(April 1972)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1972-02-24
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 an ad in Star Spangled War Stories (DC, 1952 series) #162 (April-May 1972) from Comic Reader #81.


Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Fear... But Were Too Afraid to Ask (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1297
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Restless Dead (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-1101
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

Dressed to Kill! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Job Number
B-1001
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Bravest Man Alive! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon ?

Job Number
B-1270
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

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

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff; Carl Wessler
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1286

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Bob Keeler and Cheryl Janeway. Includes clarification on a story point from Carl Wessler.

Time Bomb from 1500 A.D. (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Parker
Inks
Paul Parker
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Job Number
B-1262
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

If the Spirit Is Willing (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff ?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-367
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Fear* *But Were Afraid to Ask (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan; Murray Boltinoff (plot)
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
John Calnan
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
B-874
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Boltinoff plot and Calnan inks per Boltinoff's reply to a letter in The Unexpected #138.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Everything You Always Wanted to Know about Fear... But Were Too Afraid to Ask
  2. 1. The Restless Dead
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  4. 3. Dressed to Kill!
  5. 4. The Bravest Man Alive!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  7. 6. Time Bomb from 1500 A.D.
  8. 7. If the Spirit Is Willing
  9. 8. Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Fear* *But Were Afraid to Ask
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Max Capp
  • R S
  • Ramon Schenk