(August 1972)

DC, 1969 Series
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Volume
4
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1972-06-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover, Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-Sale date from the Direct Currents listing in Action Comics #414 and Comic Reader #85.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Witching Hour / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Nick Cardy
Inks
Nick Cardy
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1414
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Art credits from The Art of Nick Cardy (John Coates, Vanguard Productions, 2001).

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
John Calnan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1371
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Indexer Notes

Introductory page.

13 Rue Morgue! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-924
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred (host); Leon; Christine
Synopsis
Struggling writer, Leon, lives in famous writer Jacques Tremaine's house for inspiration.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits posted in The Comic Reader #85 (May 1972).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Direct Currents / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

A Different Comic Mag Is Coming-- (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Swamp Thing / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

The Haunted Hands of Guilt (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Murray Boltinoff [as Bill Dennehy]
Pencils
Win Mortimer [as J. Winslow Mortimer]
Inks
Win Mortimer [as J. Winslow Mortimer]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1066
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia (host); Peter Goslar; Johann Brenner
Synopsis
Peter kills his manager over the threat of being replaced by a younger pianist. He has an accident and his hands are crushed. When young Johann Brenner dies, his hands are transplanted to Peter.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Witch-ful Thinking / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1412

Pity Me.. Please, Please Kill Me! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-935
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Ludwig Weber
Synopsis
Survivors of Stalag 13 find Ludwig Weber (forma Nazi Commandant Colonel Shreiker) in South America and put him in a concentration camp.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits posted in The Comic Reader #85 (May 1972).

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Witching Hour
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Three Witches
  3. 2. 13 Rue Morgue!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Direct Currents
  5. 4. A Different Comic Mag Is Coming--
    Swamp Thing
  6. 5. The Haunted Hands of Guilt
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Witch-ful Thinking
  8. 7. Pity Me.. Please, Please Kill Me!
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