Ghosts #3

DC Comics

United States

Published
January-February 1972
Page count
52
Cover price
0.25 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/24772

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover No title recorded Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B1153

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy
Letters
Gaspar Saladino
Show/hide 1. Death Is My Mother Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1121
Characters
Lira [Ghost Woman of the Sea]; Sir Desmond; Dennis

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Tony DeZuniga

Synopsis

When Sir Desmond accidentally kills his wife Lira she returns to take their son.

Show/hide 2. The Magician Who Haunted Hollywood Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Drama
Code
B-1155
Characters
Dick Mayhew; Mr. Coombs (Movie Director); Lola Lamour

Credits

Script
George Kashdan
Art
Leonard Starr

Synopsis

When actor Dick Mayhew begins to play the part of a famous escape artist for a film did the ghost of the escape artist help him with the stunts?

Show/hide 3. The Sinister Sisters of "Spook House" Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1146

Credits

Author
Murray Boltinoff
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. The Dark Goddess of Doom Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1122
Characters
Johnny Gan; Suggs; Chris Morton; Margot

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Pencils
John Calnan
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Terror Tales Album (KG Murray, 1977 series) #2 (May 1977)
The Dark Goddess of Doom

Synopsis

Chris Morton steals a statue of the Indian Goddess of Evil, Kali. He didn't bargin on the curse that came with the statue.

Notes

Esposito inks per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited John Calnan.

Show/hide 5. Station G-H-O-S-T! Comic story, 5.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1156
Characters
Andrew Gill; Tom; Bold Eagle; Jeff; Timothy Gill (Ghost); Mr. Yorke; Eddie

Credits

Art
Ruben Moreira

Synopsis

Andrew Gill wants to buy the house his ancestor supposedly haunts and uses some trickery on the current owner.

Show/hide 6. Legion of the Dead Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy
Code
B-1145
Characters
Marius; Octavius; Mark Calder

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
George Tuska
Letters
Joe Letterese ?

Synopsis

Some ghostly Roman soldiers lead Mark Calder out of the desert.

Show/hide 7. Ghostly Miners Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Non-fiction; fantasy
Code
B-1155

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (KG Murray, 1973? series) #17 ([June 1975])
Ghostly Miners

Synopsis

Are ghostly miners mining coal in Lions Coal Corporation mines?

Notes

Slightly altered from original printing at the top.

Show/hide 8. The Screaming Skulls Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1149
Characters
Vincent Perrault; Maman Marie; Yvonne Perrault

Credits

Script
Leo Dorfman
Art
Jerry Grandenetti
Letters
Ben Oda

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #40 (July 1975)
The Screaming Skulls
 
Australia
Haunted Tales (Murray, 1977 series) #45 ([November 1981])
The Screaming Skulls
From GCD
From Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #3.

Synopsis

When Vincent Perrault disturbs an ancient burial ground for stones for his new house he awakens the curse of the screaming skulls.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37598

Entry created

  • 03/10/2008

Index completed

  • 18/02/2019

Last updated

  • 18/02/2019