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The Twilight Zone #27 (Gold Key)
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Publisher:Gold Key Comics
Series:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)
Volume:Volume 1
Alternate Number:10016-812; T. Zone #27-689
Cover Date:December 1968
Cover Price:$0.15 USD
Cover Credits:? (painted)
Pages:36 pages
Format:Color; Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing Series
Artists:Joe Certa, Art Saaf, Ben Oda, George Evans, Frank Frazetta, Jon D'Agostino, Jack Sparling
Previous Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 26
Next Issue:The Twilight Zone (Gold Key) 28

This was the twenty-seventh issue in the 1962 The Twilight Zone comic series, published by Gold Key Comics.

Series information

Main article: The Twilight Zone (Gold Key)

Publication details

This issue was published in color as a saddle-stitched pamphlet on newsprint. The size was typical of Standard Silver and Modern Age comics and consisted of 36 pages, including ads. The cover was dated December, 1968 and priced at fifteen cents (American).

This issue contained five stories—four fully illustrated and one in text format—accompanied by one fact sheet. Each of the illustrated stories over one page in length was introduced by Rod Serling as the Narrator.

With this issue, the cover price increased three cents, from $0.12 to $0.15.


THE TWILIGHT ZONE, No. 27, December 1968. Published quarterly by Western Publishing Company, Inc., North Road, Poughkeepsie New York 12602. Second-class postage paid at Poughkeepsie, New York. Subscription price in the U.S.A. 50¢ per year; foreign subscription 80¢ per year; Canadian subscriptions 65¢ per year. All rights reserved throughout the world. Authorized edition. Designed, produced and printed in the U.S.A. by Western Printing & Lithographing Co. Copyright © 1962 by Cayuga Productions, Inc.


  1. "The Ring"
    Type: Story, 11 pages
    Credits: George Evans (Pencils), George Evans (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
    Note: Reprinted from The Twilight Zone (210), (August-October 1962)
  2. "The House of Evil"
    Type: Text story, 1 page
    Credits: Joe Certa (Pencils), Joe Certa (Inks), machine type (Letters)
  3. "Unidentified Aircraft"
    Type: Story, 2 pages
    Credits: Art Saaf (Pencils), Art Saaf (Inks)
  4. "The Scrapfaggot Witch"
    Type: Story, 2 pages
    Credits: Art Saaf (Pencils), Art Saaf (Inks), Jon D'Agostino (Letters)
  5. "The Collector"
    Type: Story, 10 pages
    Credits: George Evans (Pencils), Frank Frazetta (Inks), Ben Oda (Letters)
    Note: Reprinted from The Twilight Zone (210), (August-October 1962)
  6. Dinosauria: "Pteranodon"
    Type: Fact sheet, 1 page
    Credits: Jack Sparling (Pencils), Jack Sparling (Inks), machine type (Letters)
    Summary: Page with information on the Pteranodon species of dinosaur.
    Genre/Subject: History, Prehistory, Dinosaurs

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