(July 1954)

Trojan Magazines, 1953 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Trojan Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
Adolphe Barreaux
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Bell Tolls Death (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Frazetta (signed)
Inks:
Sid Check (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

[The Farmer's Daughter] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Promo for The Farmer's Daughter comic book.

["Broadway * Hollywood"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)


Synopsis:
Promo for Blackouts.

The Bell Tolls Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Gates (signed)
Inks:
Art Gates (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A husband and wife dive for pirate treasure, but find it is guarded by skeleton pirates.

Man With the Broken Neck! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Check
Inks:
Sid Check
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A hanged man's ghost takes revenge on the people who really committed the crime he was hanged for.

Indexer Notes

Artwork is unsigned. Credits of Sid Check as penciller and inker from original indexer.

The Thing In the Fens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Inks:
Jay Disbrow (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jay Disbrow

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Professor Baxter; Rex Burton (the Professor's assistant)
Synopsis:
Scientists are trying to discover the secret formula that will give people long life when they are attacked by a zombie.

Indexer Notes

Jerry Bails' Who's Who mentions that Jay Disbrow lettered most of his own work.

Out of the Grave (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Characters:
Marta Muulsberg
Synopsis:
A girl digs up corpses while she is sleepwalking... eleven times!

The Spell of Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Friends Carl and Jan get lost in a forest and are turned into dogs by a young witch who lives there.

Indexer Notes

Artwork is unsigned. Henry Kiefer credits from original indexer.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Bell Tolls Death
  2. 1. [The Farmer's Daughter]
  3. 2. ["Broadway * Hollywood"]
  4. 3. The Bell Tolls Death
  5. 4. Man With the Broken Neck!
  6. 5. The Thing In the Fens
  7. 6. Out of the Grave
  8. 7. The Spell of Doom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Craig Delich
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Peter Croome