(January-February 1969)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-11-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Joe Orlando (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[The Game] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
Neal Adams; Jack Adler

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[Welcome to the House of Mystery] (Table of Contents: 1)

Cain the Caretaker / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Title from Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1.

The Game (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Neal Adams
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Jaime Markus
Synopsis
Young Jamie Markus takes refuge from a storm in an old deserted house and spends the night playing a game with a strange being who has his face.
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The Man Who Haunted a Ghost! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Page 13 / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
humor; horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Joe Orlando script credit from House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2019 series) #1.

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

Cain's Game Room / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Colors
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Pet Show
Genre
humor; horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

3 gags

What's the Youth? (Table of Contents: 6)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit from Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils
Joe Orlando (illustration)
Inks
Joe Orlando (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Ghostly Miners (Table of Contents: 8)

Cain's True Case Files / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Are ghostly miners mining coal in Lions Coal Corporation mines?
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Game]
  2. 1. [Welcome to the House of Mystery]
    Cain the Caretaker
  3. 2. The Game
  4. 3. The Man Who Haunted a Ghost!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Page 13
  6. 5. ["Pet Show"]
    Cain's Game Room
  7. 6. What's the Youth?
    Cain the Caretaker
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  9. 8. Ghostly Miners
    Cain's True Case Files
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