(October 1955)

American Comics Group, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Titan Publishing Co. Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Step by Step! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Reprints:

One Exciting Knight! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Rosenberger
Inks:
John Rosenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Frankie Nesbitt; Miss Higgleby; Rusty Merritt; Fay Morgan; Mr. Moylan; Kayo Jones; Rustalinda; Merlin; Sir Kay; Morgan Le Fay
Synopsis:
Bumbling Frankie Nesbitt is to play Sir Gawain in the school play about the legend of King Arthur. During one of his rehearsals he is hit in the head and dreams that he has gone back in time to the year 516. There he meets some of the Knights of the Round Table who give him a special sword to vanquish a dragon. Frankie is hit on the head again and wakes up back at his school in the modern day. Thinking it all a dream, Frankie notices he is holding the legendary sword Excalibur!

Knights' Gallery (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Edmund Osborne; Pegeen; Timothy Osborne
Synopsis:
Edmund Osborne has kept a collection of various suits of armor in his estate throughout his years. When he dies, he leaves his estate to his beloved niece Pegeen. However his greedy younger brother Timothy usurps the will and claims the castle for himself. In the estates gallery (where Edmund kept all his suits of armor), Timothy breaks the news to Pegeen and cruelly throws her out of the castle. The next day Timothy is found dead in the gallery near the suits of armor. The official cause of death was heart attack. But how do you explain the massive bruises covering his body?

Step by Step--- (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Alex Stone; Amy Stone; Gino
Synopsis:
Struggling writer Alex Stone can't catch a break and come up with a good story to sell. After taking some experimental drugs given to him by his doctor, Alex falls asleep. When he awakens he finds he has written a story. The story is so good that, not only does he sell it, but it makes him rich and famous as well. While vacationing in Italy with his new bride, he comes across shady characters out to get him. As this unfolds, he realizes that this is what happened in his story. His story is coming true and Alex needs to avoid the tragic ending that happened to the main character...himself!
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

From Your Editor- To You! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Marvin Griele, Helen Hoffman, and Alan Swingewood.

Journey Into the Past! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr (signed)
Inks:
Leonard Starr (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Roger Lawrence; Margaret Blythe; Margaret Anders Lawrence
Synopsis:
Margaret Blythe comes to the Lawrence Estate to claim an inheritance. However she can't prove who she is to the others. That night she has a strange dream about the history of the house and that she is her ancestor Margaret Anders Lawrence in 1704. Margaret Anders puts her wedding license (with the state founder Roger Lawrence) into a secret vault in the house. When Margaret Blythe awakens she finds the wedding license still in the old vault in the modern day, thus proving that she was descended from the original Lawrences.

Cyclone! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Cyclone (horse)
Synopsis:
Three cowboys on a train all have a dream about the legendary horse "Cyclone". In their dreams they were all thrown from the legendary horse. When they awaken, they are stunned to have the conductor come in and ask why the car was shaking and why he heard a horse whinnying!
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Step by Step!
  2. 1. One Exciting Knight!
  3. 2. Knights' Gallery
  4. 3. Step by Step---
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    From Your Editor- To You!
  6. 5. Journey Into the Past!
  7. 6. Cyclone!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mike White
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary Perlman
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome