(June 1954)

Master Comics, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Master Comics, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks:
Hy Fleishman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • In The Mammoth Book Of Best Horror Comics (Running Press Book Publishers, 2008 series) #nn.

Terror of the Burning Corpse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks:
Hy Fleishman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Lovely Nikki is in love with the juggler Tony. Her colleague Corey, a brilliant impersonator, is jealous of Tony and devises an evil scheme: Corey murders Tony and takes his place. All goes smoothly until Tony's avenging corpse shows up.

House of Horror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John D'Agostino (signed)
Inks:
John D'Agostino (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A vampire from the spooky Tennant house on the hill terrorizes the town. The three councilmen burn down the building, but fall prey to further vampire attacks. Is young and mysterious Gena, last of the Tennants, the fiend - or someone else? The townsfolk discover the truth when Gena is lynched.

Indexer Notes

Narrated by "the old witch of terror".

Horror of the Drowned (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ellen Lynn
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Arlene's fiancé Tom drowns on his tour of duty in Korea. Arlene fantasizes about him waiting for her on the bottom of the local lake and follows him to a watery grave.

Terror of the Stolen Legs (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald Altman (signed)
Inks:
Gerald Altman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Franz Burch; Commandant Paullus; Margaret Paullus; Rolfe
Synopsis:
In a Nazi Concentration Camp Dr. Franz Burch experiments on finding the secret to bring the dead back to life. Most prisoners are too weak to survive the process, until Burch gets his hands on the handsome and healthy political renegade Rolfe. Rolfe's skeletal corpse keeps coming back from the grave to haunt the sadistic doctor.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • In The Mammoth Book Of Best Horror Comics (Running Press Book Publishers, 2008 series) #nn.

Some Die Twice (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alvin Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks:
Alvin Hollingsworth (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Slave trader Barney Degris takes aboard a tribe of cannibals in Africa. His wife Marna detests his cruelty. When Degris murders a native witch doctor and Marna's friend Philip, Marna throws her husband between the cannibals.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Terror of the Burning Corpse
  3. 2. House of Horror
  4. 3. Horror of the Drowned
  5. 4. Terror of the Stolen Legs
  6. 5. Some Die Twice
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Keith Smith