(June-July 1968)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1968-04-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Mostly Saddle-Stitched (Squarebound #157-162)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


The Whip of Fear! (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Peril

The Whip of Fear! (Table of Contents: 1)

Johnny Peril / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Peril; Wiley Forbes; First Minister Grambi; Deputy Minister Punja; Hakim; The Planner
Synopsis
Johnny Peril is framed for killing the First Minister of Baruga.
Reprints

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

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Irene Vartanoff, Chris Elmore and Doug Sandee. Comments from Amy Trowbridge, Don Smith, Richard Feldman and Bobby Hocutt.

Collector's Item! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Joe Giella
Colors
?
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Adrian Hammer; Mr. Jones; 4LX
Synopsis
Adrian Hammer has a complete collection of insects but when he hears a tale of a new giant spider he travels to a island to see for himself.
Reprints
Keywords
etymologist

A Trader in Treachery (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Sergeant Edouard La Belette; Captain Claude Rambeau; Dubois; Ann
Synopsis
A French traitor escapes to England but still faces a firing squad.
Keywords
Brighton England; French Army Intelligence; plastic surgery; secret agent

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Cap's Hobby Hints / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Henry Boltinoff; Bruce Nathan (idea)
Pencils
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
6639
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This submarine model came in two halves.
Genre
children
Characters
Cap
Synopsis
How to make a tie rack from a submarine model.

Indexer Notes

Thanks go to Bruce Nathan.

Now... the Hottest Wheels on the Pike... the New Racers from Motorific! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Motorific Racing Cars / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Whip of Fear!
    Johnny Peril
  2. 1. The Whip of Fear!
    Johnny Peril
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  4. 3. Collector's Item!
  5. 4. A Trader in Treachery
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  7. 6. ["This submarine model came in two halves."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  8. 7. Now... the Hottest Wheels on the Pike... the New Racers from Motorific!
    Motorific Racing Cars
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