(January-February 1975)

DC, 1968 Series
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Volume
20
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1974-10-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (editor); Paul Levitz (assistant editor)
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 Comic Reader #111.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff ?
Pencils
Nick Cardy (illustration)
Inks
Nick Cardy (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
L-429
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents page with illustration from cover of The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #134.

Has Anyone Seen My Killer? (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Lee Elias (signed)
Inks
Lee Elias (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2084
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Miss Heather; Professor Tinsley; Boynton Beast; Angus Rudd
Synopsis
Professor Tinsley experiments to bring back the dead Boynton Beast but instead becomes the feared killer himself.
Reprints

The Haunted Dollhouse (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1984
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Randall; Mrs. Karpe; Mandy
Synopsis
Mr. Randall buys a dollhouse for his daughter Mandy but soon the dolls inside come to life.
Reprints

The Face in the Ball! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4.67 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
L-420
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
John Benson; Leland; Julia
Synopsis
John Benson finds his future by gazing into a crystal ball.
Reprints
Keywords
crystal ball

The Supernatural Swindler (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Job Number
L-417
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Warren; Baron Hazar; Gaylord Wood
Synopsis
Warren makes a living selling bogus supernatural items, but has he stumbled onto the real thing?
Reprints
Keywords
Aladdin's Lamp; alchemy; witch doctor

Ball of String! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Berni Wrightson
Inks
Berni Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
L-431
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Ethan
Synopsis
Ethan collects a huge ball of string.
Reprints

Roehmer's Revenge! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
Stan Starkman

Job Number
L-416
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Schmidt; Dr. Roehmer
Synopsis
In the closing days of World War II a low-ranking Nazi officer has a plastic surgeon change his face so he can remain free from capture.
Reprints
Keywords
Nazi; plastic surgeon; World War II

The Queen Who Lived Again! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Inks
Ruben Moreira (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Job Number
L-419
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Moira Fate; Mr. Stander
Synopsis
Moira Fate is hired to star in a movie about three historical Queens, and she seems to already know more about them than anybody else.
Reprints
Keywords
Aztec; Egypt; pyramid; sarcophagus

Indexer Notes

Original title: "The Queen and I."

The House That Hate Built! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
L-430
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Clem Atwill; Rusty; Lydia Fowler; Frank Fowler
Synopsis
Clem Atwill tries to use his money to become powerful but soon realizes that he's wasted his money on a mirage.
Reprints
Keywords
quicksand; swamp

Death of the Man Who Never Lived (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bruno Premiani
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-414
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Adams; Mr. Hubbard; Lemuel Rogers; Mr. Bremer
Synopsis
After a robbery goes wrong and Bremer kills Mr. Hubbard, he tries to pin the murder on Adams only to discover that Adams is a robot.
Reprints

Wake Me Before I Die! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
L-418
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Arthur Kinnison
Synopsis
Arthur Kinnison is slowly driven mad by lack of sleep when he can't decide what is reality and what is a dream.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala (illustration)
Inks
Alfredo Alcala (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-2291

Indexer Notes

Letters from Willie Joe Landers, Ray Scott and Alan Levinson.

The Menace of Wrecker's Reef! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Sherman
Inks
Howard Sherman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-413
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Big Ed Williams; Brad; Mal Leslie
Synopsis
Big Ed and his friends are trapped by a sea monster.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "We Mastered the Menace of Wrecker's Reef!"

The Day Nobody Died! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 8.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
L-415
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Kroeger; Cardagan; Hans; Death
Synopsis
Hans manages to capture Death, preventing anyone in the area from dying.
Reprints

Mis-Judgment Day (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerry Talaoc
Inks
Gerry Talaoc
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1956
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Terrence; Simon; Ester
Synopsis
A con man and his wife trick a cult into believing he is their savior.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Has Anyone Seen My Killer?
  4. 3. The Haunted Dollhouse
  5. 4. The Face in the Ball!
  6. 5. The Supernatural Swindler
  7. 6. Ball of String!
  8. 7. Roehmer's Revenge!
  9. 8. The Queen Who Lived Again!
  10. 9. The House That Hate Built!
  11. 10. Death of the Man Who Never Lived
  12. 11. Wake Me Before I Die!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  14. 13. The Menace of Wrecker's Reef!
  15. 14. The Day Nobody Died!
  16. 15. Mis-Judgment Day
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