(November 1953)

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

["Ghoul! You have stolen from the grave..."] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

In the Coils of the Python Queen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
Jim McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Harley Dolan; Boidae
Synopsis:
Harley Dolan goes to India to find some python snakes for his circus. He returns with many snakes and beautiful Boidae as their presenter. What Dolan doesn't know is that Boidae and her pythons are were-snakes, changing forms at will. Boidae's agenda is to avenge her husband who has been killed by Dolan.

True Tales of the Supernatural #45 (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:
"Years ago, an explorer came upon a tomb in the wilderness of the Malayan jungle..."
An explorer finds out about vines that eat people in an ancient Malayan village.

The Unsleeping Dead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hal Warren
Synopsis:
"Hal Warren, a young and budding TV cameraman, thought it was almost a vacation when his network sent him to Paris to film "on location" horror pictures..." (from the comic).
Warren gets to operate a magic camera that wakes up the dead.
Reprints:

True Tales of the Supernatural #46 (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:
"Atop a medieval castle in Spain, there stands two huge stone gargoyles..."
A hunchback runs off with the daughter of a castle owner. They fall in love, but when the hunchback is killed, the daughter becomes a hunchback too and dies.

Talisman of the Evil Brood (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sy Grudko
Inks:
Sy Grudko ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Madame Khal; Ronald Colby
Synopsis:
Newspaper columnist Ronald Colby likes to ruin the lives of people. When he accuses the mystic Madame Khal of being a fraud, she presents him with a special gift. A ring which makes his demons visible. Colby is haunted and hunted to his death in the pits of Hades.

Strange Companion (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Angus Larson
Synopsis:
Angus Larsen dabbles in black magic. When his wife threatens to leave him, he transforms her into a pet bird.

Minion of the Bloody Horsemen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hans Richter
Synopsis:
A Nazi officer ends up in ancient Rome. He sets up a bloody regime - with the help of the four horsemen of the apocalypse in person.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Ghoul! You have stolen from the grave..."]
  2. 1. In the Coils of the Python Queen
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #45
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. The Unsleeping Dead
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #46
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Talisman of the Evil Brood
  7. 6. Strange Companion
  8. 7. Minion of the Bloody Horsemen
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  • James Ludwig