Gwandanaland Comics #2370 - Skywald's Scream Volume 1
([May] 2019)

Gwandanaland Comics, 2016 Series
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14.99 USD
Pages
272
On-sale Date
2019-05-27
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Gwandanaland Comics
ISBN
978-1-0705-2105-3 Search at WorldCat
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Editing
Lance Jones

Issue Notes

Reprints Scream (Skywald, 1973 series) #1-4.

Skywald's Scream: Volume 1 (Table of Contents)

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Pencils
Jose Miralles (painting)
Inks
Jose Miralles (painting)
Colors
Jose Miralles (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lady Satan
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Credits (Table of Contents: 1)

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Indexer Notes

Credits page.
Information is taken from 'The Complete Skywald Bibliograpy' by Richard J. Arndt (2010).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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Pencils
Vicente Segrelles (painting)
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Vicente Segrelles (painting)

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horror-suspense
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Prologue to a Scream... (Table of Contents: 3)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
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Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Frontispiece. According to Hewetson’s introduction, Scream #1 was put together in response to readers’ opinions as expressed in the Bunch Of Questions survey and was Phase 3 of the Horror-Mood.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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List of story titles in this issue.

Welcome To Scream #1 (Table of Contents: 5)

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Script
Al Hewetson
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photo
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typeset

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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Text article with photos.

I, Slime (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jose Gual
Inks
Jose Gual
Letters
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Genre
horror-suspense
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...Weird Count, Black Vampire Bats And Lunatic Horrors... (Table of Contents: 7)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
José Rubio [as Rubio]
Inks
José Rubio [as Rubio]
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horror-suspense
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This Archaic Breeding Ground... (Table of Contents: 8)

Sloggoths / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jose Gual
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Jose Gual
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horror-suspense
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...Hickory Dickory Dock... (Table of Contents: 9)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ferran Sostres
Inks
Ferran Sostres
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horror-suspense
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Where Lunatics Live (Table of Contents: 10)

Nosferatu / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
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Genre
horror-suspense
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The Skeleton In the Desert (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Maelo Cintron
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Maelo Cintron
Letters
typeset

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horror-suspense
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The Tale Of The Perfect Crime (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Felipe Dela Rosa
Inks
Felipe Dela Rosa
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

The Comics Macabre (Table of Contents: 14)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Maelo Cintron
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Maelo Cintron
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Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Fredric Wertham; Len Darvin; Al Hewetson; Herschel Waldman; Skywald staffers; Heap; Frankenstein's Monster
Synopsis
Featured lead characters based on ‘Seduction Of The Innocent’ author Fredric Wertham and Comics Code Authority president Len Darvin as well as Al Hewetson, Herschel Waldman & other Skywald staffers. In the story Darvin and Wertham visit the Skywald offices to complain about the horror comics being published, get into an argument and kill Hewetson whereupon tiny versions of Skywald’s Heap, Frankenstein’s Monster and others come off comic pages in the Skywald offices and kill Wertham and Darvin.
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Indexer Notes

Hewetson sent a copy of the story to Wertham, with whom he corresponded for a number of years but, according to Hewetson, Wertham didn’t get the point.

...The Strange Paintings of Jay Crumb... (Table of Contents: 15)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Felipe Dela Rosa
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Felipe Dela Rosa
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Spoof/takeoff on underground cartoonists Jay Lynch & Robert Crumb.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

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Scream (Table of Contents: 17)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
Letters
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Genre
horror-suspense
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Lady Satan Evil Origin Issue (Table of Contents: 18)

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Pencils
Jose Miralles (painting)
Inks
Jose Miralles (painting)
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horror-suspense
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Lady Satan
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[Editorial] (Table of Contents: 19)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
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Ricardo Villamonte
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
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Indexer Notes

Contents and credits page.

The Macabre Beginning (Table of Contents: 21)

Lady Satan / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
Letters
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horror-suspense
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I Was A Vampire For Hire (Table of Contents: 22)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Felipe Dela Rosa
Inks
Felipe Dela Rosa
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horror-suspense
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The Thing In The Black Dress (Table of Contents: 23)

Gothic Fairy Tales / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jesus Suso Rego
Inks
Jesus Suso Rego
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horror-suspense
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Edgar A. Poe's The Pit And The Pendulum (Table of Contents: 24)

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Edgar Allan Poe (short story); Al Hewetson (adaptation)
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the short story "The Pit and the Pendulum" by Edgar Allan Poe.

The Phantom of the Opera (Table of Contents: 25)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Maro Nava
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Maro Nava
Letters
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horror-suspense
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The Vampire Hunters (Table of Contents: 26)

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Al Hewetson
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Domingo Gomez
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Domingo Gomez
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horror-suspense
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The Vampire Letters (Table of Contents: 27)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Emilo Bernardo
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Emilo Bernardo
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horror-suspense
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The Thing That Left No Fingerprints (Table of Contents: 28)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ferran Sostres
Inks
Ferran Sostres
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horror-suspense
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The Fetid Belle Of The Mississippi (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jesus Suso Rego
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Jesus Suso Rego
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30)

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This is Suso (Table of Contents: 31)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jesus Suso Rego
Inks
Jesus Suso Rego
Letters
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Profile of artist Jesus Suso Rego.

...The Name Is Sinner Cane... And The Name Means Evil! (Table of Contents: 32)

Nosferatu / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 33) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Gothic Fairy Tale: A Tale Of 2 Macabre Snakes (Table of Contents: 34)

Gothic Fairy Tales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Felipe Dela Rosa
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Felipe Dela Rosa
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 35)

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Pencils
Francisco Javier González Vilanova [as Vilanova] (painting) (signed)
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Francisco Javier González Vilanova [as Vilanova] (painting) (signed)
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36)

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Jesus Duran
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Jesus Duran
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The weirdest classic tale of horror ever written
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Frontispiece. This page functions as a title page or introduction for The Phantom of the Opera.

Scream (Table of Contents: 37)

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Pencils
Jesus Duran
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Jesus Duran
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Indexer Notes

This contents page has an extract of two panels from part 2 of The Phantom of the Opera.

The Phantom of the Opera Chapter One …The Good… The Bad… And the Weird... (Table of Contents: 38)

The Phantom of the Opera / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gaston Leroux (novel); Al Hewetson (adaptation)
Pencils
Jesus Duran
Inks
Jesus Duran
Letters
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the novel "The Phantom of the Opera" by Gaston Leroux.

The Phantom of the Opera and So Starts Chapter Two: The Torture Chamber… (Table of Contents: 39)

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Gaston Leroux (novel); Al Hewetson (adaptation)
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Jesus Duran
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Jesus Duran
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horror-suspense
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[Domingo Gomez profile + editorial] (Table of Contents: 40)

Lunatic Letters From The Macabre Scream Mailbag / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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Al Hewetson
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photo
Letters
typeset

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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Dave Sim sends in a letter. The letters’ page also features a biography and photo of Domingo Gomez.

What Is Evil and What Is Not? (Table of Contents: 41)

Lady Satan / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lady Satan
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Indexer Notes

"Chapter Two" -- continued from previous issue (Scream #2).

The Fall of the House of Usher (Table of Contents: 42)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe (short-story); Al Hewetson (adaptation)
Pencils
Maro Nava
Inks
Maro Nava
Letters
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Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the short-story "The Fall of the House of Usher" by Edgar Allan Poe.

Messrs. Crypts and Graves: Undertakers (Table of Contents: 43)

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Script
Al Hewetson [as Joe Dentyn]
Pencils
Ruben Sosa (signed)
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Ruben Sosa (signed)
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horror-suspense
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Horror Preview Contest (Table of Contents: 44)

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Indexer Notes

This page features a sequence of five images with blank speech and captions to fill in. "The best 5 entries we receive will win an advance copy of the next issue..."

Nosferatu (Table of Contents: 45)

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This page is a photo article explaining the origin of Nosferatu in F.W. Murnau's 1922 silent film, also promoting a review of the film by Ed Fedory in Psycho #16.

The Tale of Another Nosferatu... Chapter 3 (Table of Contents: 46)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
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horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 47) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48) (Expand) /

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Blood-Hunt for the Cannibal Werewolf! (Table of Contents: 49)

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Pencils
Francisco Javier González Vilanova [as Villanova] (painting) (signed)
Inks
Francisco Javier González Vilanova [as Villanova] (painting) (signed)
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horror-suspense
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Nightmare (Table of Contents: 50) (Expand) /

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Scream (Table of Contents: 51)

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Contents and credits page.

Lady Satan, Chapter 3: Satan Wants A Child (Table of Contents: 52)

Lady Satan / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson [as Howie Anderson]
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
Inks
Ricardo Villamonte
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Continued in Psycho #19.

Edgar Allan Poe In The Movies (Table of Contents: 53)

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Al Hewetson
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photographs
Letters
typeset

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horror-suspense
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The Oblong Box (Table of Contents: 54)

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Script
Edgar Allan Poe (original short-story); Al Hewetson (adaptation)
Pencils
Maro Nava
Inks
Maro Nava
Letters
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Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Adaptation of the short-story "The Oblong Box" by Edgar Allan Poe.

Archaic Scream Announcements (Table of Contents: 55)

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Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Jose Gual; photograph
Inks
Jack Davis
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non-fiction
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Indexer Notes

Photo of Ed Fedory and spot illustrations. Dave Sim wrote a ‘Comics Opinion’ column. Advert for Russ Cochran’s EC reprints.

The Skull Of The Ghoul (Table of Contents: 56)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ferran Sostres
Inks
Ferran Sostres
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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

While The Skull Of The Ghoul is presented as a single story it does have distinct sub-titles and states "...Now begins part two of our tale"... and is broken up in some reprints.

3 pages Part One: ...She Came Upon A Midnight Clear...
7 pages Part Two: ...She Died Upon a Decrepit Dawn...

The Legend Of The Cannibal Were-Wolf (Table of Contents: 57)

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Ed Fedory
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Ricardo Villamonte
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Ricardo Villamonte
Letters
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horror-suspense
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The Lunatic Mummy (Table of Contents: 58)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Cesar Lopez
Inks
Cesar Lopez
Letters
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horror-suspense
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The Vampire Kingdom (Table of Contents: 59)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Domingo Lopez
Inks
Domingo Lopez
Letters
?

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horror-suspense
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...When The Dusk Falls -- So Does Death... (Table of Contents: 60)

Nosferatu / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Al Hewetson
Pencils
Zesar Lopez
Inks
Zesar Lopez
Letters
?

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horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

The Tales Of Nosferatu Chapter 4

The Tell-Tale Heart (Table of Contents: 61) (Expand) /

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Skywald's Scream: Volume 1
  2. 1. Credits
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Prologue to a Scream...
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Welcome To Scream #1
  7. 6. I, Slime
  8. 7. ...Weird Count, Black Vampire Bats And Lunatic Horrors...
  9. 8. This Archaic Breeding Ground...
    Sloggoths
  10. 9. ...Hickory Dickory Dock...
  11. 10. Where Lunatics Live
    Nosferatu
  12. 11. The Skeleton In the Desert
  13. 12. The Tale Of The Perfect Crime
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
  15. 14. The Comics Macabre
  16. 15. ...The Strange Paintings of Jay Crumb...
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
  18. 17. Scream
  19. 18. Lady Satan Evil Origin Issue
  20. 19. [Editorial]
  21. 20. [no title indexed]
  22. 21. The Macabre Beginning
    Lady Satan
  23. 22. I Was A Vampire For Hire
  24. 23. The Thing In The Black Dress
    Gothic Fairy Tales
  25. 24. Edgar A. Poe's The Pit And The Pendulum
  26. 25. The Phantom of the Opera
  27. 26. The Vampire Hunters
  28. 27. The Vampire Letters
  29. 28. The Thing That Left No Fingerprints
  30. 29. The Fetid Belle Of The Mississippi
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
  32. 31. This is Suso
  33. 32. ...The Name Is Sinner Cane... And The Name Means Evil!
    Nosferatu
  34. 33. [no title indexed]
  35. 34. A Gothic Fairy Tale: A Tale Of 2 Macabre Snakes
    Gothic Fairy Tales
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
  37. 36. ["The weirdest classic tale of horror ever written"]
  38. 37. Scream
  39. 38. The Phantom of the Opera Chapter One …The Good… The Bad… And the Weird...
    The Phantom of the Opera
  40. 39. The Phantom of the Opera and So Starts Chapter Two: The Torture Chamber…
  41. 40. [Domingo Gomez profile + editorial]
    Lunatic Letters From The Macabre Scream Mailbag
  42. 41. What Is Evil and What Is Not?
    Lady Satan
  43. 42. The Fall of the House of Usher
  44. 43. Messrs. Crypts and Graves: Undertakers
  45. 44. Horror Preview Contest
  46. 45. Nosferatu
  47. 46. The Tale of Another Nosferatu... Chapter 3
  48. 47. ["In Nightmare there are so many monsters you can't count 'em all"]
  49. 48. ["These men are Nosferatu's monsters"]
  50. 49. Blood-Hunt for the Cannibal Werewolf!
  51. 50. Nightmare
  52. 51. Scream
  53. 52. Lady Satan, Chapter 3: Satan Wants A Child
    Lady Satan
  54. 53. Edgar Allan Poe In The Movies
  55. 54. The Oblong Box
  56. 55. Archaic Scream Announcements
  57. 56. The Skull Of The Ghoul
  58. 57. The Legend Of The Cannibal Were-Wolf
  59. 58. The Lunatic Mummy
  60. 59. The Vampire Kingdom
  61. 60. ...When The Dusk Falls -- So Does Death...
    Nosferatu
  62. 61. The Tell-Tale Heart
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