Doomsday #20

Published
April 1975
Page count
52
Cover price
0.30 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
This Publication is Rated M for the Mature Reader

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

"Death’s Round Trip. Heartbeat House. Let The Past Lie Buried."

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
? (photograph)
Colours
? (photograph)

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 1. Let the Past Lie Buried Comic story, 9.7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Editing
Will Lieberson (original Executive Editor)
V. A. Provisiero (original Editor)
Al Jetter (original Art Editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series) #10 (April 1953)
Let the Past Lie Buried!

Synopsis

When Professor Niles unearths the remains of a Neanderthal man, the whole town suddenly regresses into inexplicable caveman behavior.

Show/hide 2. Trade Practices Act 1974 Advertisement, 0.3 pages

"Notice to Advertisers and Advertising Agents..."

Details

Printed
1975
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Trade Practices Act 1974

Notes

This advertisement appears to have run in most Murray comics from April 1975 to November 1975.

Show/hide 3. Heartbeat House Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Bob Powell
Editing
Will Lieberson (original executive editor)
B. J. Heyman (original editor)
Al Jetter (original art editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Worlds of Fear (Fawcett, 1952 series) #5 (July 1952)
Heartbeat House
Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #6 (September 1979) —Strange Suspense Stories
Heartbeat House

Synopsis

A doctor and a lawyer team up to poison and rob the old eccentric Augustus Uhr who collects strange clocks and timepieces. Little does the criminal duo know that there's a terrible secret behind those ever-ticking clocks.

Show/hide 4. Jibaro Madness Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Bob Forgione
Editing
Alfred V. Fago (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Thing (Charlton, 1952 series) #6 (January 1953)
Jibaro Madness
Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 3 (Murray, 1980 series) #7 ([July 1980?]) —Monster Hunters
Jibaro Madness

Synopsis

Explorers searching for the secret of head-shrinking are captured by madman Maximo. He shrinks them to doll size and prepares to cut their heads off. The miniature people overpower their tormentor and escape. But they run into unexpected difficulties.

Show/hide 5. The Dark Mirror Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Ed Waldman ?
Editing
Mercedes Shull (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Strange Stories From Another World (Fawcett, 1952 series) #3 (October 1952)
The Dark Mirror
Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #6 (September 1979) —Strange Suspense Stories
The Dark Mirror

Synopsis

The hoodlums Louie and Gabe meet Fate in person and are warned to change their criminal ways. They don't listen and meet their horrible ends.

Show/hide 6. Death's Round Trip Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Editing
Mercedes Shull (original editor)

Reprint history

First print
United States
Beware! Terror Tales (Fawcett, 1952 series) #3 (September 1952)
Death's Round Trip

Synopsis

Dr. Albert Carlton drugs himself to death and takes a tourist trip into the realm of death. His colleague will revive him after some minutes, so that Carlton can return and live to tell. There are complications, of course.

Show/hide 7. Climax, The Fastest Gun, Super Giant, Ringo Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Look for these exciting comics at your favourite bookstall"

Details

Printed
1974
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Climax, The Fastest Gun, Super Giant, Ringo

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Mark Muller

AusReprints ID

  • 38267

Entry created

  • 13/03/2014

Cover added

  • 05/11/2017

Index completed

  • 21/04/2014

Last updated

  • 05/11/2017