(April-May 1969)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1969-02-06
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-107
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits confirmed in the letter column of The Unexpected #120.

The Brain Robbers! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Peril; Peranho; Masters of the Cosmos; Eric Furman; Cerbrex; Adam Rahl
Synopsis
Johnny Peril stops the evil computer Cerbrex from taking over the Earth.

Burn, Match, Burn! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Art Saaf (credited as Art Saafe)
Inks
Art Saaf (credited as Art Saafe)
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Feature Logo
Tales of the Mad, Mod Witch
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mad Mod Witch (host)
Synopsis
A mystical book of matches changes the life of whomever strikes them.

The Corpse That Didn't Die! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood (credited as D. W. Holtz)
Pencils
Pat Boyette (signed)
Inks
Pat Boyette (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cyrus Marshall
Synopsis
When a mugger steals his wallet and then dies, Cyrus Marshall is allowed to attend his own funeral to see how he'll be remembered.
Reprints

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

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-112

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Barbara Weston, Richard Doyle, M. Purple and Bill Benaquista.

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

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Average copies preceding 12 months: 298,000. Copies of issue closes to filing date: 325,000.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Johnny Peril
  2. 1. The Brain Robbers!
    Johnny Peril
  3. 2. Burn, Match, Burn!
    The Mad, Mod Witch
  4. 3. The Corpse That Didn't Die!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
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