(December 1969-January 1970)

DC, 1969 Series
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Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1969-10-16
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
Superman DC National Comics
Editing
Dick Giordano; Carmine Infantino (editorial director)

Issue Notes

Indicia date: December 1969-January 1970. Cover date: January.

On-sale date from Comic Reader #75 and from copyright registration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?

Job Number
G-467
Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Art credits from The Art of Nick Cardy.

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

Cynthia, Mildred & Mordred / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script
Dave Kaler
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
G-290
First Line of Dialogue or Text
As the full moon approaches its zenith...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia; Mildred; Mordred
Synopsis
Mildred and Mordred visit Cynthia at her "mod" apartment, and they are none to happy about it.
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Indexer Notes

Framing sequence. No credits. Sekowsky pencils per Jim Bain via the GCD Errors list. Previous indexer credited Alex Toth. Script and art credits confirmed from The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

A Face in the Crowd! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5.5 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Mike Roy
Inks
Mike Peppe
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Job Number
G-254
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Arnie (holocaust survivor); Bulgart (as a Nazi general and as a civilian); Cynthia (story host); a Rabbi
Synopsis
After WWII, Arnie searches for Bulgart, the Nazi in charge of the concentration camp where Arnie was held, to exact his revenge.
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Keywords
holocaust

Indexer Notes

Page 6 is 1/2 a page. Script and art credits from Mark Hanerfeld in The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Artwork previously attributed to Don Heck by Steven Grant (via email June 2008). Mike Tiefenbacher corroborated Hanerfeld’s credits, noting Mike Roy’s stylistic similarity to Heck (via email November 2010).

Calling Members Of The Mighty I Patrol (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The I Patrol / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Doll Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6.67 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Jose Delbo
Inks
Jose Delbo
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Job Number
G-294
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cyrus Caulfield; Edna Bilch (landlord); Irving Bilch (landlord); Mordred (story host)
Synopsis
The tenants of the apartment building where Cyrus lives want him gone, and mob mentality takes over when they burst into his apartment.
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Indexer Notes

No credits. Script and art credits from The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Max (jungle guide); Mildred (story host); old man (treasure hunter)
Synopsis
Max takes an archaeologist into the jungle. When he discovers the treasure that the archaeologist is seeking is real, Max decides it will be his alone.
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Indexer Notes

Page 7 is 1/2 a page. No credits. Script and art credits from The Comic Reader #75 (1969).

Mad Menace (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
John Costanza (signed)
Pencils
John Costanza (signed)
Inks
John Costanza (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza (signed)

Job Number
G-300-A
Genre
humor
Characters
witch
Synopsis
A witch finds a magic formula for making winning golf balls, but finds out it's too similar to that of nitroglycerine.
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Keywords
golf

[Epilogue] (Table of Contents: 7)

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

Script
David Kaler
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Dick Giordano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred; Mordred; Cynthia; Egor
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Distortion! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Greene (signed)
Inks
Sid Greene (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
G-103
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
John; Kathy
Synopsis
Kathy refuses to enter the fun house.
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Train to Doom (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway [as Gerard Conway]
Letters
typeset

Job Number
G-461
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Chuck; Fred
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["As the full moon approaches its zenith..."]
    Cynthia, Mildred & Mordred
  3. 2. A Face in the Crowd!
  4. 3. Calling Members Of The Mighty I Patrol
    The I Patrol
  5. 4. The Doll Man!
  6. 5. Treasure Hunt
  7. 6. Mad Menace
  8. 7. [Epilogue]
  9. 8. Distortion!
  10. 9. Train to Doom
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