(August 1972)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1972-06-22
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 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 The Unexpected #137 and Comic Reader #85.


Shadow of the Devil-Doll (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1420
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
voodoo; voodoo dolls

Strange Secret of the Huan Shan Idol (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
B-1082
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Craig Kohlar; Choong Sun; Li Sun
Synopsis
Craig assists Choong Sun and his daughter in looking for a mystical Buddha statue.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Jack Sparling ? (illustration)
Inks
Jack Sparling ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1421

Indexer Notes

Includes a letter from Paul Emrath.

The Murder Machine (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Al Case]
Pencils
Art Saaf
Inks
Art Saaf
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Job Number
B-1022
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Kennoth Saxon; Kimberly
Synopsis
A writer falls in love with one of the characters in his novel.
Reprints

An Old Chinese Custom (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Bill Dennehy]
Pencils
Fred Carrillo
Inks
Fred Carrillo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1304
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Chiao Hua
Synopsis
A coffin ends up being used as a life boat.
Reprints
Keywords
coffins; shipwrecks

Shadow of the Devil-Doll (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
?
Letters
Alfredo Alcala

Job Number
B-1306
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Jamison; Mr. Hurd; Kwami
Synopsis
A new hotel owner angers a voodoo priest.
Reprints
Keywords
voodoo; voodoo dolls
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Shadow of the Devil-Doll
  2. 1. Strange Secret of the Huan Shan Idol
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  4. 3. The Murder Machine
  5. 4. An Old Chinese Custom
  6. 5. Shadow of the Devil-Doll
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  • Derek Reinhard
  • David Haglund
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Per Sandell
  • Merlin Haas
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  • Jim Stangas
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