(October-November 1974)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1974-07-25
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
The Line of DC Super-Stars
Editing
Joe Orlando; Paul Levitz (assistant)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #108.


[Flight Into Fright] (Table of Contents)

Weird Mystery Tales / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez (signed)
Inks
Luis Dominguez (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Eve / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Michael Fleisher
Pencils
Frank Thorne
Inks
Frank Thorne
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-3258 ?
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, kiddies, I caught this old flame of mine smoking in bed again!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Eve

Indexer Notes

Amazing World of DC Comics #1 (1974), in promoting this issue, provides the following information: “Introduction by Mike Fleisher and Frank Thorne.”

Blind Child's Bluff! (Table of Contents: 2)

Eve / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-3431
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Eve (host)

The Price (Table of Contents: 3)

Destiny / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell; John Russell (adapted from "The Price of the Head" by)
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala
Inks
Alfredo Alcala
Colors
?
Letters
Alfredo Alcala

Job Number
J-2022
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Destiny (host)
Reprints

Flight into Fright (Table of Contents: 4)

Destiny / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-2037
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Destiny (host); Dracula; Quasimodo

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

The Cosmic Log; Witch's Tales / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando ? [as Destiny; as Eve]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-3666
Characters
Destiny; Eve

Indexer Notes

Eve takes over the letters page. The Cosmic Log logo has the Witch's Tales logo on top of it. Eve announces that she is taking over hosting the series, and Destiny chimes in to say goodbye and announce the new editor, Tex Blaisdell.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Flight Into Fright]
    Weird Mystery Tales
  2. 1. ["Well, kiddies, I caught this old flame of mine smoking in bed again!"]
    Eve
  3. 2. Blind Child's Bluff!
    Eve
  4. 3. The Price
    Destiny
  5. 4. Flight into Fright
    Destiny
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Cosmic Log; Witch's Tales
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bob Hughes
  • David B
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Matthew Head
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed