(December 1971-January 1972)

DC, 1971 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1971-10-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [character]
Editing
Joe Orlando; Mark Hanerfeld (Assistant Editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.


To Wed the Devil (Table of Contents)

Sinister House of Secret Love / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jerome Podwil (painting); Tony DeZuniga (border art)
Inks
Jerome Podwil (painting); Tony DeZuniga (border art)
Colors
Jerome Podwil (painting); ? (border)
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1402
Genre
horror-suspense; romance
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits for border from Mike Nielsen (original indexer). The credit for the painting comes from the signature found on the original art. Jeff Jones was usually credited with this painting, including in Overstreet. Podwill was a well-known painter of SF and gothic book covers.

To Wed the Devil (Table of Contents: 1)

Sinister House of Secret Love / comic story / 39 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando (plot); Len Wein (script)
Pencils
Tony DeZuniga
Inks
Tony DeZuniga
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-1364
Genre
horror-suspense; romance
Characters
Mistress Sarah; Tabbeta; Agatha; Sarah's father; Sarah's Uncle Samuel (Rabbi Samuel Shulman); Father John Christian; Justin Moore; Baron Dumont
Synopsis
Mistress Sarah's father forces her to leave her true love and marry a man whom he owes a lot of money. Sarah's true love rescues here from her demon worshipping husband.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

"To Wed the Devil" (Chapter One, 6 pages), "Shattered Dreams" (Chapter Two, 10 pages), "Interrupted Journey" (Chapter Three, 5 pages), "Time for Revelation" (Chapter Four, 5 pages), "Marriage of Fear" (Chapter Five, 10 pages), Epilogue (3 pages). Epilogue is text with border illustrations.

The devil-fighting team of Father John and Rabbi Samuel appeared previously in House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #89 (December 1970-January 1971) and appear next in House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #150 (February-March 1978).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. To Wed the Devil
    Sinister House of Secret Love
  2. 1. To Wed the Devil
    Sinister House of Secret Love
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Bob Hughes
  • October Alpi
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Darci
  • Matthew Head
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Dwayne Best
  • Donald Dale Milne