House of Mystery #113

DC Comics

United States

Published
August 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16374

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff
Murray Boltinoff (associate)
George Kashdan (associate)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Prisoners of Beast Asteroid! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Norton Products) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Norton Products

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Man Who Was Doomed by Time Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Pencils
Mort Meskin [as Meskin]
Inks
George Roussos
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

Art Merrill risks his life to discover the secret of a patch of land where no plant or animal life can live.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. See the Many Fantastic Faces of Superman... (Superman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
Stan Kaye
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Superman Annual (DC, 1960 series) #3, on sale June 22

Show/hide 5. At Last! (Secret Origins) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Secret Origins
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
various
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Secret Origins (DC, 1961 series) #1, on sale June 15

Show/hide 6. It's Fun to Serve! Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Advocacy

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bernard Baily
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Debbie learns how to join the rest of her family in doing good deeds for others.

Notes

published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly

Show/hide 7. The Songs of Disaster Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Lee Elias

Synopsis

Composer Burton Mills learns that the music of a long-ago folk hero has fantastic occult powers.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Fudge) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Fudge

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 9. The Inside Stories of Batman and Robin's Top Secrets (Batman) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Sheldon Moldoff
Dick Sprang
Inks
Charles Paris
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #1, on sale June 29

Show/hide 10. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 11. The Man Who Defied Fate Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Drama

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Moolah the Mystic) Comic story, 1 page

"Moolah draws big crowds..."

Featuring

Feature
Moolah the Mystic
Genre
Humor
Characters
Moolah

Credits

Script
Henry Boltinoff
Art
Henry Boltinoff
Letters
Henry Boltinoff

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Mighty Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #26 ([November 1961?])
Untitled
Show/hide 13. We Were Prisoners on Beast Asteroid Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction
Characters
Mark; Vern

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

Two space explorers on a distant asteroid are menaced by four creatures that emerge from mysterious capsules.

Show/hide 14. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Ice Cream Bar

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Frontier Cabin) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Frontier Cabin

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Revolutionary War Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Revolutionary War Soldiers

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Junior Sales Club of America) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Junior Sales Club of America

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 18. No title recorded (Daisy Manufacturing Company) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Daisy Manufacturing Company

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 22774

Entry created

  • 25/08/2019

Cover added

  • 25/08/2019

Index completed

  • 25/08/2019