Tuesday, July 15, 2014

"Demon Hound" House of Mystery, 1975

Ah, a boy and his dog. Is any theme in literature more heart warming? In this case the only thing being warmed are the jaws of Hell. This tale comes from House of Mystery No. 232, June 1975. Artwork is by Ruben Yandoc (Rubeny) another of DC's fine stable of Filipino artists that did such impressive work throughout the 1970s. Jack Oleck supplied the script.

Wednesday, July 9, 2014

"Life Sentence" - Art by Jess Jodloman

This unsettling little tale comes from Secrets of Haunted House No. 12, June-July 1978. Artwork is by the wonderful Filipino artist, Jess Jodloman. His fine-lined, intricate style suites this baby-nightmare tale to a tee. The story was penned by Catherine B. Andrews and Stuart Hopen, with colors by Jerry Serpe.