Ghosts #53
(April 1977)

DC, 1971 Series
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Volume
7
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly (with the exception of Feb., June, Aug., and December)
On-sale date
1977-01-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893051204
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Murray Boltinoff (editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver and Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #40 only)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #139.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
B 3000
Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
ghost

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

The Whole World's Upside Down (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ghosts and the Supernatural (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Inks
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2953
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shocking supernatural encounters are not limited to the supersititious, or to those tormented by herrendous hallucinations.
Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
ghost

Whose Spirit Invades Me? (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
E. R. Cruz
Inks
E. R. Cruz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2524
First Line of Dialogue or Text
For ages, man has been mystified by control of the living --- by the dead!
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
ghost

The Haunted Mind (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
John Calnan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2559
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It brought him fame, though some said it indicated his growing madness.
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
ghost

And Now...Still Another Message of Untold Importance from Our Prolific Publisher!! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Justice for All Includes Children, 10 (Table of Contents: 6)

Superman / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
advocacy; superhero

The Vengeful Phantom of Versailles (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Romy Gamboa
Inks
Romy Gamboa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2314
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The reign of terror reached its horrendous climax for Queen Marie Antoinette in 1793 when her royal blood spilled onto a Parisian street.
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
ghost

The Ghost Who Came to Life (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Pencils
Bill Payne
Inks
Bill Payne
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-2978
First Line of Dialogue or Text
A century ago, he would have been an itinerant peddler,
Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
ghost
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Whole World's Upside Down
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  3. 2. Ghosts and the Supernatural
  4. 3. Whose Spirit Invades Me?
  5. 4. The Haunted Mind
  6. 5. And Now...Still Another Message of Untold Importance from Our Prolific Publisher!!
  7. 6. Justice for All Includes Children, 10
    Superman
  8. 7. The Vengeful Phantom of Versailles
  9. 8. The Ghost Who Came to Life
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ron Sadowski
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