(August 1969)

Western, 1965 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Publishing Company, Inc.
Brand
Gold Key
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Cover code: 10208-908.

Subtitled "True Ghost Stories" on the cover only.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Wilson (painted)
Inks
George Wilson (painted)
Colors
George Wilson (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
lightning; rain

Indexer Notes

credit from Alberto Becattini

The Curse of the Shroud (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abbot Fenir (ghost); Brian O'Hanaray (dies); Napoleon Bonaparte (mentioned)
Reprints
Keywords
doctors; ghosts; laborers; Portaranmore Abbey

Half a Ghost (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Edward Simons; Herbert Woods; Menzies Clan; Chief Menzies (dead); Mrs. Menzies (ghost)
Reprints
Keywords
Meggernie Castle

Herne the Hunter (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maya ?
Inks
Maya ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Characters
Herne the Hunter (hangs himself, ghost); Ronald Beck (hangs self); King Richard the Second; Anne Boleyn (dies); King Henry VIII; King Charles I (dies); Oliver Cromwell; Executioner; Innkeeper; Accountant
Reprints
Keywords
giant wolf-hounds; police officers; Tower of London; wild boar; Windsor Park

[Poof Cereal] (Table of Contents: 4)

Mini-Comics / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A box of cereal has nothing but prizes inside... no cereal.

Armies of the Doomed (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters
Lanai; Nanui; Lanai and Nanui's parents; Pele [Goddess of Fire]; Army of the Night (ghosts); Hawaiians (many die in volcanic eruption)
Reprints

The Headless Conquistador (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
John Celardo

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Oxley; Headless Conquistador [Ancient One Who Sleeps in the Cave] (ghost); ghost horse; banker; Martha; Martha's husband; Professor of Anthropology (mentioned)
Reprints
Keywords
bull; dogs; horse; native americans; Oklahoma settlers; Racoon Cave
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Curse of the Shroud
  3. 2. Half a Ghost
  4. 3. Herne the Hunter
  5. 4. [Poof Cereal]
    Mini-Comics
  6. 5. Armies of the Doomed
  7. 6. The Headless Conquistador
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