([January 1977])

K. G. Murray, 1977 Series
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100
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
Luis Dominguez (signed)
Inks
Luis Dominguez
Colors
Tatjana Wood (original colourist)
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Kronos -- Zagros -- Eborak! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
Pencils
Frank Thorne
Inks
Frank Thorne
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-3001
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Cain (host); Harold; Gina; Attorney General Walter Burton
Reprints

The Dark Goddess of Doom (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Ray Holloway ?
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Johnny Gan; Suggs; Chris Morton; Margot
Synopsis
Chris Morton steals a statue of the Indian Goddess of Evil, Kali. He didn't bargin on the curse that came with the statue.
Reprints
Keywords
Kali

Treasure Hunt (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6.5 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Skeates
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
Dick Giordano
Letters
Ray Holloway
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor); Carmine Infantino (original editorial director)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Max (jungle guide); 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.
Reprints

Mad Menace (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Job Number
G-300-A
Genre
humour
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.
Reprints
Keywords
golf; nitro glycerine

As Long As You Live... Stay Away from Water! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer
Pencils
June Lofamia
Inks
June Lofamia
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-1714
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Horace Brown; Marion Brown
Reprints
Keywords
The Titanic

They Walk by Night (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Bill Payne
Inks
Bill Payne
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-1840
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Pete; Frankie
Synopsis
Two homeless men break into a department store to stay warm only to discover that the mannequins come to life after the store closes.
Reprints
Keywords
mannequins

Fool's Paradise! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
JS-64
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Devil
Reprints

[Look...and Listen...] (Table of Contents: 8)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kubert ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Genre
war
Reprints
  • US from Weird War Tales (DC, 1971 series) #2 (November-December 1971) [Splash page: original indicia removed - artwork slightly extended at bottom. Job number (K-644) deleted from this reprint.]

Indexer Notes

Introductory sequence. Set in the Sahara Desert, 1944.

Reef of No Return (Table of Contents: 9)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Haney
Pencils
Mort Drucker (signed)
Inks
Mort Drucker (signed)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Genre
war
Reprints
Keywords
frogman; Submarine; torpedo

[Groundhog Funeral Parlor] (Table of Contents: 10)

Cain's Game Room / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
John Albano
Inks
John Albano
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-1468
Genre
humour; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A hearse in an automobile accident is missing the corpse.
Reprints

The Moon Is the Murderer (Table of Contents: 11)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Frank Thorne (signed)
Inks
Frank Thorne (signed)
Letters
Frank Thorne ?
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Job Number
K-223
Genre
war
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story is presented without dialogue.

Behind the Cover (Table of Contents: 12)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kubert ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Genre
war
Reprints

A Promise to Joe! (Table of Contents: 13)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 3.67 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Irv Novick
Inks
Irv Novick
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Genre
war
Characters
Nick; Little Joe; Skipper
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

Cain's Game Room / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
John Albano
Inks
John Albano
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Genre
humour; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A criminal in an electric chair is trying to make a run for it, with the chair.
Reprints
Keywords
electric chair

Monsieur Gravedigger (Table of Contents: 15)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry De Fuccio (signed)
Pencils
Reed Crandall (signed)
Inks
Reed Crandall (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Job Number
K-193
Genre
war
Characters
Sergeant-Major Florimond Loubet; Jean Montagne; Tom Ferrick; Karl Hausmann; “Generalissimo” Ramon Miranda
Reprints
Keywords
Arabs; French Foreign Legion; Sahara Desert

The Face of a Fighter (Table of Contents: 16)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Finger
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Genre
war
Reprints

[Oasis] (Table of Contents: 17)

Weird War Tales / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Kubert ?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Joe Kubert (original editor)

Job Number
K-645
Genre
war
Reprints

The Fanged Spectres of Kinshoro (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
Ernie Chan
Inks
Ernie Chan
Letters
Ben Oda
Editing
Murray Boltinoff (original editor)

Job Number
B-1185
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
M’Timbu; Mawli; Dr. James Harrison; Uncle Kimboro
Synopsis
Dark Africa holds many secrets - and the most dangerous are the powers of M'Timbu, the witch doctor of Kinshoro!
Reprints
Keywords
Lions; Witch Doctor

The House of Endless Years (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Letters
John Costanza
Editing
Dick Giordano (original editor)

Job Number
G-392
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abel (host); Judy (girl); Neal (Peggy's brother); old hag; Peggy (girl); Tippy (Peggy's dog)
Synopsis
Two girls, Judy and Peggy, in search of Peggy's lost brother Neal, enter an old house where lives an old hag who warns them to leave for their own good. They don't and find out that the evil house drains the life from those in it by leeching on their fear of death, condemning them to an endless eternity.
Reprints

[Sinkright Funeral Home] (Table of Contents: 20)

Cain's Game Room / comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
John Albano
Pencils
John Albano
Inks
John Albano
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Job Number
J-1468
Genre
humour; horror-suspense
Synopsis
The bottom of a casket falls off as it is moved from a house to a hearse
Reprints
Keywords
coffin; hearse

Rub a Witch the Wrong Way! (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Sheldon Mayer (credited as Shelly Mayer)
Pencils
Abe Ocampo
Inks
Abe Ocampo
Letters
?
Editing
Joe Orlando (original editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (original assistant editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Linda Wilson; Gladys Bowditch; Television Repairman (unnamed); Carl
Synopsis
A woman offends a witch and pays for it.
Reprints
Keywords
Witches
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Kronos -- Zagros -- Eborak!
  3. 2. The Dark Goddess of Doom
  4. 3. Treasure Hunt
  5. 4. Mad Menace
  6. 5. As Long As You Live... Stay Away from Water!
  7. 6. They Walk by Night
  8. 7. Fool's Paradise!
  9. 8. [Look...and Listen...]
    Weird War Tales
  10. 9. Reef of No Return
    Weird War Tales
  11. 10. [Groundhog Funeral Parlor]
    Cain's Game Room
  12. 11. The Moon Is the Murderer
    Weird War Tales
  13. 12. Behind the Cover
    Weird War Tales
  14. 13. A Promise to Joe!
    Weird War Tales
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Cain's Game Room
  16. 15. Monsieur Gravedigger
    Weird War Tales
  17. 16. The Face of a Fighter
    Weird War Tales
  18. 17. [Oasis]
    Weird War Tales
  19. 18. The Fanged Spectres of Kinshoro
  20. 19. The House of Endless Years
  21. 20. [Sinkright Funeral Home]
    Cain's Game Room
  22. 21. Rub a Witch the Wrong Way!
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