalized sister did not die of a heart attack as her doctor reported.
Reprints:
Keywords:
sanitarium; vampire

Haunted Gallery (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Characters:
Remsen Haver; Elias Gainesford; Beryl Gainseford; Senor Bosco
Synopsis:
A lawyer with his eyes on an old man's money, niece, and museum kills the old man, only to have the paintings in the museum haunt him for his crime.
Reprints:
Keywords:
art gallery; electric chair; occult

[Familiars] (Table of Contents: 21)

Essays into the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Seuling
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
A short feature on familiars.
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[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #4] (Table of Contents: 22)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
occult

Suicide ...Maybe (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Vicente Alcazar
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Characters:
Arturo Paez; Satan [Shaw]; El General
Synopsis:
A man who fails to commit suicide is given a mission to kill an evil dictator, knowing the dictator's guards will surely kill him.
Reprints:
Keywords:
assassination; hanging; suicide

Loophole (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Horripilate Host (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Dick Giordano
Inks:
Dick Giordano
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sedgewick; Simpson
Synopsis:
A nasty, aging actor who is a vampire host on a Creeper Feature show is tricked into reciting a spell on live TV.
Reprints:
Keywords:
demon

Golden Touch (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Raymond Stanton; Ronda
Synopsis:
A man acquires Midas' Golden Touch.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gold

A Thousand Pounds of Clay (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Glut
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Morty Strang; Linda; Frank
Synopsis:
An artist creates a clay Golem to destroy his enemies, starting with his girlfriend and his best friend, who are having an affair.
Reprints:
Keywords:
golem; hippie

The Witch (Table of Contents: 28)

Essays into the Supernatural / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
Gray Morrow

Synopsis:
A short featurette on witches.
Reprints:
Keywords:
witch

[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #5] (Table of Contents: 29)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
occult

The Two Thieves of Baghdad (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow; Larry Hama
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Ibn Saud (a thief); The Caliph; Abbasides (a wizard); Little Hassan (another thief)
Synopsis:
When a thief finds a mystic amulet and becomes gigantic, he terrorizes Baghdad as a "djinn". The Caliph then orders his court magician and a street thief to stop the djinn.
Reprints:
Keywords:
amulet; Baghdad; desert; djinn

Esme' (Table of Contents: 31)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Vicente Alcazar
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar [as Serrano ?]
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Characters:
Esme; Miss Chermont; Armand
Synopsis:
When a young artist is injured in an car accident, her glasses are lost. Recovering in the hospital, her glasses are returned to her, but everyone she sees has become monstrous looking.
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Keywords:
Paris

Indexer Notes

There is a second signature in the 1st panel that says "Serrano" or "Serrand". It is unclear who this person is or what they did on the story. Per Jerry Bails' Who's Who site, "Serrano" is Vicente Alcazar's middle name, hence his credit above.

Barometer Falling ... (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Kalos; Baylyk
Synopsis:
Two warriors discover a hidden chamber with a genetically altered spiderwoman in it.
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The Choker Is Wild (Table of Contents: 33)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Queen Maleena Ladislav; Queen Morgit
Synopsis:
A queen wants a diamond studded choker from a gypsy queen and will get it by any means necessary.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gypsy

Dragons (Table of Contents: 34)

Essays into the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Phil Seuling
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A featurette on dragons.
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Keywords:
dragons

[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #6] (Table of Contents: 35)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Warrior's Dream (Table of Contents: 36)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates; Mary Skrenes
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Greygor; Josalee; Lorema
Synopsis:
The ghost of a serving girl gets revenge on the warrior who killed her.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dream; ghost

The Werewolf (Table of Contents: 37)

Essays Into the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Channing
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
werewolf

Out of Practice (Table of Contents: 38)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Phil Seuling
Pencils:
Ed Davis
Inks:
Ed Davis
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Foss; Dr. Marcus
Synopsis:
A doctor loses his life to another doctor's witchcraft.
Reprints:
Keywords:
witch; witchcraft

Death Goes to a Sales Convention! (Table of Contents: 39)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marvin Channing
Pencils:
Carlos Pino (signed)
Inks:
Carlos Pino (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Harvey Muller; Walter Addison
Synopsis:
A man pays a witch to get revenge on the two burglars who killed his wife.
Reprints:
Keywords:
witch; witchcraft

Indexer Notes

The last page is signed by the artist.

The Patience of a Cat (Table of Contents: 40)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carole Seuling [as C. Seuling]
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Howard Chaykin
Letters:
?

Genre:
historical; horror-suspense
Characters:
Linnet; Tom; Hakim
Synopsis:
A witch turns her ex-lover into a cat.
Reprints:
Keywords:
witch; witchcraft

Black Fog (Table of Contents: 41)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
T. Casey Brennan
Pencils:
Gray Morrow (illos, signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (illos, signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Face of Love - Face of Death (Table of Contents: 42)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marvin Channing
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Larry Winters
Synopsis:
A small-town disc jockey is infatuatied with a strange caller.
Reprints:
Keywords:
disc jokey; vampire

[Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #7] (Table of Contents: 43)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
wizard

A Twist in Time! (Table of Contents: 44)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Skeates [as Steve Skeats]
Pencils:
Carlos Pino
Inks:
Carlos Pino
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Merlin; Anton Isadore; Thompson
Synopsis:
Thompson gets revenge on his killer by way of a man dressed as Merlin.
Reprints:
Keywords:
crystal ball; warlock

Dibbuk (Table of Contents: 45)

Essays Into the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Channing
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Knife of Jack the Ripper (Table of Contents: 46)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Channing
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Irene Franklin; David Harrington
Synopsis:
A Jack the Ripper researcher steals the knife of Jack the Ripper from the Scotland Yard museum.
Reprints:
Keywords:
London; Scotland Yard

The Rivals (Table of Contents: 47)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Marvin Channing
Pencils:
Bruce Jones
Inks:
Bruce Jones
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Butch Gilbert; Terry Hull; Abigail Davis
Synopsis:
Two gangsters battle for 1920's Chicago, but one of them has the help of a witch.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Chicago; Prohibition; witch

The Benefactor (Table of Contents: 48)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
T. Casey Brennan
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar (signed) [as V. Hack]
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar (signed) [as V. Hack]
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Gabriel; Donovan
Synopsis:
The stranger Gabriel tries to give a woman a gift.
Reprints:

Possession and Exorcism (Table of Contents: 49)

Essays Into the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gray Morrow
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
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If I Were King (Table of Contents: 50)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Channing [as Marvin Channing]
Pencils:
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks:
Alex Toth (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Myron Evans; Leonora (an old gypsy witch); King Cade (a TV talk show host)
Synopsis:
Myron Evans -- a mousy accountant-- dreams of being King Cade, a handsome TV talk show host. His neighbor Leonora makes Myron's wish a reality. But there are down sides to King's clamorous life, one's that Myron never imagined.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gypsy; witch

Poltergeists (Table of Contents: 51)

Essays Into The Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marv Channing
Pencils:
Frank Thorne
Inks:
Frank Thorne
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An explanation of poltergeists.
Reprints:
Keywords:
poltergeist

The Spectre (Table of Contents: 52)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Holland
Pencils:
Gray Morrow (illo)
Inks:
Gray Morrow (illo)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Poem with an illustration.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Chilling Adventures in Sorcery
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #1]
  4. 3. Behold the Beast
  5. 4. The Boy Who Cried Vampire
  6. 5. Assignment in Fear
  7. 6. A Real Hot Talent
  8. 7. Quick Justice
    Sorcery
  9. 8. Curiosity Kills
  10. 9. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #2]
  11. 10. The Ultimate Cure
  12. 11. Look Upon Your Legacy
  13. 12. Sonny's World
  14. 13. The Measure of a Monster
  15. 14. The Cameo's Curse
  16. 15. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #3]
  17. 16. The Cat
  18. 17. A Stab in the Dark
  19. 18. Missing Link
  20. 19. Immortality Factor
  21. 20. Haunted Gallery
  22. 21. [Familiars]
    Essays into the Supernatural
  23. 22. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #4]
  24. 23. Suicide ...Maybe
  25. 24. Loophole
  26. 25. Horripilate Host
  27. 26. Golden Touch
  28. 27. A Thousand Pounds of Clay
  29. 28. The Witch
    Essays into the Supernatural
  30. 29. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #5]
  31. 30. The Two Thieves of Baghdad
  32. 31. Esme'
  33. 32. Barometer Falling ...
  34. 33. The Choker Is Wild
  35. 34. Dragons
    Essays into the Supernatural
  36. 35. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #6]
  37. 36. Warrior's Dream
  38. 37. The Werewolf
    Essays Into the Supernatural
  39. 38. Out of Practice
  40. 39. Death Goes to a Sales Convention!
  41. 40. The Patience of a Cat
  42. 41. Black Fog
  43. 42. Face of Love - Face of Death
  44. 43. [Chilling Adventures in Sorcery #7]
  45. 44. A Twist in Time!
  46. 45. Dibbuk
    Essays Into the Supernatural
  47. 46. The Knife of Jack the Ripper
  48. 47. The Rivals
  49. 48. The Benefactor
  50. 49. Possession and Exorcism
    Essays Into the Supernatural
  51. 50. If I Were King
  52. 51. Poltergeists
    Essays Into The Supernatural
  53. 52. The Spectre
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