(October-November 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-07-24
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Joe Simon
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Bronze Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #98.


Head of the Family (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti ?; Joe Orlando ?
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti ?; Creig Flessel ?; Joe Orlando ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
JS-37
Genre
horror-suspense

Maniac! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Inks
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon (original editor); Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
JS-38
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Harry Mason; Tom Mason; Mr. Collier; Mr. Mason; Mrs. Mason
Synopsis
Tom Mason wanted nothing more than to protect his poor handicapped brother Harry.
Reprints

The Head of the Family! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Bruno Premiani
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon (original editor); Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
JS-40
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Uncle Hugo Fesker; Francie Bleeker; Hugan Fesker; Hugel Fesker; Hugard Fesker; Huguette Fesker
Synopsis
When Francie Bleeker falls in love with Hugan Fesker she decides she must discover the secret of the Fesker family.
Reprints

Metropolis, Illinois (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Greatest Horror of Them All! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Simon (original editor); Jack Kirby (original editor)

Job Number
JS-41
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Tom; Fritz; Sing; Johnny Parker; Elena; Doc Lowry; Felix
Synopsis
Johnny lives in Sanctuary where other deformed people live free from the prying eyes of the public. He falls in love with Elena, the lovely secretary, until he learns her secret.
Reprints

The Vigil (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
JS-42
Genre
horror-suspense
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Head of the Family
  2. 1. Maniac!
  3. 2. The Head of the Family!
  4. 3. Metropolis, Illinois
    Behind the Scenes at the DC Comic World
  5. 4. The Greatest Horror of Them All!
  6. 5. The Vigil
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jerry Hillegas