(May-June 1953)

EC, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Albert B. Feldstein
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Haunt of Fear / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Graham Ingels [as Ghastly] (signed)
Inks:
Graham Ingels [as Ghastly] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Old Witch (inset); The Vault-Keeper (inset); The Crypt-Keeper (inset)
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Sucker Bait! (Table of Contents)

The Witch's Cauldron! / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils:
Graham Ingels
Inks:
Graham Ingels
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Old Witch (host)
Synopsis:
After his father is killed by a vampire, a chemist comes up with a plan to sacrifice himself so that others may live. He drinks a radioactive substance that may be traced by a Geiger counter and leaves a note for his brother detailing the plan to use the instrument to track down the vampire after he has drained the isotope blood. Unfortunately for his plan, the chemist's brother turns out to be the vampire.
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Lover, Come Hack to Me! (Table of Contents)

The Vault of Horror! / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils:
George Evans
Inks:
George Evans
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Vault-Keeper (host)
Synopsis:
Every generation, a madwoman is conceived on the night of her parent's wedding who follows the tradition of murdering her newly-wed husband with an ax in the same house.
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Incendiary! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Letters:
Typeset

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[Letters page] (Table of Contents)

The Old Witch's Niche / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Double-Header! (Table of Contents)

The Old Witch's Grim Fairy Tale! / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils:
Jack Kamen
Inks:
Jack Kamen
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Old Witch (host)
Synopsis:
In this grim fairy tale an old king finds a young girl to marry and is deeply in love with her but cannot offer her the physical relationship she needs, so she takes a lover. Three court ladies who are very jealous of her find out and inform the king. The king's honor has been insulted, and so his queen and her lover must pay with their lives, but the king truly loved her deeply and is heartbroken. He makes the three women who ruined his happiness pay by blinding one, deafening the other, and cutting the tongue out of the third.
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Foul Play! (Table of Contents)

The Crypt of Terror / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Albert B. Feldstein
Pencils:
Jack Davis
Inks:
Jack Davis
Colors:
Marie Severin
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Crypt-Keeper (host)
Synopsis:
Psychotic baseball players dismember a player from an opposing baseball team in revenge for his using poisoned cleats in a game and then use his body parts to play ball.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Haunt of Fear
  2. 1. Sucker Bait!
    The Witch's Cauldron!
  3. 2. Lover, Come Hack to Me!
    The Vault of Horror!
  4. 3. Incendiary!
  5. 4. [Letters page]
    The Old Witch's Niche
  6. 5. Double-Header!
    The Old Witch's Grim Fairy Tale!
  7. 6. Foul Play!
    The Crypt of Terror
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