(February-March 1970)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1969-12-04
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.


Midnight Summons the Executioner (Table of Contents)

Johnny Peril / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy (signed)
Inks
Nick Cardy (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

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

Midnight Summons the Executioner! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-315
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Johnny Peril

Indexer Notes

Writer credit confirmed in the letter column of Unexpected #120.

Hands of Death! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3.5 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Al Case]
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Job Number
B-371
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Draut inks per information in the letters page of The Unexpected #116. Grandenetti credited for "art" in story.

The House That Hate Built! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-431
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Clem Atwill; Rusty; Lydia Fowler; Frank Fowler
Synopsis
Clem Atwill tries to use his money to become powerful but soon realizes that he's wasted his money on a mirage.
Reprints
Keywords
quicksand; swamp

Death of the Man Who Never Lived (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Adams; Mr. Hubbard; Lemuel Rogers; Mr. Bremer
Synopsis
After a robbery goes wrong and Bremer kills Mr. Hubbard, he tries to pin the murder on Adams only to discover that Adams is a robot.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff; Sid Greene; Carl Wessler
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-475

Indexer Notes

Letters from Johnny Sedgewick, Eric Scholl and Ed Bass. Includes autobiographical info by Sid Greene and Carl Wessler replies to a story he recently wrote.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Midnight Summons the Executioner
    Johnny Peril
  2. 1. Midnight Summons the Executioner!
    Johnny Peril
  3. 2. Hands of Death!
  4. 3. The House That Hate Built!
  5. 4. Death of the Man Who Never Lived
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
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