(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)

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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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