This issue has variants.
Set during the Crusades. Death does not host but appears in the story.
Set at a remote German stronghold toward the end of World War II.
Instead of letters, this letters page includes reviews by Bob Rozakis of The Future at War (ed. Reginald Bretnor), The War of the Worlds (H.G. Wells), The Second War of the Worlds (George H. Smith), and Invasion of the Body Snatchers (Jack Finney).