House of Mystery #196

DC Comics

United States

Published
November 1971
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24612

Credits

Editing
Joe Orlando
Mark Hanerfeld (Assistant Editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover A Girl and Her Dog Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror

Credits

Art
Tony deZuniga
Editing
Joe Orlando
Mark Hanerfeld (Assistant Editor)
Show/hide 1. A Girl and Her Dog Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Script
Gerry Conway
Art
Gray Morrow

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (Colour Comics, 1972 series) #4 ([March 1973?])
A Girl and Her Dog
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #24 (August 1982)
A Girl and Her Dog
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2007)
A Girl and Her Dog!
From GCD
in DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #24 (August 1982)
 
from House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #196.
 
from House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #196 (November 1971)
Show/hide 2. Untitled (Cain's Game Room) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Game Room
Genre
Humor
Code
J-1046

Credits

Art
Sergio Aragones

Synopsis

3 gag cartoons

Show/hide 3. The Alien Within Me Comic story, 7.67 pages
Show/hide 4. Child of the Dead Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Code
J-176
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Script
Jack Oleck
Art
Wayne Howard

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #6 ([February 1974])
 
Australia
Superman Presents Supergirl Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #6 ([February 1974])
Child of the Dead!
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #2 (2007)
Child of the Dead
From GCD
from House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #196.
Show/hide 5. Untitled (Cain's Room 13) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Room 13
Genre
Humor
Code
J-1146

Credits

Art
Lore Shoberg

Synopsis

3 gag cartoons

Show/hide 6. Dark Journey Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 7. Untitled (Cain's Mail Room) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Mail Room
Code
J-1387

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters submitted by Kerry M. Kirspel; Randy Moore; Bruce Lohr; Cathy Post

Show/hide 8. My Heart Becomes So Icy Cold (A Witch's Garden of Curses) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
A Witch's Garden of Curses

Credits

Script
Len Wein
Art
Joe Orlando (?)

Notes

"homage" to William Wordsworth's poem "My Heart Leaps Up" (1802)

Show/hide 9. The Little People Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Code
157
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia

Notes

Jack Oleck is identified as the writer in the letters page of HOUSE OF MYSTERY #200.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 33936

Entry created

  • 19/09/2007

Cover added

  • 07/07/2010

Index completed

  • 07/07/2010