(August 1982)

DC, 1980 Series
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Volume
3
Price
0.95 USD
Pages
100
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1982-04-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics Inc.
Brand
DC Blue Ribbon Digest
Editing
Karen Berger (editor); Dick Giordano (managing editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.
This issue has variants:

Do You Dare Enter... The House of Mystery (Table of Contents)

Cain the Caretaker / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed as Joe Kubert)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed as Joe Kubert)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-932
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain

Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover.

Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

No Strings Attached! (Table of Contents: 2)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man must choose between living in this world or a dream world.
Reprints

All in the Family... (Table of Contents: 4)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Bernie Wrightson (plot); Mary Skrenes (script)
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Demon Within! (Table of Contents: 5)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando (plot); John Albano (script)
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Hyde -- and Go Seek! (Table of Contents: 6)

Abel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Reprints

Double Take (Table of Contents: 7)

The Three Witches / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Richards is tricked into performing a murder twice, allowing enough time for the police to arrive.
Reprints

The Whole Ball of Tin (Table of Contents: 8)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway; Len Wein
Pencils
Bob Oksner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Tomorrow I Hang! (Table of Contents: 9)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils
Jim Aparo
Inks
Jim Aparo
Colors
?
Letters
Jim Aparo

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The House of Endless Years (Table of Contents: 10)

Abel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two girls, Judy and Peggy, in search of Peggy's lost brother Neal, enter an old house where lives an old hag who warns them to leave for their own good. They don't and find out that the evil house drains the life from those in it by leeching on their fear of death, condemning them to an endless eternity.
Reprints

Countdown! (Table of Contents: 11)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Reprints

A Girl and Her Dog (Table of Contents: 12)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Born Loser (Table of Contents: 13)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Sno' Fun! (Table of Contents: 14)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragon├ęs
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Mysteriously Yours -- Cain and Gregory (Table of Contents: 15)

Cain's Gargoyles / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bernie Wrightson ?
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson (signed as Wrightson)
Inks
Bernie Wrightson (signed as Wrightson)
Letters
Bernie Wrightson ?

Genre
humor
Characters
Cain; Gregory (gargoyle)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Do You Dare Enter... The House of Mystery
    Cain the Caretaker
  2. 1. Contents
  3. 2. No Strings Attached!
    Cain the Caretaker
  4. 3. The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of
  5. 4. All in the Family...
    Cain the Caretaker
  6. 5. The Demon Within!
    Cain the Caretaker
  7. 6. Hyde -- and Go Seek!
    Abel
  8. 7. Double Take
    The Three Witches
  9. 8. The Whole Ball of Tin
    Cain the Caretaker
  10. 9. Tomorrow I Hang!
    Cain the Caretaker
  11. 10. The House of Endless Years
    Abel
  12. 11. Countdown!
    Cain the Caretaker
  13. 12. A Girl and Her Dog
    Cain the Caretaker
  14. 13. Born Loser
    Cain the Caretaker
  15. 14. Sno' Fun!
    Cain the Caretaker
  16. 15. Mysteriously Yours -- Cain and Gregory
    Cain's Gargoyles
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Peter Croome
  • CTGarry
  • Merlin Haas
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore