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(December 1962-January 1963)

American Comics Group, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly February, March, August, September; bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan.
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard US Format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Picture That Was Cursed! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Keywords:
boom microphones; ghosts; motion picture cameras

The Picture That Was Cursed! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Zev Zimmer
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Characters:
Mark Manton; Lucy Manton; Mariana Blakely; Tim McCafferty; David Fieldston
Synopsis:
David Fieldston is asked to replace the late Mark Manton in the film he was shooting when he died, but David finds the film is haunted by the ghost of Mark's wife, Lucy Manton, who Mark murdered.
Reprints:

Prisoner of the Deep! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Pierre Alonzo]
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
detective-mystery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Rod Nesbitt
Synopsis:
Rod Nesbitt investigates modern-day pirates who are actually ancient pirate ghosts.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Audrey Tyler, Mary Weatherly, Jonathan Benair, Vernon Gray, Dorothy A. Terry, Frank Hinton, and David Shankle.

Stranger in Town! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes [as Kermit Lundgren]
Pencils:
Tom Hickey
Inks:
Tom Hickey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Do They Exist? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Bill Graham; Mr. Andrews; Gail Graham; Miss Jones
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Picture That Was Cursed!
  2. 1. The Picture That Was Cursed!
  3. 2. Prisoner of the Deep!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  5. 4. Stranger in Town!
  6. 5. Do They Exist?
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Rolf Gerdau
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Darrel McCann