Publication Dates: April 1963 – February 1980
Number of Issues Published: 95 (#3 – #97)
Dimensions: Standard Silver Age U. S., later Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock: Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Publishing Format: Was Ongoing Series
Publication Type: magazine
Numbering continues from Boris Karloff Thriller (Western, 1962 series) #2
Early issues have a heavy stock cardboard cover.
Issues #3-21 have the front cover illustration reproduced on the back (sans cover copy) as a pin-up.
Information thanks to the Grand Comic Database
For nearly twenty years, the comic-book series Boris Karloff Tales of Mystery wove stories of intrigue, suspense, and macabre drama. Hosted by renowned actor Boris Karloff, the comic featured contributions from some of comics history’s most well-known creators: Alex Toth, Joe Orlando (EC artist and editor), Mike Sekowsky (Justice League of America artist), Frank Thorne, José Luis García-López, Arnold Drake, Len Wein (co-creator of Swamp Thing and Wolverine), Al Williamson, Jerry Robinson (creator of the Joker), Dan Spiegle, and many others.