(April 1980)

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Volume
25
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1980-01-22
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893070504
Editing
Jack C. Harris (editor); Joe Orlando (managing editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #176.

My Ghost-Writer-- The Vampire! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez (signed as LD [overlapping])
Inks
Luis Dominguez (signed as LD [overlapping])
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-280
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Last Laugh of a Corpse (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ernie Patricio (as Ernesto Patricio)
Inks
Ernie Patricio (as Ernesto Patricio)
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5733
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
George Hoskins; Brad; Harold; Ernie; Lina
Synopsis
When George Hoskins died he left a fortune to whichever of his nieces and nephews could find it, knowing they would kill each other in greed.
Reprints

The Borrower (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Hostess Twinkies; Wonder Woman / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Three Witches / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
J-5779
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look at this bracelet I bought today!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia
Synopsis
Mildred gets a tattoo.
Keywords
tattoo

Indexer Notes

The Witching Hour

A Pound of Flesh... and Blood (Table of Contents: 4)

The Three Witches / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Ruben Yandoc (as Rubeny)
Inks
Ruben Yandoc (as Rubeny)
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5790
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Mr. Grigg; Larry
Synopsis
Mr. Grigg tries to put Mildred's cat to sleep.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Originally scheduled for Witching Hour #86.

Mildred is the host and also appears as a participant in the story.

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

Unexpected Mail / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris (as JCH)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-458

Indexer Notes

Letters from Scott Pierson and Pam Miller.

Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[Vampire Do's and Don't] (Table of Contents: 7)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Manak
Pencils
Dave Manak (as David Manak) (signed)
Inks
Dave Manak (as David Manak) (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-6329
Genre
humor
Characters
Abel (host)
Reprints
Keywords
vampire

My Ghost Writer the Vampire (Table of Contents: 8)

Abel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Scott Edelman
Pencils
Tenny Henson
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5428
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel (host); Prentice Vaughn
Synopsis
In exchange for a safe place to sleep during the day a vampire offers horror writer Prentice Vaughn true tales for his novels.
Reprints
Keywords
vampire

DC Puzzle (Table of Contents: 9)

activity / 0.67 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Crossword puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Answer Man / in-house column / 0.33 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. My Ghost-Writer-- The Vampire!
  2. 1. Last Laugh of a Corpse
  3. 2. The Borrower
    Hostess Twinkies; Wonder Woman
  4. 3. ["Look at this bracelet I bought today!"]
    The Three Witches
  5. 4. A Pound of Flesh... and Blood
    The Three Witches
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Unexpected Mail
  7. 6. Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  8. 7. [Vampire Do's and Don't]
  9. 8. My Ghost Writer the Vampire
    Abel
  10. 9. DC Puzzle
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    The Answer Man
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