House of Mystery #126

DC Comics

United States

Published
September 1962
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/17131

Credits

Editing
George Kashdan

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Pencils
Dick Dillin
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Letters
Ira Schnapp
Editing
George Kashdan

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #57 ([January 1963?])
The Human Totem Poles!
Show/hide 1. No title recorded (Honor House Prod. Corp.) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Honor House Prod. Corp.

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover.

Show/hide 2. The Mind Prison Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Science fiction

Credits

Art
Howard Sherman
Letters
Stan Starkman

Synopsis

An experiment in telepathy by two scientists allows two aliens to take over their minds.

Show/hide 3. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 4. No title recorded (Task Force) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Task Force

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 5. Buzzy's Rules of Water Safety! (Buzzy) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Buzzy
Genre
Advocacy; teen
Characters
Buzzy Brown; Susie Gruff; Wolfert

Credits

Script
Jack Schiff
Art
Win Mortimer
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Synopsis

Wolfert learns a lesson about playing pranks while swimming.

Notes

Published in cooperation with the National Social Welfare Assembly. Previously appeared in DC comics cover-dated September 1952.

Show/hide 6. The Boy With the Princely Powers Comic story, 7.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Art
Howard Purcell

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Hundred Comic (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #78 ([March 1963?])
The Boy with the Princely Powers

Synopsis

Willie gets a gift from his uncle that endows him with magic powers, but his uncle turns out to be an impostor who tries to trick Willie into helping him in robberies.

Show/hide 7. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Fudge) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Fudge

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 8. No title recorded (Palisades Amusement Park) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Palisades Amusement Park
Show/hide 9. No title recorded (Littleton Coin Co.) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

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Feature
Littleton Coin Co.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 10. Clocks That Ticked Doom Text story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Author
Jack Miller ?
Letters
typeset
Show/hide 11. The Human Totem Poles Comic story, 8.67 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
George Roussos

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Five-Score Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1961 series) #57 ([January 1963?])
The Human Totem Poles

Synopsis

An ancient Indian curse transforms intruders into living totem spirits.

Show/hide 12. No title recorded (Tootsie Roll Pop) Advertisement, 0.33 pages

Featuring

Feature
Tootsie Roll Pop

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 13. Batman and Robin's Most Fantastic Foes! (Batman and Robin) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Batman and Robin
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Batman Annual (DC, 1961 series) #3

Show/hide 14. See the Many Exciting Roles of Lois Lane... (Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane) Promo (ad from the publisher), 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Superman's Girl Friend Lois Lane
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Art
Kurt Schaffenberger
Letters
Ira Schnapp

Notes

house ad for Lois Lane Annual (DC, 1962 series) #1

Show/hide 15. No title recorded (Chet Atkins Method) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

Featuring

Feature
Chet Atkins Method

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 16. No title recorded (Frontier Cabin) Advertisement, 0.5 pages

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Feature
Frontier Cabin

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Letters
typeset
Show/hide 17. No title recorded (Wallace Brown, Inc.) Advertisement, 1 page

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Feature
Wallace Brown, Inc.

Credits

Letters
typeset
Show/hide 18. No title recorded (American Body Building Club) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
American Body Building Club

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover.

Show/hide 19. No title recorded (100 Toy Soldiers) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
100 Toy Soldiers

Notes

Back cover.


Notes

On-sale date from copyright registration.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 44368

Cover added

  • 02/04/2010

Index completed

  • 18/09/2019

Last updated

  • 18/09/2019