Ghosts #6
(July-August 1972)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1972-05-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #40 only)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #84.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-1377
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

A Specter Poured the Potion (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf ?; Mike Esposito ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-1332
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Master Anton Drucker; Johann Kant; Maria Unsell
Synopsis
When pharmacist Anton Drucker fires his assistant Johann Kant for giving away medicine, Kant suffers a fatal heart attack. Later, Kant's ghost returns and mixes a special prescription for a woman, Drucker investigates and finds everything in his shop turned to dust.
Reprints

Ride with the Devil (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-1333
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hiram Dunn; Amy Dunn; Mark Alden; Kathy
Synopsis
In 1791 when Hiram Dunn and his daughter are lost in a storm they become phantoms, destined to forever be trying to reach Boston.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Giacoia inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited John Calnan.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Death Awaits Me (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B1338
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Baron Charles; Gordon; Isadora Duncan
Synopsis
A ghostly vision warns Baron Charles of impending death, but is it his or Isadora's?
Reprints

Ghost Cargo from the Sky (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes ?; Leo Dorfman ?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
B-1326
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Manu; Carter
Synopsis
After WWII in the Pacific, Manu starts the "Cargo Cult" and brings ghostly planes to his small island.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Dorfman script credit from Limited Collectors' Edition reprint; Hughes credit from original indexer.

Mystery of the Weird One (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1372
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. A Specter Poured the Potion
  3. 2. Ride with the Devil
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. Death Awaits Me
  6. 5. Ghost Cargo from the Sky
  7. 6. Mystery of the Weird One
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk