(December 1968-January 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1968-10-08
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 (and 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 / 11.67 pages (report information)

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

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)

Tales of the Mad Mod Witch / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

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.
Reprints
Keywords
beheading; electric chair; firing squad; hanging

[no title indexed] (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
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whenever I took a model apart...
Synopsis
Tip from Terry Ruppel of Elora, Canada.

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

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

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

Editing
Related Scans
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
    Tales of the 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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