(August 1952)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Unity Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
Fred Gardener (uncredited)
Color:
Color
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Fanged Nemesis of the North (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Turner
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky ?; Bill Walton ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Gold prospector Jason Fee has to fight off wolves, but is hurt in the process. Every now and then he turns abruptly into a werewolf. All his efforts to prevent the transformation (plastic surgery, blood transfusion) remain futile. Fee is hunted down like the animal he has become.

Indexer Notes

Robert Turner lists this as one of the stories he wrote from late 1950 - 1952, in his book "Some of My Best Friends Are Writers..." (1970).

True Tales of the Supernatural #27 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"In a most forbidding part of the Brazilian jungle, there exists a savage tribe of headhunters..."
In a museum, a man discovers a shrunken head which looks like his own. He goes exploring into the jungle and returns as another head next to the first one.

The Gong Of Singh Chlam (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mario Rizzi ?
Inks:
Mario Rizzi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
In India, art collector Ralph Burgess steals the sacred gong of Singh Chlam. This mythical artefact summons the ghosts and demons of an ancient sect of thugs. Burgess tries to destroy the gong, but is tricked by the brotherhood's master and sacrificed.

True Tales of the Supernatural #28 (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"The great oceans of the world hide many secrets and mysteries. At times the sea gives up its secrets in a strange manner..."
After twenty years a corpse emerges from the sea to avenge his murder.

Wedded to a Witch (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Turner
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Under the Niagara falls live evil spirits who imprisoned their queen Zoe in ice. Zoe escapes with the help of salesman Sid Leonard and forces him to marry her, because the witch's moon is full. They enjoy happiness until the ice zombies drag Zoe back into her realm. Leonard goes looking for her and ends up frozen.

Indexer Notes

Robert Turner lists this as one of the stories he wrote from late 1950 - 1952, in his book "Some of My Best Friends Are Writers..." (1970).

The Specter's Warning (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Man finds pirate treasure and ignores the warning that the money is cursed. Man builds a boat, sails out to sea and drowns in mysterious boating accident.

Satana's Fatal Beauty (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert S. Pious
Inks:
Robert S. Pious ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
The ghost of evil Satana seduces the homely Amelia. Promising her beauty, Satana drives Amelia to deeds of crime. When Satana finally takes control over Amelia's body, her plans are thwarted and the witch falls off a cliff to her death.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Fanged Nemesis of the North
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #27
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. The Gong Of Singh Chlam
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #28
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Wedded to a Witch
  7. 6. The Specter's Warning
  8. 7. Satana's Fatal Beauty
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Steven G. Willis
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig