(March-April 1971)

DC, 1968 Series
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Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [character]
Editing:
Joe Orlando
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy covers; Newsprint interiors
Binding:
Squarebound and Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Beware...the Monsters Are Here! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
J-1034

Genre:
horror-suspense

["Gadzooks!"] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein ?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?
Job Number:
J-798

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain

The House of Gargoyles! (Table of Contents: 2)

Cain / comic story / 11.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Oleck
Pencils:
Jack Sparling (signed)
Inks:
Jack Sparling (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snappin ?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Francois (sculptor, flashback); French sculptor; Jimmy; Samuel
Synopsis:
Gargoyles come to life and take revenge on the man who killed their designer.
Reprints:
Keywords:
gargoyle; Paris; sculpting

Survey Winners (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Moon Monster (Table of Contents: 4)

Cain / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Bernard Baily
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Leterese ?
Job Number:
J-1054

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Martin Kell; Dr. Gaines; Karaba; Chief Sutaya (flashback)
Synopsis:
Radiation from a meteorite transforms a man into a strange creature that affects gravity like the moon.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Central America; Medicine Man; monsters; Native Americans; tidal wave

The Creatures from Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
J-1055

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Tom Conroy; Anna Smith; Police Chief Hodges
Synopsis:
When strange creatures appear all over town, anthropologist Tom Conroy is called to try to understand where they came from.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Welcome to Our Monster Convention! (Table of Contents: 6)

Cain / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein ?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?
Job Number:
J-921?

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain

Return of the Barsto Beast (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-1061

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Lance Steele; Greg Peters; Roger Vardon
Synopsis:
A film crew comes to a town to make a movie about a monster that terrorized the town years earlier. During filming the star is turned into a monster.
Reprints:

Prisoners on Beast Asteroid (Table of Contents: 8)

Cain / comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks:
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Leterese ?
Job Number:
J-1057

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cain (host); Mark; Vern
Synopsis:
Two space explorers on a distant asteroid are menaced by four creatures that emerge from mysterious capsules.
Reprints:

Moonstruck (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-1041

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Stone Sentinels on Giant Island (Table of Contents: 10)

Cain / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Leterese
Job Number:
J-1056

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain (host); Professor Spears; Morgan; Drew; Harry
Synopsis:
A scientific expedition comes across an unknown island with stone statues resembling those on Easter Island. After one of the statues comes to life, Prof. Spears deciphers an tablet and discovers that the statues are sentries for an ancient alien base under the island. Luckily, the tablet also tells the scientists how to deactivate the sentries, and they are able to escape before the island submerges.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters; Pacific Ocean

That's It, Kiddies! (Table of Contents: 11)

Cain / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein ?
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Inks:
Sergio Aragones (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda ?
Job Number:
J-834

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Characters:
Cain
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beware...the Monsters Are Here!
  2. 1. ["Gadzooks!"]
  3. 2. The House of Gargoyles!
    Cain
  4. 3. Survey Winners
  5. 4. The Moon Monster
    Cain
  6. 5. The Creatures from Nowhere!
  7. 6. Welcome to Our Monster Convention!
    Cain
  8. 7. Return of the Barsto Beast
  9. 8. Prisoners on Beast Asteroid
    Cain
  10. 9. Moonstruck
  11. 10. The Stone Sentinels on Giant Island
    Cain
  12. 11. That's It, Kiddies!
    Cain
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