(March 1951)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ace Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
An Ace Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Warren Kremer
Inks:
Warren Kremer ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Issue contains Mike Sekowsky art.

The Amulet of Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In Hungary, two treasure hunters steal a vampire's amulet out of its grave, thus releasing the beast. Following the men through half of Europe, the vampire finally retrieves his amulet and finds eternal rest in his grave again.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #5 (Table of Contents)

True Tales of The Supernatural / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"In the year 1828, a young german lady of rank arrived in Paris..."
The ghost of a french naval officer commits suicide in her hotel room at night. In the morning, she can identify an unclaimed body in the morgue as the officer's.

Behind the Locked Door (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Maxwell Geis is haunted by recurrent nightmares. The people he dreams about, die. On the brink of insanity, he falls in love with a girl. Visiting her parents, he relives his dreams again. Maxwell is brought into an insane asylum, but is stabbed to death by the people he used to dream about.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #6 (Table of Contents)

True Tales of the Supernatural / filler / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"One evening, in 1903, John Platt was walking through the woods in Erie, PA. ..."
Seeking refuge from a storm, the man stays in a deserted house. There he witnesses a congregation of ghosts.

The Keeper of the Flames (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? ["Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Inks:
? ["Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man makes a pact with death, not the devil. The consequences are the same: wealth and power for a span of years. Then death claims him at the appointed time.
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Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur refers to this artist as "Ace" Baker, a Matt-Baker-Imitator, who worked for ACE.

Brew of Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A madman plans to torture a young couple to death with sulphuric acid, but is overwhelmed at the last moment.
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The Legend of the Long 3rd Finger (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Zansky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The dying ex-wife of a rich man curses him and his family: her son is to become a werewolf (because he has a long third finger!) and kill him and his offspring. So it happens. Many years later the werewolf/son impersonates a music teacher and infiltrates the family. He can be exposed and killed before he can murder the lovely daughter of the house.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Amulet of Terror
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #5
    True Tales of The Supernatural
  4. 3. Behind the Locked Door
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #6
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. The Keeper of the Flames
  7. 6. Brew of Death
  8. 7. The Legend of the Long 3rd Finger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig