Haunted Tales #26

Published
August 1977
Page count
68
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover It Takes a Ghost to Scare a Ghost Cover, 1 page

""No--please! I don't want to die!" "It takes a Ghost to Scare a Ghost!""

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Luis Dominguez, line art

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #163 (April 1975)
Show/hide 1. It Takes a Ghost to Scare a Ghost Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
Ruben Yandoc, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #163 (April 1975)
Show/hide 2. Strangler In Paradise Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Romy Gamboa, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #172 (March-April 1976)
Show/hide 3. Nasty Little Man Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Joe Simon, line art
 
Jack Kirby, line art
Editing
Joe Simon, editor
 
Jack Kirby, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Black Magic (Prize, 1950 series) #v2 12 (November 1952)
Also printed
United States
Black Magic (DC, 1973 series) #3 (April-May 1974)
Show/hide 4. I Was Bewitched For a Day Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 5. Ski-Chase through Space Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; Science Fiction

Credits

Writing
Frank Robbins, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Frank McLaughlin, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Sports Stories (DC, 1973 series) #5 (May-June 1974)
Show/hide 6. The Specter Who Stalked Cellblock 13 Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Jerry Grandenetti, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #11 (January 1973)
Show/hide 7. Lantern in the Rain Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
John Logan (Ghost); Luke Brownell

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Art
Irwin Hasen, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, original editor [credited]
 
Julius Schwartz, original editor [attributed] (actual)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Sensation Mystery (DC, 1952 series) #113 (January-February 1953)
Lantern in the Rain!
Also printed
Australia
Century Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #98 ([August 1964?])
Lantern in the Rain
 
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #2 (November-December 1971)
Lantern in the Rain!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: Ghosts (DC, 2012 series) #1 (2012)
Lantern in the Rain!

Synopsis

Did the ghost of John Logan flash his ghostly signal lantern to stop Luke Brownell from crashing his train?

Show/hide 8. A Coffin for Bonnie and Clyde Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Characters
Cain (host); Bonnie Parker; Clyde Barrow

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Jack Sparling, line art
Editing
Joe Orlando, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #228 (December 1974-January 1975)
A Coffin for Bonnie and Clyde!
Show/hide 9. Man with the Golden Gloves Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Sports; Occult

Credits

Writing
Denny O'Neil, scripter
Art
Irv Novick, penciller
 
Dick Giordano, inker
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Editing
Julius Schwartz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Sports Stories (DC, 1973 series) #4 (March-April 1974)
Also printed
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #13 (September 1981)

Notes

Last page of story is on inside back cover.


Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 2795

Entry created

  • 30/10/2005

Cover added

  • 28/06/2015

Index completed

  • 28/10/2008

Last updated

  • 28/06/2015