House of Mystery #295 [Direct]
(August 1981)

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Volume
31
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-04-28
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Karen Berger
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 copyright registration.


Night of the Blood Red Moon! (Table of Contents)

I... Vampire! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Kaluta [as MW Kaluta] (signed)
Inks
Mike Kaluta [as MW Kaluta] (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Job Number
C-637
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Andrew Bennett
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
Karen Berger
Pencils
Joe Brozowski (signed)
Inks
Adrian Gonzales (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7415
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cheers, comrades...
Characters
Cain
Reprints

Chapter 4: Mother Love / Mother Hate! (Table of Contents: 2)

I... Vampire! / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Tom Sutton
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
Adrienne Roy
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-7033
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Andrew Bennett; Dmitri Mishkin; Deborah Dancer; Mary, Queen of Blood (flashback); Dunya Mishkin [Miss Smith](flashback); Ivan Mishkin (flashback)
Synopsis
Dmitri reveals that his mother was made a vampire, which led to his becoming a vampire hunter.
Reprints

Superman vs. the Laughing Gas Bandits (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Superman; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Red or Blue? (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Dan Mishkin; Gary Cohn
Pencils
Trevor von Eeden
Inks
Larry Mahlstedt
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
J-6927
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

The Unveiling (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Howie Post
Pencils
Tenny Henson
Inks
Tenny Henson
Colors
Phil Rachelson
Letters
Esphidy Mahilum [as Esphidy]

Job Number
J-6809
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)

A Louse Is Not a Home (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Johnny Craig
Inks
Johnny Craig
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-7291
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)

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

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

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

Job Number
L-808

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Vip Malixi, James Walters, and Mark Amundsen.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Night of the Blood Red Moon!
    I... Vampire!
  2. 1. ["Cheers, comrades..."]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. Chapter 4: Mother Love / Mother Hate!
    I... Vampire!
  4. 3. Superman vs. the Laughing Gas Bandits
    Superman; Hostess Twinkies
  5. 4. Red or Blue?
  6. 5. The Unveiling
  7. 6. A Louse Is Not a Home
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
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