Weird Mystery Album

Published
December 1980
Page count
100
Cover price
0.90 AUD
Colour
Black & white
Size
Magazine size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic
Branding
Murray Comics (Red) (Feb 1980–March 1982)
 
Murray Comics (Red) (Feb 1980–March 1982)

Credits

Editing
, editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Blood on the Grooves Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Code
C-950

Credits

Art
Jim Aparo, line art
Editing
Paul Levitz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #269 (June 1979)
Blood on the Grooves!
Show/hide 1. Blood on the Grooves Comic story, 6 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
J-5020
Characters
Cain (host)

Credits

Writing
C. Barrett Andrews, scripter
 
Stuart Hopen, scripter
Art
George Ruppert, penciller
 
Bruce Patterson, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Paul Levitz, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #269 (June 1979)
Blood on the Grooves
Show/hide 2. Stop Beating, Heart! You're Killing Me! Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror
Code
B-936
Characters
Cynthia (host)

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
George Tuska, penciller
 
, inker
Text
, letterer
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, original Editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Witching Hour (DC, 1969 series) #19 (February-March 1972)
Stop Beating, Heart! You're Killing Me!
Show/hide 3. The Dead Live On Comic story, 8 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-1534

Credits

Art
Alfredo Alcala, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
Ghosts (DC, 1971 series) #19 (October 1973)
The Dead Live On

Synopsis

Aunt Rachel's spirit returns from the dead to possess Angela in an attept to tell her Lord Wrathbone's secret.

Show/hide 4. Graveyard Shift Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 5. Never Betray a Witch Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
Jack Abel, line art
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #200 ([July 1980?])
Never Betray a Witch
Show/hide 6. Dead Man's Diary Comic story, 6 pages
Show/hide 7. A Cat Tale Comic story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
B-878

Credits

Writing
Murray Boltinoff, scripter [as Al Case]
Art
Rich Buckler, line art
Editing
Murray Boltinoff, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #126 (August 1971)
A Cat Tale
Also printed
Australia
All Favourites Comic (KG Murray, 1973 series) #104 ([September 1974])
A Cat Tale
Show/hide 8. Round-Trip Ticket Comic story, 8 pages
Show/hide 9. The Midnight Messenger! Comic story, 3 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense

Credits

Writing
Peter Palmer, scripter [as Peter John Palmer]
Art
Ken Landgraf, penciller
 
Joe Orlando, inker
Text
Shelly Leferman, letterer
Editing
Jack C. Harris, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
The Unexpected (DC, 1968 series) #202 ([September 1980?])
The Midnight Messenger!
Show/hide 10. Teddy Doesn't Seem to Smile Anymore! Comic story, 3 pages
Show/hide 11. Ruby! Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-Suspense
Code
C-382

Credits

Writing
J. M. DeMatteis, scripter [as J.M. DeMatteis]
Art
Noly Zamora, line art
Text
Esphid Mahilum, letterer [as Esphidy Mahilum]
Editing
Len Wein, editor

Reprint history

First print
United States
House of Mystery (DC, 1951 series) #284 (September 1980)
Ruby!
Show/hide 12. Here Comes Murray [Blue] Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"Here comes Murray with comics for the 80's. Fun for everyone with Mighty Murray Comics. Look for Murray on the great Murray Comics."

Details

Printed
1981 to 1983
More...
Here Comes Murray [Blue]

Notes

A black and white version of this ad also exists. This coloured version was generally used on the back cover.


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AusReprints ID

  • 32978

Entry created

  • 04/08/2007

Cover added

  • 14/11/2015

Last updated

  • 09/10/2023