Weird Mystery Tales #24

Published
August 1976
Page count
68
Cover price
0.40 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

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Flee to Your Grave Cover, 1 page

""A few more seconds and we'll know if our experiment--creating artificial life--is successful! "Flee to Your Grave" "A Change for the Hearse" "No Seep for the Dead""

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-2638

Credits

Art
Luis Dominguez, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #170 ([November-December 1975?])
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Flee to Your Grave Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1791

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
Ernie Chan, line art [as Ernie Chua]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #170 ([November-December 1975?])
Flee To Your Grave
Show/hide 2. No Sleep For The Dead Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1946

Credits

Writing
Leo Dorfman, scripter
Art
Ruben Yandoc, line art [as Rubeny]
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #170 ([November-December 1975?])
No Sleep For The Dead
Show/hide 3. The Big Heat! Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Frank Redondo, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #164 (May 1975)
The Big Heat
Show/hide 4. Slayride in July Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Gerry Talaoc, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #165 (June 1975)
Slayride In July
Show/hide 5. A Change for the Hearse! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-2545

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Noly Panaligan, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #170 ([November-December 1975?])
A Change For The Hearse!
Show/hide 6. Bigger than a Breadbox Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
G-375

Credits

Writing
Gerry Conway, scripter
Art
Art Saaf , penciller (see notes)
 
Frank Giacoia, inker
Text
John Costanza, letterer
Editing
Dick Giordano, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Secrets (DC, 1956 series) #83 (December 1969-January 1970)
Bigger Than a Breadbox
Show/hide 7. The Man Who Killed His Shadow Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Jack Miller, scripter
Editing
Whitney Ellsworth, editor [credited]

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #16 (July 1953)
The Man Who Killed His Shadow
Also printed
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #4 (March-April 1972)
The Man Who Killed His Shadow

Synopsis

After having murdered the private detective Maxon, the gangster Nesbitt is followed by Maxon's bodiless shadow. He can't shake the crime re-enacting shadow of his victim and drives his car into a tree.

Show/hide 8. Color the Snow--Red Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1701

Credits

Writing
Murray Boltinoff, scripter [credited as Bob Donnelly]
Art
Alfredo Alcala, line art [credited as Alf P. Alcala]
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #150 (September 1973)
Color the Snow -- Red

Synopsis

Mr. Fletcher has it out for all the kids for playing in his yard but when he goes too far Norman turns him into a snowman.

Show/hide 9. I'll Bug You to Your Grave Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
Ruben Yandoc, line art
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original editor
 
Paul Levitz, original Assistant Editor
Management
Carmine Infantino, Publisher
 
Sol Harrison, Vice-President
 
Jack Adler, Production Manager

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #162 (March-April 1975)
Half a Man Is Better Than None! (But Don't You Believe It!)
Also printed
Australia
Terror Tales Album (KG Murray, 1977 series) #3 (July 1977)
Half a Man Is Better Than None! (But Don't You Believe It!)

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  • Armin Richter

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  • 2805

Entry created

  • 30/10/2005

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  • 24/11/2018

Last updated

  • 25/09/2019