House of Mystery #183

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
November-December 1969
Page count
36
Cover price
0.15 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/23078

Credits

Editing
Joe Orlando, Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled [Secret of the Whale's Vengeance] Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
J544

Credits

Art
Neal Adams, line art
Colours
Neal Adams, colourist
 
Jack Adler, colourist

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
House of Mystery #183
Printed in
Classici DC: House of Mystery (Planeta DeAgostini, 2009 series) #2 (2009)
 
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Show/hide 1. Untitled [Welcome to the House of Mystery] (Cain the Caretaker) Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cain the Caretaker
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
J-552
Characters
Cain

Credits

Writing
Joe Orlando, scripter
Art
Joe Orlando, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Milt Snapinn , letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
introduction page
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Show/hide 2. The Haunting! (Cain the Caretaker) Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain the Caretaker
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
J-169
Characters
Cain; Frank Abel; Peggy Abel

Credits

Writing
Jack Oleck, scripter
Art
Jerry Grandenetti, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
John Costanza, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #61 ([May 1970?])
Haunting
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
The Haunting!
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
 
Il Est Minuit... l'Heure des Sorcières (Arédit-Artima, 1975 series) #5 (4ème trimestre 1975)
Show/hide 3. Untitled (Cain's Game Room) Cartoon, 0.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Game Room
Genre
Humour; horror-suspense
Code
J-199

Credits

Writing
John Albano, scripter
Art
John Albano, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Cain's Game Room
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])

Notes

John Albano credits from House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2019 series) #1.

The original indexer credited Sergio Aragones, but James Zanotto questioned that attribution.

Show/hide 4. Curse of the Blankenships (Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar) Comic story, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar
Genre
Non-fiction; Fantasy-Supernatural
Code
J-565

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bernard Baily, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ira Schnapp, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Original
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #35 (February 1955)

Notes

Credits by Craig Delich.

Show/hide 5. Superstitions about Spiders (Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar) Cartoon, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Odds and Ends from Cain's Cellar
Genre
Non-fiction

Credits

Writing
Julius Schwartz , scripter
Art
Morris Waldinger , penciller
 
Tom Nicolosi , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

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Based on
United States
Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #109 (May-June 1952)
Superstitions About Spiders  (reduced)
First print
United States
My Greatest Adventure (DC, 1955 series) #64 (February 1962)
Superstitions About Spiders
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Show/hide 6. The Dead Can Kill! (Cain's True Case Files) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain's True Case Files
Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Rev. Charles Power; Rawley; Cain

Credits

Writing
Marv Wolfman, scripter
Art
Bernie Wrightson, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ray Holloway , letterer

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Also printed
Australia
Superman Presents Wonder Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1965 series) #59 ([March 1970?])
The Dead Can Kill
 
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #229 (March 1975)
The Dead Can Kill!
 
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales Annual (KG Murray, 1975 series) #2 ([1976?])
The Dead Can Kill!
 
United States
DC Special Blue Ribbon Digest (DC, 1980 series) #17 (January 1982)
The Dead Can Kill
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
The Dead Can Kill!
Printed in
Classici DC: House of Mystery (Planeta DeAgostini, 2009 series) #1 (Dicembre 2009)
 
Névrose (Arédit-Artima, 1985 series) #15 (août 1987)
 
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
 
Dossier Negro (Zinco, 1981 series) #216 ([abril 1988])
Show/hide 7. Untitled [Horoscope] (Page 13) Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Page 13
Genre
Humour; horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
Joe Orlando, author
Art
Sergio Aragonés, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #227 (October-November 1974)
Untitled
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Page 13
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
 
Horror (BSV - Williams, 1972 series) #59
Show/hide 8. Untitled (Cain's Game Room) Cartoon, 1.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Game Room
Genre
Humour; horror-suspense
Code
J-293

Credits

Writing
Sergio Aragonés, scripter
Art
Sergio Aragonés, line art
 
Sergio Aragonés, penciller [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Cain's Game Room
Printed in
Horror (BSV - Williams, 1972 series) #62
 
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Show/hide 9. Secret of the Whale's Vengeance (Cain the Caretaker) Comic story, 11.67 pages

Featuring

Feature
Cain the Caretaker
Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Cain; Jeremy Bridges; Austin Bridges

Credits

Writing
Robert Kanigher, scripter
Art
Jerry Grandenetti, penciller
 
Wally Wood, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
John Costanza, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Showcase Presents: The House of Mystery (DC, 2006 series) #1 (2006)
Secret of the Whale's Vengeance
Printed in
House of Mystery: The Bronze Age Omnibus (DC, 2018 series) #1 (2018 [March 2019])
Show/hide 10. Untitled (Cain's Mail Room) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Cain's Mail Room
Code
J-550

Credits

Writing
Joe Orlando , scripter
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Notes

Includes letters from Larry Mefford, Don Brown, and Jeff McKinnzie. Story and art credits revealed in editorial comments.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 38259

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