Ghostly Tales #55

Charlton Comics Group

United States

Published
May 1966
Page count
36?
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Black & white
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/168629

Credits

Editing
Pat Masulli (executive editor)

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Art
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Letters
Jon D'Agostino ?
Show/hide 1. Contents page Table of contents, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
A-5383
Characters
Mr. L. Dedd (host)

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Art
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Show/hide 2. Great Caesar's Ghost Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy
Code
A-5378
Characters
Mr. Dedd; Tony August; Augustus Caesar's Ghost; Luisa Lura; Fama; Rykus

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Synopsis

Tony August learns about what really happened to Fama and Rykus in ancient Rome.

Show/hide 3. Destiny of a Bullet Text article, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Notes

Essay arguing against the principle of Fate or Destiny governing Man's actions; character named "Mr. A" used as an example; possibly written by Steve Ditko?

Show/hide 4. The Ghost Fighter (Dr. Graves) Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Feature
Dr. Graves
Genre
Fantasy
Characters
Dr. M. T. Graves (first appearance); Pamela Simms; Philip Judd

Credits

Script
Dave Kaler ?
Art
Ernie Bache
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #7 ([1979?]) —The Many Ghosts of Doctor Graves
Dr. Graves the Ghost Fighter

Synopsis

Dr. Graves helps Pamela Simms drive one of the 'ghosts' out of her home.

Notes

In the news section of Comic Comments # 9, November 1966, Dave Kaler is listed as writer of the Dr. Graves shorts in Ghostly Tales.

Show/hide 5. Where Can Heaven Be? Comic story, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy
Code
A5382

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Ghostly Tales (KG Murray, 1977 series) #1 (1977)
Where Can Heaven Be?
Show/hide 6. Army of the Dead! Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
A-5381
Characters
Mr. Dedd; PFC Louis Jean Valjean; Reichsmarshal Wolfgang von Hocksdorff

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Art
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 1 (Murray, 1977 series) #11 ([August 1978]) —Shadows from Beyond
Army of the Dead!

Synopsis

PFC Valjean's ghost gets revenge during WWII for a cowardly act during WWI.

Show/hide 7. A Powerful Tale! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy
Code
A-5380

Credits

Script
Joe Gill ?
Art
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Letters
Jon D'Agostino

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Ghostly Tales (KG Murray, 1977 series) #1 (1977)
A Powerful Tale!

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 99254

Cover added

  • 28/10/2015

Index completed

  • 28/10/2015

Last updated

  • 28/10/2015