Doomsday #17

Published
October 1974
Page count
52
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
This Publication is Rated M for the Mature Reader

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"The Slithering Horror of Skontong Swamp; Curse of Karnak; Murderer's Row"

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Show/hide 1. The Slithering Horror of Skontong Swamp Comic story, 11 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Characters
Doctor Death (host)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Evans, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Bobbie Heyman, original editor [as B. J. Heyman]
 
Al Jetter, original Art Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series) #5 (June 1952)
The Slithering Horror of Skontong Swamp
Also printed
United States
Four Color Fear (Fantagraphics, 2010 series) (September 2010)
The Slithering Horror of Skontong Swamp!
Show/hide 2. More Than Blood Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Writing
George Effinger, scripter
Art
Billy Graham, line art
Editing
Roy Thomas, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #2 (December 1972)
Show/hide 3. Curse of Karnak Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Art
Bob Forgione, line art
Editing
Al Fago, editor [as Alfred V. Fago]

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Thing (Charlton, 1952 series) #5 (October-November 1952)
 (Charlton)
Show/hide 4. El Tigre Lives (Mr. Dedd) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. Dedd
Genre
Occult
Code
D-5563
Characters
Mr. Dedd (host)

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill, scripter
Art
Murray Postell, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
George Wildman, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #110 (February 1974)
El Tigre Lives
Show/hide 5. Mirror, Mirror, on My Wall Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Al Tyler, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Al Fago, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Thing (Charlton, 1952 series) #3 (June 1952)
Mirror, Mirror, On My Wall

Synopsis

James Garth is not only an antiques dealer, but also the middleman of a dope-smuggling ring. He employs the services of a demon to get back at all those who betrayed him financially. When Garth takes on the king-pin of the drug racket, he is in for a surprise, because his demon won't show.

Show/hide 6. Murderers’ Row Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Editing
Al Fago, editor [as Alfred V. Fago]

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Thing (Charlton, 1952 series) #5 (October-November 1952)

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Perry Fowler
  • Mark Muller
  • Spiros Xenos

AusReprints ID

  • 2238

Entry created

  • 08/02/2005

Cover added

  • 10/05/2018

Index completed

  • 31/01/2009

Last updated

  • 22/09/2019