(February-March 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1968-12-05
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 Wheel of Misfortune (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Peril; Mad Mod Witch

Mission Into Eternity! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Johnny Peril; Masters of the Cosmos; Eric Starr; Zarko; Khirwa; Varnu the Seer; Kirg
Synopsis
Johnny Peril becomes the human agent of the Masters of the Cosmos and helps Khirwa in his battle against Zarko.
Reprints

The Wheel of Misfortune (Table of Contents: 2)

Tales of the Mad, Mod Witch / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mad Mod Witch (host); Eric "The Schemer" Frazer; "Cracker" Benson; Ralph "The Racer"; "Bull's-Eye"
Synopsis
The deaths of four criminals are predicted by the wheel of misfortune.
Reprints

What Makes DC Run? (Table of Contents: 3)

The Wonderful World of Comics / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Mark Hanerfeld
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

8 in a series.

The Baby Who Had But... "One Year to Die"... (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood [as D. W. Holtz]
Pencils
Angel B. Luna
Inks
Angel B. Luna
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Gaynor; Father Time
Synopsis
A baby is dropped off at an orphanage but he seems to be aging very rapidly.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Barbara Miles, Jonathan Jensen, William M. Houghton, Warren Somers, Tony Isabella and Yak Yatta.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wheel of Misfortune
  2. 1. Mission Into Eternity!
    Johnny Peril
  3. 2. The Wheel of Misfortune
    Tales of the Mad, Mod Witch
  4. 3. What Makes DC Run?
    The Wonderful World of Comics
  5. 4. The Baby Who Had But... "One Year to Die"...
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
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