The Witching Hour #38

DC Comics

United States

Published
January 1974
Page count
100
Cover price
0.50 USD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Editing
Murray Boltinoff
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/75490

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Cynthia (vignette); Mildred (vignette); Mordred (vignette)

Credits

Art
Nick Cardy

Notes

Featuring 3 interior stories: "Save the Last Dance for Me"; "'Til Death Us Do Join"; "The Demon in The Mirror"

Show/hide 1. Table of Contents (Witching Hour) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Witching Hour
Job code
N-796
Characters
Mordred; Mildred; Cynthia

Credits

Letters
typeset

Notes

3 spot illos of the 3 Witches.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Witching Hour) Unknown, 2 pages

Featuring

Feature
Witching Hour
Job code
N-785
Characters
Cynthia; Mildred; Mordred

Notes

Second panel has a 1969 copyright date

Show/hide 3. Makers of the Mist! Unknown, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
G-742
Characters
Mildred (host)

Credits

Script
Gerry Conway
Art
Murphy Anderson

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Shadows from Beyond (Murray, 1983?) ([1983?])
Makers of the Mist!
 
Australia
Shadows from Beyond (Murray, 1983?) #Second Release ([1983?])
Makers of the Mist
Show/hide 4. 'Til Death Us Do Join! Unknown, 6.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
G-555
Characters
Mordred (host)

Credits

Script
Bob Haney
Art
Pat Boyette

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Witching Hour (Murray, 1982?) ([April 1982])
'Til Death Us Do Join!
Show/hide 5. Cynthia's Tale... The Ever Constant Drum! Unknown, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
G-229
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Script
David Kaler
Pencils
Reginald Pitt (layouts)
Stanley Pitt
Inks
Stanley Pitt

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Witching Hour (Murray, 1982?) ([April 1982])
The Ever Constant Drum!
Show/hide 6. Save the Last Dance for Me! Unknown, 4.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
N-782
Characters
Mildred (host)

Credits

Script
Denny O'Neil
Art
Pat Boyette

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #1 (February-March 1969)
Save the Last Dance for Me!
 
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (Murray, 1977 series) #35 ([June 1978?])
Save the Last Dance for Me
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Witching Hour (DC, 2011 series) #1 (2011)
Save the Last Dance for Me!

Notes

Second panel has 1969 copyright date.

Show/hide 7. Eternal Hour! Unknown, 7.66 pages
Show/hide 8. The Perfect Surf Unknown, 4.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
N-784
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Art
Jack Sparling

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #1 (February-March 1969)
The Perfect Surf OR How to Make Waves Without Really Trying
 
United States
Showcase Presents: The Witching Hour (DC, 2011 series) #1 (2011)
The Perfect Surf
Show/hide 9. The Man with the Stolen Eyes Unknown, 5.66 pages
Show/hide 10. Brush with Death! Unknown, 7.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Mordred (host)

Reprint history

 
First published in this issue
Show/hide 11. Dream Girl Unknown, 6 pages
Show/hide 12. The Demon in the Mirror (Johnny Peril) Unknown, 7.66 pages

Featuring

Feature
Johnny Peril
Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Mildred (host); Johnny Peril

Credits

Script
Robert Kanigher
Pencils
Alex Toth
Inks
Sy Barry

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
Sensation Comics (DC, 1942 series) #109 (May-June 1952)
The Demon in the Mirror
 
United States
Super DC Giant (DC, 1970 series) #S-23 (March-April 1971)
The Demon in the Mirror!

Notes

First panel has 1952 copyright date. Printed credits say "Al Toth & Seymour Barry." Art ID on original story by Jerry Bails. Corrected art ID on original story by Mark Waid.

Show/hide 13. The Phantom Ship Unknown, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
N-789
Characters
Mordred (host)

Credits

Art
George Papp

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #68 (November 1957)
The Phantom Ship
 
Australia
Century the 100 Page Comic Monthly (Colour Comics, 1956 series) #21 ([February 1958?])
The Phantom Ship
 
Australia
Ghosts & Ghouls (Federal, 1983) (April-May 1983)
The Phantom Ship

Notes

First panel has 1957 copyright date.

Show/hide 14. Round Trip to the Past! Unknown, 6 pages
Show/hide 15. Trail of the Lucky Coin! Unknown, 3.5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Job code
N-787
Characters
Mordred (host); Mildred (host); Cynthia (host)

Credits

Script
Jack Miller
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Bernard Sachs

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
All Star Adventure Comic (Colour Comics, 1960 series) #31 ([February 1965?])
Trail of the Lucky Coin!
Show/hide 16. "...and that's that!" (Witching Hour) Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Witching Hour
Job code
N-785
Characters
Cynthia; Mildred; Mordred

Notes

Ending framing sequence.

Show/hide 17. A Look Through the Super Spectacles Unknown, 1 page

Featuring

Job code
N-794

Credits

Script
E. Nelson Bridwell [as E.N.B.]
Letters
typeset

Reprint history

Also printed
United States
100-Page Super Spectacular (DC, 1973 series) #DC-15 (March 1973)
A Look Through the Super Spectacles

Notes

Letters from: David L. Klees, Sam King and Greg Kent.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 5025

Entry created

  • 16/07/2016

Cover added

  • 16/07/2016

Index completed

  • 16/07/2016

Last updated

  • 16/07/2016