The Unexpected #172

United States

DC Comics

United States

Published
March-April 1976
Page count
36
Cover price
0.30 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
Branding
The Line of DC Super-Stars
 
The Line of DC Super-Stars
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/29628

Credits

Editing
Murray Boltinoff, Editor
 
Jack C. Harris, Assistant Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-2742

Credits

Art
Luis Dominguez, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (KG Murray, 1973? series) #26 (December 1976)
Untitled
Printed in
L'Insolite (Arédit-Artima, 1977 series) #23 (avril 1982)
Show/hide 1. Strangler in Paradise Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-2423
Characters
Craig Norton; Jerry Keller; Chief Hollis

Credits

Writing
Carl Wessler, scripter
Art
Romy Gamboa, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
Haunted Tales (K. G. Murray, 1973 series) #26 (April 1977)
 
Névrose (Arédit-Artima, 1985 series) #3 (août 1985)

Synopsis

Detective Craig Norton searches for the serial killer known as the strangler.

Show/hide 2. Untitled (Unexpected Mail) Letters page, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Unexpected Mail
Code
B-2740

Credits

Writing
Jack C. Harris, scripter
Text
, typeset
Show/hide 3. The Cup Cake Caper (Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]; Hostess Cup Cakes) Comics-form advertising, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Captain Marvel [Fawcett/DC]; Hostess Cup Cakes
Genre
Superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Curt Swan, penciller
 
Vince Colletta, inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
Ben Oda, letterer
Show/hide 4. What Did You Do With My Body? Comic story, 4 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Characters
Duke Lanier; Frankie

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter [credited as Jack Kelly]
Art
Rico Rival, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Printed in
L'Insolite (Arédit-Artima, 1977 series) #23 (avril 1982)

Synopsis

Duke kills his bookie in an amusement park.

Show/hide 5. Justice for All Includes Children! (Superman; Justice for All Includes Children!) Public service announcement, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Superman; Justice for All Includes Children!
Genre
Advocacy; superhero

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Neal Adams, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer
Show/hide 6. Scream of Fear Comic story, 7 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense
Code
B-2492
Characters
Doris; Lina; Norm

Credits

Writing
George Kashdan, scripter
Art
Frank Redondo, line art [signed]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Weird Mystery Tales (KG Murray, 1973? series) #26 (December 1976)
Scream of Fear
Printed in
L'Insolite (Arédit-Artima, 1977 series) #23 (avril 1982)

Synopsis

Doris is convinced the old maid Lina is trying to kill her.


Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #125.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 37928

Cover added

Index completed

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