(October-November 1978)

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Volume
21
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1978-07-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893053511
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Paul Levitz (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Final issue. On-sale date from Comic Reader #158.


A Piece of the Sky (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Kaluta (signed)
Inks
Mike Kaluta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-791
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The House of Secrets (Table of Contents: 1)

Abel / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz
Pencils
Bill Draut (signed)
Inks
Maurice Whitman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Milt Snapinn

Job Number
J-5324
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Introductory page.

To Master a Mummy! (Table of Contents: 2)

Abel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Edelman
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Jean Simek

Job Number
J-4926
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel (host)
Reprints

Volume 78 Issue 28 - Week of July 10, 1978 (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Batman and the Corsair of Crime (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

The Smartest Plant in the World! (Table of Contents: 5)

Abel / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Arnold Drake
Pencils
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Inks
Ruben Yandoc [as Rubeny]
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
J-3761
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel (host)
Reprints

A Piece of the Sky (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Toomey
Pencils
Tom Sutton
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Shelly Leferman

Job Number
J-5128
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

The House of Secrets Speaks! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz ?
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti ? (illustration)
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-105

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers Robin Snyder, Kevin J. Dooley and Beppe Sabatini.

The Knight in a Gilded Cage! (Table of Contents: 8)

Abel / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Edelman
Pencils
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Inks
Jose Luis Garcia-Lopez
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
J-4925
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel (host)
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Piece of the Sky
  2. 1. The House of Secrets
    Abel
  3. 2. To Master a Mummy!
    Abel
  4. 3. Volume 78 Issue 28 - Week of July 10, 1978
    Daily Planet
  5. 4. Batman and the Corsair of Crime
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  6. 5. The Smartest Plant in the World!
    Abel
  7. 6. A Piece of the Sky
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    The House of Secrets Speaks!
  9. 8. The Knight in a Gilded Cage!
    Abel
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
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  • Bob Hughes
  • Ed Boner