(July 1979)

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Volume
29
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1979-04-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893053007
Editing
Paul Levitz; Joe Orlando (Managing Editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US; then standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #224-229)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #167.


Black Mass (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Vince Colletta (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

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

House of Mystery / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Kupperberg
Pencils
Romeo Tanghal
Inks
Romeo Tanghal
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hello there, werewolf watchers!
Characters
Cain

The Collector! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. deMatteis [as Marc DeMatteis]
Pencils
Jim Sherman
Inks
Joe Rubinstein
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Clem Robins

Job Number
J-5350
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

Someone Is Kidnapping the Great Chefs of Gotham City (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Batman; Hostess Cup Cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Black Mass (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Wyatt Gwyon
Pencils
Jerry Bingham
Inks
Jerry Bingham
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
J-5072
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

A Model Murder (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Edelman
Pencils
Tenny Henson
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Esphid Mahilum [as Esphidy]

Job Number
J-5582
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

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

Cain's Mail Room / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Paul Levitz ? [as Cain]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-281
Synopsis
Letter submitted by Brad Barnes.

Volume 79 Issue 17 - Week of April 23, 1979 (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Black Mass
  2. 1. ["Hello there, werewolf watchers!"]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. The Collector!
  4. 3. Someone Is Kidnapping the Great Chefs of Gotham City
    Batman; Hostess Cup Cakes
  5. 4. Black Mass
  6. 5. A Model Murder
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  8. 7. Volume 79 Issue 17 - Week of April 23, 1979
    Daily Planet
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