House of Mystery #298 [Direct]
(November 1981)

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Volume
31
Price
0.60 USD; 0.20 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1981-07-28
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.


Stalker on a Starless Night (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense

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
Rodin Rodriguez (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-7817
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Salutations, space cadets!
Genre
humor
Characters
Cain

Stalker on a Starless Night (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Tom Sutton
Inks
Tom Sutton
Colors
Tatjana Wood
Letters
Todd Klein

Job Number
J-6950
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction

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

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

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

Job Number
L-881

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Craig Michaelson; Christy Suits; Paul Green; Mark Amundsen.

Clean Sweep (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Even Dead Men Sing the Blues (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils
Adrian Gonzales
Inks
Adrian Gonzales
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
J-6287
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

All the Creature Comforts! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-6849
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host)
Reprints

Fetched (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Jones
Pencils
Tor Infante
Inks
Tor Infante
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Esphid Mahilum [as Esphidy]

Job Number
J-7572
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Stalker on a Starless Night
  2. 1. ["Salutations, space cadets!"]
    House of Mystery
  3. 2. Stalker on a Starless Night
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Mail Room
  5. 4. Clean Sweep
    Red Tornado; Hostess Cup Cakes
  6. 5. Even Dead Men Sing the Blues
  7. 6. All the Creature Comforts!
  8. 7. Fetched
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