House of Mystery #166

DC Comics

United States

Published
April 1967
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/20885

Credits

Editing
Jack Schiff

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The King of the Curses! (Dial H for Hero) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dial H for Hero
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robby Reed [Yankee Doodle Kid]; Cougar Man

Credits

Art
Jim Mooney
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Show/hide 1. The King of the Curses! (Dial H for Hero) Unknown, 14.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Dial H for Hero
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Robby Reed [as Yankee Doodle Kid; Chief Mighty Arrow]; Cougar Man; Professor Morgan; Boss Madden; Burke; Suzy

Credits

Script
Dave Wood
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
George Roussos

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #62 ([September 1967?])
The King of the Curses

Synopsis

Professor Morgan has invented a machine to depict various legendary creatures but he doesn't know that the machine actually brings the creatures to life.

Notes

script and inks credit from Martin O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2012/04/dial-h-for-hero-and-g-for-ghosts.html

Show/hide 2. The Flashiest News of the Year... (The Flash) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
The Flash
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Joe Giella
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for The Flash (DC, 1959 series) #169 [80 Page Giant #G-34], on sale February 14

Show/hide 3. "There are only 28 days in February..." (Plastic Man) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Plastic Man
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Joe Orlando
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Plastic Man (DC, 1966 series) #3

Show/hide 4. The Golden Rule Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction
Characters
Bob Hope

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Bob Oksner
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Bob Hope teaches that the Golden Rule is found in many different world religions.

Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Previously published in DC comics cover-dated April 1964.

Show/hide 5. Untitled (Dial L for Letters) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Dial L for Letters

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Ira Schnapp (logo illustration)
Colours
? (logo illustration)
Letters
typeset

Notes

letters submitted by Michael Davis; Betty Wilkinson; Robert Kowalski; Gregory Justice; Douglas Raeburn; Steven Carlberg

Show/hide 6. Vulture's Crime Goliaths! (J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars) Unknown, 8.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
J'onn J'onzz Manhunter from Mars
Genre
Superhero
Characters
Martian Manhunter [J'onn J'onzz; Marco Xavier]; Vulture (villains); Mr. V [Faceless] (villain); Zook

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Art
Joe Certa

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents World's Finest Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #28 ([August 1967?])
Vulture's Crime Goliaths

Synopsis

Vulture's latest invention is a ray that will permanently turn men into super-strong monsters under the organization's control.

Show/hide 7. Can Jimmy Change History? (Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen) Unknown, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Pencils
Curt Swan
Inks
George Klein
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Superman's Pal, Jimmy Olsen (DC, 1955 series) #101, on sale February 28


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 36630

Entry created

  • 07/06/2008

Index completed

  • 27/03/2016

Last updated

  • 27/03/2016