(February 1972)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1971-12-23
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
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 Comic Reader #77.


The Edge of Madness (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
B-1200

The Edge of Madness (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Bill Dennehy]
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Job Number
B-1102
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Debbie; Howard Partridge; Mildred Partridge; Johnny
Synopsis
Debbie is asked to babysit for the new family in town.
Reprints

The Diary of a Dead Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-532
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Crawford; Assistant State Attorney Barney Roberts; Rod Hathaway; Sheriff Blanton; Heloise Hathaway
Synopsis
Barney Roberts tries to solve the death of Mr. Crawford.
Reprints

Experiment 1000 (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Job Number
B-1205
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Ralph Scott; Dr. Kitteridge; Professor Simms; Professor Parsons
Synopsis
An experimental gorilla learns to talk.
Reprints
Keywords
gorilla

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

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1199

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Helen Ericson; Jerry Wilson, Juan Mendoza and Tony Isabella.

The Sorcerer's Handcuffs (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Job Number
B-1204
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A set of magical handcuffs binds any two people together until good triumphs over evil.
Reprints
Keywords
handcuffs

Death Watch! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Rich Buckler (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
B-743
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man steals a watch that makes him younger.
Reprints
Keywords
pocket watch

The Absolutely Obsolete Man (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-900
Genre
horror-suspense

A Will to Kill! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Job Number
B-755
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jacob; Bernard; Seymour; Arnold; Sybil
Synopsis
Uncle Jacob tells his three evil nephews that his entire fortune will go to the last one of them alive, so they plot to kill each other.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Edge of Madness
  2. 1. The Edge of Madness
  3. 2. The Diary of a Dead Man!
  4. 3. Experiment 1000
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  6. 5. The Sorcerer's Handcuffs
  7. 6. Death Watch!
  8. 7. The Absolutely Obsolete Man
  9. 8. A Will to Kill!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Max Capp
  • R S
  • Ramon Schenk