(December 1968-January 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; Gaspar Saladino (logo design)

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Logo design credit from Todd Klein.

Death Town, U.S.A.! (Table of Contents: 1)

Johnny Peril / comic story / 11.66 pages (report information)

Script:
George Kashdan
Pencils:
Jack Sparling
Inks:
Jack Sparling
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Johnny Peril; The Planner; Wiley; Kragan
Synopsis:
The Planner, Johnny Peril's arch enemy, is captured.

Half A Man Is Better Than None (Table of Contents: 2)

Mad, Mod Witch / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Bill Draut
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mad Mod Witch (host); Sir Byron McCabe; Pitts; Benson
Synopsis:
Sir Byron McCabe, on the run from the law, makes a deal with the beings of an unseen invisible world.
Reprints:

The Last Executioner (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Dave Wood
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Bill Draut
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery
Characters:
Bruce Craig; Harold Craig; Charles Craig; "Killer" Craig; Winslow Craig
Synopsis:
A nervous man recalls his ancestors occupations as executioners as he himself awaits his own execution.
Keywords:
beheading; electric chair; firing squad; hanging

["Whenever I took a model apart..."] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script:
Henry Boltinoff (signed); Terry Ruppel (credited)
Pencils:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Inks:
Henry Boltinoff (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Henry Boltinoff ?
Job Number:
6660

Synopsis:
Tip from Terry Ruppel of Elora, Canada.

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

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Paul Freese, Harvel Sobel, David Lewin and Dale R.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Death Town, U.S.A.!
    Johnny Peril
  3. 2. Half A Man Is Better Than None
    Mad, Mod Witch
  4. 3. The Last Executioner
  5. 4. ["Whenever I took a model apart..."]
    Cap's Hobby Hints
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
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