Ghostly Tales #8

Published
May 1979
Page count
68
Cover price
0.50 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
Planet Comics [rectangle]
 
Planet Comics [rectangle]
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/817016

Credits

Editing
, editor

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Show/hide Cover Untitled (Mr. Dedd) Cover, 1 page

"Enter, my friends... Come with me through the shadows from the beyond... Into the realm of the supernatural... If you dare!!"

Featuring

Feature
Mr. Dedd
Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural

Credits

Art
Rocco Mastroserio, line art [as Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio]
Editing
Pat Masulli, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #60 (March 1967)
Untitled
Show/hide 1. Attack of the Phantom Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Fantasy-Supernatural; War
Code
B-1467

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Pat Boyette, line art
Text
Pat Boyette, letterer
Editing
Sal Gentile, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #68 (September 1968)
Attack of the Phantom
Show/hide 2. Curiosity Killed the Ghost Comic story, 12 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Powell, line art
Editing
Roy Ald, original Editor
 
Al Jetter, original Art Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
Australia
Strange Suspense Stories (Fawcett, 1952? series) #4 (December 1952)
Curiosity Killed the Ghost

Synopsis

The ghost of Markham Avery leaves the graveyard. He ventures into the village to solve the mystery of his own murder.

Show/hide 3. Phantom Surfer Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1771
Characters
Mr. Dedd (host)

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill , scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Text
Ray Burzon, letterer
Editing
Sal Gentile, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #71 (January 1969)
Phantom Surfer
Also printed
United States
The Art of Ditko (IDW, 2009 series) (November 2009)
Phantom Surfer
Show/hide 4. The Man Who Defeated Death! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Bill Woolfolk, scripter
Art
Maurice Gutwirth, line art
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [as V.A. Provisiero]
 
Al Jetter, original Art Director
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Beware! Terror Tales (Fawcett, 1952 series) #7 (May 1953)
The Man who defeated Death!
Also printed
Australia
Doomsday (Sport Magazine, 1972 series) #3 ([June 1972?])
The Man Who Defeated Death

Synopsis

Chess master Roger Capar dies of heart failure and meets Death in the afterworld, who enjoys playing chess with him. When the doctors bring Capar back to life, Death continues visiting him to play for information about imminent deaths.

Show/hide 5. The Surgeon Must Also Die Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1951

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill , scripter
Art
Bill Fraccio, penciller
 
Tony Tallarico, inker
Text
Tony Tallarico , letterer
Editing
Sal Gentile, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #74 (July 1969)
The Surgeon Must Also Die
Show/hide 6. Last Express! Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
 
, inker
Text
Ed Hamilton, letterer
Editing
Ginny Provisiero, original Editor [as V.A. Provisiero]
 
Al Jetter, original Art Director
Management
Will Lieberson, original Executive Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Beware! Terror Tales (Fawcett, 1952 series) #7 (May 1953)
Last Express!
Also printed
Australia
Doomsday (Sport Magazine, 1972 series) #1 (January 1972)
Last Express

Synopsis

Train conductor Fred Ormesbee quits his job because he's made an offer he can't refuse -- riding the train of the dead to Hades.

Show/hide 7. Finders Keepers… Losers Dead! (Mr. Dedd) Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Feature
Mr. Dedd
Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-1622
Characters
Mr. Dedd (host)

Credits

Writing
Joe Gill , scripter
Art
Steve Ditko, line art
Text
Herb Field, letterer
Editing
Sal Gentile, original Managing Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghostly Tales (Charlton, 1966 series) #70 (November 1968)
Finders Keepers...Losers Dead!
Show/hide 8. Free Stamp Collection from 88 Different Countries (World Wide Stamp Collection) Advertisement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
World Wide Stamp Collection

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 32825

Entry created

Cover added

Index completed

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