([August 1972])

K. G. Murray, 1972 Series
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Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Sport Magazine Pty. Ltd.
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Color
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Ju Ju Wishing Doll. Dripping Terror. The Dead Lover Returns. (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Colors
? (photograph)
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Photographic cover

The Dead Lover Returns! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); B. J. Heyman (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Ted Femur dies in a boating accident, but pleads with the "high court of the dead" to return to the world of the living to look for the love of his life. He finds the girl who was meant for him. She doesn't see him as a rotting corpse and is willing to even marry him. But there's a catch...
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Flaming Witness (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth ?
Letters
?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V. A. Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art director)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Karl Malden kills his business partner, Steve Gorm, by pushing him into a steel furnace. Gorm's fiery ghost returns to haunt the murderer.
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Mardu's Masterpiece (Table of Contents: 3)

The Thing / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione
Letters
?
Editing
Alfred V. Fago (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Man Who Lost his Body (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); B. J. Heyman (original editor); Al Jetter (original art editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Baseball player Rick Demoine encounters the ghosts of former baseball heroes and steals their special abilities from them. Incorporating more and more ghostly traits, Rick Demoine himself turns into a spectral being.
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The Juju Wishing Doll (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V. A. Provisiero (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death
Synopsis
A pair of lovers on Haiti come into possession of a voodoo doll. Their careless handling of the powerful artefact will be their doom.
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Indexer Notes

The story is introduced by the (unnamed) Dr. Death, the horror-host from This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series).

Dripping Terror (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks
Anthony Cataldo ?
Letters
?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor); V. A. Provisiero (original editor); Al Jetter (original art director)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Mummy (Horror-Host)
Synopsis
Captain Enoch Claughton kills the native girl Mauna for a bag of pearls. He is haunted by her ghostly apparition for decades and finally claimed to join her in death.
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Indexer Notes

Anthony Cataldo is rumored to have worked for Fawcett’s "Whiz Comics" in the early 50s (drawing the “Golden Arrow” feature). Also a bottle on the table in the splash wears the label “AC”.

Family Mixup (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Letters
Charlotte Jetter
Editing
Al Fago [as Designed by Al Fago Studios] (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Ju Ju Wishing Doll. Dripping Terror. The Dead Lover Returns.
  2. 1. The Dead Lover Returns!
  3. 2. The Flaming Witness
  4. 3. Mardu's Masterpiece
    The Thing
  5. 4. The Man Who Lost his Body
  6. 5. The Juju Wishing Doll
  7. 6. Dripping Terror
  8. 7. Family Mixup
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  • Mark Muller
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