(May 1951)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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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)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

Trial by Ghost Light (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Rice
Inks:
Ken Rice ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Playboy Weston is convicted and executed for a murder he didn't commit. The district attorney Dexter knew of his innocence, but used the case to become governor. Months later Dexter is poetically killed by a falling statue of justice and has to appear before a jury of ghosts. Dexter is sentenced to clear Weston's name - and does so.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #7 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gattuso?; Maurice Gutwirth?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"Over a century has passed since old Andrew McCullough and his dog, Satan, used to stride down the hillside..."
When watchdog Satan dies, it is buried with precious gifts. Two graverobbers meet a grisly end, trying to retrieve the treasures.

The Spell of the Hypnotic Chord (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Knife-throwing artist Zander is executed and swears revenge upon his judges. At the same time, a concert pianist loses his hands in a train crash and gets Zander's hands transplanted. The hands command him to kill, kill, kill. So it happens.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #8 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gattuso?; Maurice Gutwirth?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"Do the dead hold powers over the living? Some claim they do!"
Mr. Bentley wants to be buried near the cliff at his home. When he is given a burial at sea, his corpse mysteriously floats 2.000 miles back home.

Cult of the Undead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
Jim McLaughlin?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A gangster has set up an empire in the Peruvian andes, controlling Inca zombies. When Pat Knowlton comes to visit with her fiancé Gordon, they can thwart the gangster's evil plans.

The Living Brain (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Sadistic Dr. Kraus is testing an apparatus to melt human flesh and bones. A wild fight ensues in the laboratory.

It happened on Valentine's Eve (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks:
John Belfi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Lost in the Florida swamps, a young couple drives up to an old colonial mansion where a masquerade seems to take place. It is in reality a reenacment of an old family tragedy, staged by ghosts. The couple escapes from the burning house and stands there, pondering.
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Trial by Ghost Light
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #7
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. The Spell of the Hypnotic Chord
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #8
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Cult of the Undead
  7. 6. The Living Brain
  8. 7. It happened on Valentine's Eve
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  • Tillmann Courth
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  • James Ludwig