(January 1986)

DC, 1986 Series
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Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD; 0.70 GBP
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1985-09-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand
DC [bullet]
Editing
Sal Amendola; Dick Giordano (executive editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Halloween Special (Table of Contents)

Elvira / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Brian Bolland (signed)
Inks
Brian Bolland (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Come in -- We're dying to meet you!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Elvira / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Goldner (photograph)
Inks
David Goldner (photograph)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira (photo of Cassandra Peterson)

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover photograph of Elvira.

Elvira's Quest (Table of Contents: 2)

Elvira / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Ron Wagner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
Elizabeth Bérubé [as Liz Bérubé]
Letters
Kurt Hathaway

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've had rough autograph sessions before... but these jokers want me to sign my name in blood...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

The Realm (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Philip Clarke, Jr.
Pencils
Tom Grindberg
Inks
Irwin Hasen
Colors
René Reynolds
Letters
Jade Moede

First Line of Dialogue or Text
... And when Thadeus told me that it would be better tonight than it was last week...
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[Elvira's Quest, Part 2] (Table of Contents: 4)

Elvira / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Ron Wagner; Shawn McManus (Cain image, signed)
Inks
Bob Oksner; Shawn McManus (Cain image, signed)
Colors
Elizabeth Bérubé [as Liz Bérubé]
Letters
Kurt Hathaway

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira; Cain

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Death Likes a Lullaby (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Arthur Geroche
Inks
Arthur Geroche
Colors
Mary Kay Van Camp
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Committing the perfect crime means... never having to say you're sorry!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira (host); Death
Reprints

[Elvira's Quest, Part 3] (Table of Contents: 6)

Elvira / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Ron Wagner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
Elizabeth Bérubé [as Liz Bérubé]
Letters
Kurt Hathaway

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Whew! Down came baby, all right... Twenty stories!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Once Upon a Time... (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Dennis Yee
Pencils
Dennis Yee
Inks
Jim Fern; Dan Adkins; Tex Blaisdell
Colors
Liz Bérubé
Letters
Peter Iro [as Pete Iro]

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...There was a powerful wizard. His past is a shroud of mystery
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[Elvira's Quest, Part 4] (Table of Contents: 8)

Elvira / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Ron Wagner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
Elizabeth Bérubé [as Liz Bérubé]
Letters
Kurt Hathaway

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Now how do you like that! A love story!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

Vengeance in the Creature Feature! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Jack C. Harris
Pencils
Dan Spiegle
Inks
Dan Spiegle
Colors
René Reynolds
Letters
Peter Iro

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I know, I know... you think we're deep in the swamp...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira (host); Cain (co-host)
Reprints

[Elvira's Quest, Part 5] (Table of Contents: 10)

Elvira / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joey Cavalieri
Pencils
Ron Wagner
Inks
Bob Oksner
Colors
Elizabeth Bérubé [as Liz Bérubé]
Letters
Kurt Hathaway

First Line of Dialogue or Text
That story was entertaining enough, but I do my own make-up!
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence.

[The Witch's Cauldron] (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Agustin Mas [as Mas Layi] (signed)
Pencils
Agustin Mas [as Mas Layi] (signed)
Inks
Agustin Mas [as Mas Layi] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Agustin Mas [as Mas Layi] (signed)

Genre
humor
Characters
Superman; Batman
Synopsis
A witch conjures up demons and a little boy conjures up Superman and Batman.

Indexer Notes

Four-panel gag with cartoonish art.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Elvira / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Goldner (photograph)
Inks
David Goldner (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira (photo of Cassandra Peterson)

Indexer Notes

Inside of back cover photograph of Elvira.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Elvira / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
David Goldner (photograph)
Inks
David Goldner (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Elvira (photo of Cassandra Peterson)

Indexer Notes

Back cover photograph of Elvira.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Halloween Special
    Elvira
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Elvira
  3. 2. Elvira's Quest
    Elvira
  4. 3. The Realm
  5. 4. [Elvira's Quest, Part 2]
    Elvira
  6. 5. Death Likes a Lullaby
  7. 6. [Elvira's Quest, Part 3]
    Elvira
  8. 7. Once Upon a Time...
  9. 8. [Elvira's Quest, Part 4]
    Elvira
  10. 9. Vengeance in the Creature Feature!
  11. 10. [Elvira's Quest, Part 5]
    Elvira
  12. 11. [The Witch's Cauldron]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Elvira
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Elvira
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