(November 1952)

Comic Media, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Artful Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Allen Hardy
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Tail of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
Amos Hatter has to take care of his younger scientist brother, Joseph. The mentally deranged Joseph experiments with a growing formula, but finds the opposite and shrinks himself down to mouse size. Amos helps him to regain his normal size, but is murdered by Joseph out of fear to be submitted to a mental institution. The drug wears off, however, and small-sized Joseph has to face a cat and a rat hunting him.

Terror On High (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Iger Shop?
Inks:
Iger Shop?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Two criminals infiltrate a monastery in the Bavarian Alps, where the bodies of the dead are preserved in its sub-zero cellar. Ralph and Jerry steal precious gems from the corpses and make their escape to their hide-out cabin. But the ghosts of the robbed come for revenge.

The Bony Shadow (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Brett Thompson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Clay Coffin (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battefield ?
Inks:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Sculptress Hortense Hollingsworth creates things of beauty, but is homely herself. When husband Grover starts flirting with the new maid, Hortense poisons her and makes her into a statue. She then undergoes plastic surgery in secret and turns up as the new maid. Flirtatious Grover makes advances and is killed in cold blood.

The Vengeful Corpse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop ?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Fisherman John Penn murders old Silas Barnes for his gold. He dumps the body at sea. Penn panics, however, when the corpse turns up in his fishing net. He murders his crewman Abner, too, because he is eyewitness to the discovery of the body. In the following, Penn is haunted by two ghosts and taken out to sea.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Tail of Death
  3. 2. Terror On High
  4. 3. The Bony Shadow
  5. 4. The Clay Coffin
  6. 5. The Vengeful Corpse
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin