Tales of Horror v1#5

Published
November 1976
Page count
68
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size (205mm x 275mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Rated A for Adult Readers [circle]
 
Rated A for Adult Readers [circle]
Trove version
trove.nla.gov.au/version/188501958

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover A Grave Promise Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Xavier G. Vilanova, penciller [signed as Vilanova]
 
Xavier G. Vilanova, inker [signed as Vilanova]
Colours
Xavier G. Vilanova, colourist [signed as Vilanova]
 
Xavier G. Vilanova, colourist [signed as Vilanova]
Text
, typeset

Reprint history

First print
Germany
Dämonenkiller (Pabel, 1974 series) #76 (3 February 1976) —Die Nacht der Zombies
Untitled

Notes

The cover signature is dated 75.

Show/hide 1. Tales of Horror Contents Table of contents, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Show/hide 2. The Promise Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Leopold Sánchez, line art [signed as Leopoldo Sanchez]
 
Leopold Sánchez, line art [signed as Leopoldo Sanchez]

Reprint history

First print
Spain
S.O.S. (Edival, 1975 series) #10 (28 June 1975)
La promesa
Also printed
Australia
Night of Terror (Gredown, 1979?) (1979)
The Promise
Show/hide 3. So Dark… So Dark… Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Francisco Cueto, line art [signed]
 
Francisco Cueto, line art [signed]

Reprint history

First print
Spain
Zombie (Petronio, 1973 series) #nn [2] (1973)
Tan oscuro, tan oscuro
Also printed
Spain
Infinitum 2000 (Producciones, 1980 series) #29 ([1983?])
Tan oscuro tan oscuro

Notes

The signature on this story is dated 72.

Show/hide 4. The Ultimate Test Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-7976

Credits

Art
Pat Boyette, line art [signed as Patrick]
 
Pat Boyette, line art [signed as Patrick]
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #31 (October 1976)
The Ultimate Test
Also printed
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #47 (November 1979)
The Ultimate Test
Show/hide 5. Funeral Wreath Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-7854

Credits

Art
Bill Molno, line art
 
, inker
 
Bill Molno, line art
 
, inker
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Many Ghosts of Dr. Graves (Charlton, 1967 series) #59 (October 1976)
Funeral Wreath

Synopsis

Frankie marries a rich old horticulturist. He kills her and feeds her to her special hybrid. The hybrid blooms and kills Frankie.

Show/hide 6. A Fitting Wife Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural
Code
D-7724

Credits

Writing
Joe Molloy, scripter
 
Joe Molloy, scripter
Art
Enrique Nieto , line art
 
Enrique Nieto , line art
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Monster Hunters (Charlton, 1975 series) #7 (September 1976)
A Fitting Wife
Also printed
Australia
Monster Hunters (Murray, 1978 series) #3 ([1978?])
A Fitting Wife
 
Australia
Doom Zone (Gredown, 1983?) ([1983?])
A Fitting Wife
Show/hide 7. Sleep of Ages Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-8087

Credits

Writing
Paul Kupperberg, scripter
 
Paul Kupperberg, scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
 
Steve Ditko, line art
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Haunts (Charlton, 1971 series) #52 (October 1976)
Sleep of Ages
Show/hide 8. Werewoods Comic story, 9 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-7938

Credits

Art
Steve Ditko, line art
 
Steve Ditko, line art
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #31 (October 1976)
Werewoods
Also printed
United States
Ghost Manor (Charlton, 1971 series) #47 (November 1979)
Werewoods
Show/hide 9. Race against Death Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D-1788

Credits

Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Haunts (Charlton, 1971 series) #51 (August 1976)
Race Against Death
Also printed
Australia
Hideous Haunts (Gredown, 1982?) ([1982?])
Race Against Death
Show/hide 10. Trespassers Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
D7754

Credits

Art
Enrique Nieto, line art
 
Enrique Nieto, line art
Editing
George Wildman, editor
 
George Wildman, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Scary Tales (Charlton, 1975 series) #7 (September 1976)
Trespassers
Also printed
United States
Scary Tales (Charlton, 1975 series) #26 (May 1981)
Trespassers

Synopsis

Two space aliens pretending to be ghosts are in turn haunted by real ghosts.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 45895

Entry created

  • 15/05/2010

Cover added

  • 22/05/2013

Index completed

  • 22/05/2013

Last updated

  • 03/07/2022