([June 1976])

K. G. Murray, 1973 Series
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68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
The K. G. Murray Publishing Company Pty Ltd
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed) (signed as JO)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed) (signed as JO)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Death in the Garden of Evil! The Spectral Coachman.
Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Caption: “Death in the Garden of Evil!” moved and recoloured. Caption: “The Spectral Coachman” added.

The Murderer (Table of Contents: 1)

Cain the Caretaker / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ed Fedory; Robert Kanigher
Pencils
E. R. Cruz
Inks
Joe Orlando
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-3300
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host); Dr. John Florius; Sgt. Thames; Mrs. Therese Grey; Sybil Florius
Synopsis
People are sure that Dr. Florius murdered his wife, but the truth turns out to be even more horrible.
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Keywords
Botany; flowers

We Challenge You to Read On! (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Characters
Abraham Lincoln; Arthur Conan Doyle; Mark Twain
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Indexer Notes

Introduction to the concept of ghosts. Job number (B-1004) deleted from this reprint.

The Spectral Coachman! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Job Number
B-1003
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Cass; Rafe Brady
Synopsis
Tombstone, Arizona, draws its name from the town graveyard where the greatest badmen of the west are buried. But tonight - one of them lives again!
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ComputERR (Table of Contents: 4)

The Three Witches / comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragonés (plot); Alex Toth
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Alex Toth
Letters
Alex Toth
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Job Number
G-117
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia (host); Kipp Hall (nee Redmond); Rod Hall; Ferencz Nagel
Synopsis
Computer dating selected Kip and Rod but after their marriage things begin to change.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Cain's Game Room / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Sergio Aragonés
Pencils
Sergio Aragonés
Inks
Sergio Aragonés
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Genre
humour; horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Job number (J-2002), feature name “Cain’s Game Room” and first panel gag (a giant, who is tied up by little people, sees a chef with big knives coming for him) deleted from this reprint.
Two gag cartoons: A plane bombs the spotlights of a new supermarket. A organ grinder uses a large Frankenstein monster to collect money.

Castle Curse (Table of Contents: 6)

Eve [DC horror host] / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Inks
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Letters
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-1891
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Eve (host)
Reprints
Keywords
lycanthropy; werewolves

Ghost Cargo from the Sky (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes ?; Leo Dorfman ?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Job Number
B-1326
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Manu; Carter
Synopsis
After WWII in the Pacific, Manu starts the "Cargo Cult" and brings ghostly planes to his small island.
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Keywords
cargo cult

Third Eye (Table of Contents: 8)

Weird Mystery Tales / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
John Jacobson (story idea); Murray Boltinoff (credited as Bill Reilly)
Pencils
Ruben Yandoc (as R. Yandoc)
Inks
Ruben Yandoc (as R. Yandoc)
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-2062
Characters
Destiny (host); Gnat Norbet; Rankin Rand
Reprints
Keywords
Astral Travel

The Legend of the Black Swan (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Ramona Fradon
Inks
Ramona Fradon
Letters
?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Job Number
B-1215
Characters
Herb Barnaby; Martin; Knowles; Captain Manuel Cortez
Reprints
Keywords
Spanish Galleon

The Turn of the Wheel! (Table of Contents: 10)

The Three Witches / comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
D. J. Arneson
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Vince Colletta
Letters
Milt Snapinn
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Klaus the Cruel; Sven; Nils; Kristen
Synopsis
Villagers steal Klaus the Cruel's favorite torture device, a wheel, from his castle. Over the following days the wheel causes Klaus much misfortune.
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Indexer Notes

Illustration of Mildred (host) and caption removed from p. 1, and last panel (with Mildred (host) removed from p. 4 to make story 7.5 pages instead of original 8 pages.

Eternal Hour! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7.5 pages (report information)

Script
Alex Toth (signed)
Pencils
Alex Toth (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth (signed)
Letters
Alex Toth (signed)
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor); Carmine Infantino (original editorial director)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Terwit; the kind man; Gustav; Frederick; mocking kids; townspeople
Synopsis
Terwit is dwarfish and is teased and ridiculed by the town's boys. Most adults do nothing to stop it. Terwit recluses himself in a clock tower and the clock from then on is stopped at midnight. Years later, many of those boys, now men, go to the tower to drive Terwit out and their screams cry out...Why?
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Indexer Notes

p. 1: Illustration of Mordred the Witch (host) and caption removed. p. 7: last panel of Mordred the Witch (host) and her caption removed - artwork cropped to make .50 page.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Death in the Garden of Evil! The Spectral Coachman."]
  2. 1. The Murderer
    Cain the Caretaker
  3. 2. We Challenge You to Read On!
  4. 3. The Spectral Coachman!
  5. 4. ComputERR
    The Three Witches
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  7. 6. Castle Curse
    Eve [DC horror host]
  8. 7. Ghost Cargo from the Sky
  9. 8. Third Eye
    Weird Mystery Tales
  10. 9. The Legend of the Black Swan
  11. 10. The Turn of the Wheel!
    The Three Witches
  12. 11. Eternal Hour!
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