Psycho #3
(May 1971)

Skywald, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Skywald Publishing Corporation
Editing
Sol Brodsky (credited) (editor); Herschel Waldman (credited) (associate editor)

Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Inks
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Colors
Boris Vallejo (credited) (signed as Boris) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

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Frankenstein, Book II: Chapter One (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Sutton (credited as Sean Todd)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (credited as Sean Todd)
Inks
Dan Adkins (credited)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In the Arctic, the monster finds the frozen corpse of his hated creator and takes it back to the Frankenstein castle in Germany. He plans on reviving Frankenstein as an undead abomination to get revenge for his creator creating him as an undead abomination. During the process, the castle is destroyed by an electrical explosion. After the dust settles, Dr.Frankenstein lives again as a monster like his creation. He wanders out into the nearby village and is destroyed by the villagers.
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Indexer Notes

Story taking place directly after the events in Mary Shelley's novel "Frankenstein".
Story and penciling credited to Sean Todd
Cover story.

A Coffin for Captain Cutlass (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Serg Moren (credited) (signed as Serg Moren)
Inks
Serg Moren (credited) (signed as Serg Moren)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Don Miguel, an admiral for the King of Spain, wants revenge on the Caribbean pirate Captain Cutlass and unleashes a horrific demonic creature on him that has been sealed in a coffin. Cutlass manages to turn the tables on the admiral and sends the creature after him and his men.
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The Heap Meets the Horror Master! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Heap / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Chuck McNaughton (credited); Ross Andru (credited)
Pencils
Ross Andru (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The Horror Master uses black arts to resurrect the rotting corpses of some of history's most evil people (Adolf Hitler, Genghis Khan, Caligula, Rasputin etc). The Heap puts a stop to all of this.
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Psycho Delivery (Table of Contents: 5)

letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sol Brodsky ?
Pencils
Ross Andru (illustration)
Inks
Mike Esposito (illustration)
Letters
typeset

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Gruesome Crewcut! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Chic Stone (credited)
Pencils
Chic Stone (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Letters
Jean Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young boy refuses to cut his hair like his father asks. He runs away into the woods at night. There a bald ghoul who wants hair, scalps the kid.
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The Man Who Stole Eternity (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (credited)
Pencils
Bill Everett (credited) (signed as Bill Everett)
Inks
Bill Everett (credited) (signed as Bill Everett)
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Un-named man (death); un-named woman (villain, sorceress, the man's wife); Anothor (villain, evil spirit); Nixwit (villain, evil spirit); Abaddon (villain, evil spirit); Charlie Peace (villain, fence); Mike Mason (villain, thief)
Synopsis
A thief decides to strike it really big and knock over the Magic Museum, even though the theft earlier of some pearls led to a strange curse being placed upon him by a sorceress. She later demands that he steal a special elixir or be tormented by wicked spirits for the rest of his life. This he does, but the outcome is not what he expected!
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Keywords
Magic Museum

The Love Witch (Table of Contents: 8)

Love Witch / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman (credited)
Pencils
Ernie Colón (ghosted for Jack Purcell)
Inks
Ernie Colón (ghosted for Jack Purcell)
Letters
Ernie Colón

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Burnick who's known as the Love Witch, uses her powers to burn and destroy people. She finally meets her match in the form of Morpheus, the god of sleep and dreams.
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Indexer Notes

Art is credited to Jack Purcell. Continued in Nightmare #6.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Frankenstein, Book II: Chapter One
  4. 3. A Coffin for Captain Cutlass
  5. 4. The Heap Meets the Horror Master!
    The Heap
  6. 5. Psycho Delivery
  7. 6. Gruesome Crewcut!
  8. 7. The Man Who Stole Eternity
  9. 8. The Love Witch
    Love Witch
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Nick Caputo
  • Craig Delich
  • Jochen G.
  • lionel grime
  • Hunter Johnson
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Per Sandell
  • Eduardo Urrutia
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike White