(November-December 1978)

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Volume
23
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
44
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1978-08-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893070512
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Murray Boltinoff (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 #159.


And in this Corner -- Death! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-4038
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
boxing

Verdict from the Grave (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Bill Payne
Inks
Bill Payne
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
Bill Payne

Job Number
B-3861
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jim Larner; Val; Paley; Inga; Buerbo
Synopsis
Val must discover who killed a vacation resort's manager.
Reprints

To Die of Laughter (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan [as Jack Philips]
Pencils
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Inks
E. R. Cruz (signed)
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
?

Job Number
B-2641
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Pintin
Synopsis
A court jester uses a love potion on the king's daughter.
Reprints
Keywords
jester

Batman and the Corsair of Crime (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

And in This Corner: Death! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ernie Guanlao
Inks
Ernie Guanlao
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
?

Job Number
B-3963
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rudy Millard; Harry Holcomb; Matt Loy
Synopsis
After getting a tip that the big boxing match is rigged, Matt Loy borrows money from a loan shark to put on the fight.
Reprints
Keywords
boxing; loan shark

Volume 78 Issue 32 - Week of August 7, 1978 (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-4040

Indexer Notes

Letters from Carl Wessler and Al Goldstein.

The Locked Room! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Gerry Talaoc
Inks
Gerry Talaoc
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
Erick Santos ?

Job Number
B-1800
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Emil Coates; Monk Barnaby
Synopsis
Dr. Coates tries to prove evolution by creating a machine that regresses a vagrant to an ancient form.
Reprints
Keywords
evolution

Murder Can Be Fatal (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
Mario Sen
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
B-1939
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rafe Stark; Molly; Larry Barlow; Joyce Barlow
Synopsis
Rafe kills the Barlows to steal their house, then their ghosts return to haunt him.
Reprints
Keywords
ghost
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. And in this Corner -- Death!
  2. 1. Verdict from the Grave
  3. 2. To Die of Laughter
  4. 3. Batman and the Corsair of Crime
    Batman; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. And in This Corner: Death!
  6. 5. Volume 78 Issue 32 - Week of August 7, 1978
    Daily Planet
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  8. 7. The Locked Room!
  9. 8. Murder Can Be Fatal
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