(March-April 1975)

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Volume
20
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-12-12
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff; Paul Levitz (assistant); Carmine Infantino (publisher); Sol Harrison (vice-president); Jack Adler (production manager)
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

Copyright © 1974 by National Periodical Publications, Inc.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #113.


That Dead Old Gang of Mine (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-2356
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nestor Redondo
Inks
Nestor Redondo
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
B-2362

I'll Bug You to Your Grave (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-2204
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Casey; Mr. Elwyn; Frankie
Synopsis
Casey's electric eavesdropping equipment picks up the ghost of the man he killed.
Reprints
Keywords
ghost

Half a Man Is Better Than None! (But Don't You Believe It!) (Table of Contents: 3)

Mad, Mod Witch / comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mad Mod Witch (host); Sir Byron McCabe; Pitts; Benson
Synopsis
Sir Byron McCabe, on the run from the law, makes a deal with the beings of an unseen invisible world.
Reprints

When Is It My Time to Die? (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Alex Niño
Inks
Alex Niño
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2265
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Erghon; Officer Burke; Norm; Dr. Welles
Synopsis
Someone is killing citizens and the suspicions all lead to Mr. Erghon, a purveyor of hexes.
Reprints

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

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

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

Job Number
B-2349

Steps to Disaster! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pat Boyette
Inks
Pat Boyette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hans
Synopsis
A criminal steals a pair of wooden shoes.
Reprints
Keywords
Titanic

The Corpse That Didn't Die (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Pat Boyette
Inks
Pat Boyette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cyrus Marshall
Synopsis
When a mugger steals his wallet and then dies, Cyrus Marshall is allowed to attend his own funeral to see how he'll be remembered.
Reprints

The Vengeful Windmill! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man is killed by a windmill.
Reprints
Keywords
windmill

Friday the 13th Club (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
John Fischetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Fred Kromchick; Bernie Kalb; Clara Costello; Jim Costello; Jack Shore; Harry Wong; Norman Nickolowski; Sheila Cayton; Ralph Cayton; Nelson Green; Skinny James; Joe Varbelli; Philip Tager
Synopsis
Thirteen men and women form a club to debunk superstition, but one by one they meet violent deaths. They don’t die, however, because they challenge fate, but because they touched a poisoned gavel to smash a mirror with.
Reprints
Keywords
superstition

That Dead Old Gang of Mine (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Abe Ocampo
Inks
Abe Ocampo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2256
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jeff Rudley; Frank; Nate; Clyde; Bert; Nan; Dr. Cowles
Synopsis
Jeff misses all his old poker buddies.
Reprints
Keywords
poker

I Fell in Love with a Witch! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Ray Burnley
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jean Brewster; Carter Blake; Boris Wilder
Synopsis
Private investigator Carter Blake falls head over heels in love with Jean Brewster. Without knowing anything about her, he's willing to marry her. Checking old newspaper clippings, Blake finds out that his fiancée seems to possess witch-like powers. Three of her former husbands died after her "kiss of death."
Reprints

Free Me from the Bewitched Bell! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-457
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tremaine; Jack Flask
Synopsis
A treasure-hunting adventurer is trapped by the vibrations of a giant bell.
Reprints

Master of the Voodoo Machine! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 7.67 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn ?

Job Number
L-457
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jon Garson; Morgan Wharton; Joke Harlowe; Matt Bruham; Alice; Jeremy Drake
Synopsis
Inventor Jon Garson's duplicator machine has an unexpected voodoo effect which Garson attempts to capitalize on by killing a romantic rival, but retribution still makes him pay for his crime.
Reprints

The Man Who Betrayed Earth (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
Pat Gordon

Job Number
L-435
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Elliot Wright; Emmet; Professor King; Marston
Synopsis
A film director turns out to be the one man who can stop an alien invasion.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. That Dead Old Gang of Mine
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. I'll Bug You to Your Grave
  4. 3. Half a Man Is Better Than None! (But Don't You Believe It!)
    Mad, Mod Witch
  5. 4. When Is It My Time to Die?
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  7. 6. Steps to Disaster!
  8. 7. The Corpse That Didn't Die
  9. 8. The Vengeful Windmill!
  10. 9. Friday the 13th Club
  11. 10. That Dead Old Gang of Mine
  12. 11. I Fell in Love with a Witch!
  13. 12. Free Me from the Bewitched Bell!
  14. 13. Master of the Voodoo Machine!
  15. 14. The Man Who Betrayed Earth
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