(May-June 1969)

DC, 1951 Series
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Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1969-03-06
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); Carmine Infantino (editorial director)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
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Comes a Warrior (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gil Kane
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
270
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rangarry; Cain
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His Name Is... Kane (Table of Contents: 2)

Gil Kane / comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script
Mike Friedrich
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
278
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel; Carmine Infantino; Gil Kane; Joe Orlando
Synopsis
Comic book artist Gil Kane feels wasted in the comic books he's drawing and tries to gain some privacy by going to the House of Mystery where he plans to write his own stories. There, however, his editor Joe Orlando scolds him until Gil Kane finally kills him. The editor and writer however exact their vengeance by drawing Gil Kane into his own artwork which is then framed by Abel on the walls of the House of Mystery.
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Indexer Notes

The word "Cain" appears below the story title, but is crossed out.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Sergio Aragones
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
293
Genre
humor
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Oscar Horns In! (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Cliff Rhodes
Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-203
Genre
horror-suspense
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Scared to Life (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain
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Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Cain's Game Room / cartoon / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragones
Pencils
Sergio Aragones
Inks
Sergio Aragones
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
294
Genre
humor; horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Waldinger
Inks
Morris Waldinger
Colors
?
Letters
Morris Waldinger

Job Number
J-223
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as ancient Babylon...
Genre
non-fiction; crime
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Indexer Notes

Creative credits from index of original printing.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Comes a Warrior
  3. 2. His Name Is... Kane
    Gil Kane
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  5. 4. Oscar Horns In!
  6. 5. Scared to Life
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  8. 7. ["Fingerprint knowledge probably goes back as far as ancient Babylon..."]
    Cain's True Case Files
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