(May 1980)

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Volume
30
Price
0.40 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1980-02-26
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Barcode
0709893053005
Editing
Joe Orlando (managing editor); Jack C. Harris (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

On-sale date from Comic Reader #177.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

House of Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Luis Dominguez
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
?

Job Number
C-296
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit provided by Anthony Tollin.

Each of the three monsters on the cover are from an interior story.

[The House of Mystery] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Inks
Romeo Tanghal (signed)
Colors
Jerry Serpe ?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
J-6425
Genre
humor
Characters
Cain

Indexer Notes

Introductory page.

Twice-Killed Corpse (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Rico Rival
Inks
Rico Rival
Colors
Jerry Serpe ?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-5717
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

[Balloon Rides] (Table of Contents: 3)

Gregory the Gargoyle / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

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

Job Number
J-6331
Genre
humor
Characters
Gregory the Gargoyle; Cain; Abel; Witch Hazel
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Gag cartoon.

An Arrow in Time (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Green Arrow [Oliver Queen]; children
Synopsis
Green Arrow uses special arrows to save a cable car from falling when its cable breaks, and also sends Hostess Fruit Pies to the children inside awaiting rescue.

The Hungry Jaws of Death (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Val Mayerik
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Colors
Jerry Serpe
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-5902
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

Flash of Fire (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
Jerry Serpe ?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-5717
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

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

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

Script
Jack C. Harris ?
Pencils
Sergio Aragones (illustration)
Inks
Sergio Aragones (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
L-474

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Jeffrey Lowndes; Chris Khalaf.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

DC Puzzle / activity / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Part of The DC Feature Page. Find-a-word puzzle.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

The Answer Man / text article / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
Bob Rozakis
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Part of The DC Feature Page.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    House of Mystery
  2. 1. [The House of Mystery]
  3. 2. Twice-Killed Corpse
  4. 3. [Balloon Rides]
    Gregory the Gargoyle
  5. 4. An Arrow in Time
    Green Arrow; Hostess Fruit Pies
  6. 5. The Hungry Jaws of Death
  7. 6. Flash of Fire
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
    DC Puzzle
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
    The Answer Man
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