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(August-September 1951)

Avon, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand:
An Avon Publication
Editing:
Sol Cohen; Joseph Myers (President)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
Wally Wood (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[contents page] (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Thing from the Sea! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

A Honeymoon of Horror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Inks:
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young newlywed couple is out for a drive when a crash occurs. The bride is killed. The groom overwrought with grief makes a deal with a mysterious "Mr.Prim" to be with his wife again. It turns out that Mr.Prim is the devil himself and that the young groom just made a unholy deal which Mr.Prim intends to collect on.
Reprints:

The Chamber of Death! (Table of Contents)

The Story Behind The Cover / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Stranger in Studio X (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocke Mastroserio?; Wally Wood?; Joe Orlando?
Inks:
Rocke Mastroserio?; Wally Wood?; Joe Orlando?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A stranger with knowledge of death and disaster before it happens scares Don Creighton into fulfilling his own death announcement.
Reprints:

["The ancient Egyptians conducted their trials..."] (Table of Contents)

Do You Know? / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry C. Kiefer (signed HCK)
Inks:
Henry C. Kiefer (signed HCK)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
non-fiction

Nightmare! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks:
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [contents page]
  3. 2. The Thing from the Sea!
  4. 3. A Honeymoon of Horror
  5. 4. The Chamber of Death!
    The Story Behind The Cover
  6. 5. The Stranger in Studio X
  7. 6. ["The ancient Egyptians conducted their trials..."]
    Do You Know?
  8. 7. Nightmare!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike White
  • Katie
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dan Kurdilla
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig