The Witching Hour #2

DC Comics

United States

Published
April-May 1969
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Editing
Dick Giordano
GCD
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Show/hide Cover No title recorded (Witching Hour) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Witching Hour
Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Witching Hour) Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 2.67 pages

"Come, dear reader, come along!"

Featuring

Feature
Witching Hour
Genre
Humor
Job code
G-138
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Credits

Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Witching Hour (Murray, 1982?) ([April 1982])
Witching Hour Spectacular

Notes

First part of framing sequence.

Show/hide 2. No title recorded Comic story, 6.67 pages

"That's right, Bernard -- scream!"

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Bernard; Mike

Credits

Art
Jack Sparling

Synopsis

Bernard thinks Mike stole his promotion so he drives him out in the country and pushes him off a cliff. Mike's ghost gets revenge.

Show/hide 3. The Trip of Fools! Comic story, 7.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred (host); John; Leona; Captain Kar-Meyen; Stahn-Li

Credits

Art
Jose Delbo

Synopsis

A mysterious slave is taken from Africa to the United States where his owners continue to mysteriously disappear.

Show/hide 4. The Beat Goes On! Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
G-104

Credits

Art
Sid Greene

Synopsis

A ghostly policeman walks a beat in the cemetery.

Show/hide 5. Once Upon a Surprise Ending! Comic story, 4.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Art
Jack Sparling

Synopsis

A handsome prince turns into a frog.

Show/hide 6. Untitled [Epilogue] Foreword, introduction, preface, afterword, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
G-139
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Credits

Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Dick Giordano

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Witching Hour (Murray, 1982?) ([April 1982])
Untitled

Notes

Conclusion of framing sequence.

Show/hide 7. #6 [Sargon the Sorcerer] (Fact File) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Fact File
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Sargon the Sorcerer; Maximilian O'Leary

Credits

Art
? (illustration)
Colours
? (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis

Hero history of Sargon the Sorcerer.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22162

Entry created

  • 02/05/2019

Cover added

  • 02/05/2019

Index completed

  • 02/05/2019

Last updated

  • 02/05/2019