Daily Archives: October 26, 2010

Halloweek – Ghosts #101

In just a few days’ time, Halloween will be upon us. To mark the occasion, I thought I’d adopt a theme for the days leading up to Oct. 31 and focus on some spooky (or supposedly spooky) comics. While comics are more usually associated with the super-hero genre, horror and the macabre have been hallmarks of the medium for decades as well. Thanks to strong traditions cemented by EC Comics in the 1950s, horror and suspense comics will always be with us despite those efforts years ago to eliminate them.

First up is an issue of a horror anthology published by DC. This particular issue, a delightful and inexpensive flea-market find, takes us back to 1981…

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