(September 1972)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
17
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1972-07-25
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 #138 and Comic Reader #86.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-1456
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The 2 Brains of "Beast" Bracken! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
B-695
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Bracken
Synopsis
After being shot with a shotgun, the inmate known as "Beast" Bracken loses his violent ways.
Reprints
Keywords
alligator

Roger's Super Skittle Bowl (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Aurora / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Harold Auerbach, Matt Royce and Richard R. Lee.

First Startling Issue (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Kamandi / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Let's Scare Lisa to Death (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Bill Dennehy]
Pencils
E. R. Cruz
Inks
E. R. Cruz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1316
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Arthur; Lisa; McNeil
Synopsis
Arthur and Lisa spend a night in a haunted house for the promise of ten thousand dollars if they make it until morning.
Reprints
Keywords
haunted house; Scotland

Kenner's Smash-Up Derby (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Kenner SSP Smash-Up Derby / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

How to Get Rid of a Corpse! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1194
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jacques Monaud; Eddie Robard
Synopsis
Jacques kills Eddie, but where can he hide the body?
Reprints
Keywords
Paris
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The 2 Brains of "Beast" Bracken!
  3. 2. Roger's Super Skittle Bowl
    Aurora
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  5. 4. First Startling Issue
    Kamandi
  6. 5. Let's Scare Lisa to Death
  7. 6. Kenner's Smash-Up Derby
    Kenner SSP Smash-Up Derby
  8. 7. How to Get Rid of a Corpse!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Per Sandell
  • Merlin Haas
  • Peter Croome
  • Karsten S.
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