Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories #R1377

Published
1983
Page count
28
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size (180mm x 245mm)
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
None

Credits

Editing
?

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover The Strangler Oak Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Painting
George Wilson

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ripley's Believe It or Not (Western, 1965 series) #12 (February 1969)
Untitled
Also printed
United States
Ripley's Believe It or Not (Western, 1965 series) #80 (August 1978)
Untitled

Notes

The name of the story on the cover is different to the interior story.

Show/hide 1. Puzzle Page (Puzzle Page) Activity, 1 page

"Can you connect all the dots with 6 straight lines without removing your pencil?"

Featuring

Feature
Puzzle Page

Reprint history

First print
Unknown
Show/hide 2. The Strangling Oak (Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Luis Dominguez

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ripley's Believe It or Not (Western, 1965 series) #12 (February 1969)
The Strangling Oak
Also printed
United States
Mystery Comics Digest (Western, 1972 series) #10 (March 1973)
The Strangling Oak
 
United States
Ripley's Believe It or Not (Western, 1965 series) #80 (August 1978)
*The Strangling Oak
Show/hide 3. Death's Spectral Hand Comic story, 4 pages
Show/hide 4. The Ghostly Horseman (Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories) Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Feature
Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories
Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Art
Bob Jenney
Letters
D'Agostino

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ripley's Believe It or Not (Western, 1965 series) #12 (February 1969)
The Ghostly Horseman
Also printed
United States
Mystery Comics Digest (Western, 1972 series) #7 (September 1972)
The Ghostly Horseman
Show/hide 5. The Headless Ghost of Halley Hollow (Ripley's Believe It or Not! True Ghost Stories) Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 6. Color Code (Color Code) Activity, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Color Code

Reprint history

First print
Unknown

Notes

The painting is of a parrot.

Show/hide 7. Good fun! Good value! Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Status

This issue includes help from

  • Michael Shirley

AusReprints ID

  • 71622

Entry created

  • 06/02/2012

Cover added

  • 04/07/2013

Index completed

  • 04/07/2013

Last updated

  • 11/07/2013