(1952)

Fiction House, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fiction House, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); Jerry Iger (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Issue contains Johnny Bell and Jack Abel art as members of the Iger Studios.


[untitled] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Whitman ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

["Nobody knew who wrote the message..."] (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Gallery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Drew Murdoch
Pencils:
Iger Studios: Jack Kamen
Inks:
Iger Studios: Jack Kamen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Convict Red Harrison breaks out of prison and is led by the ghost of a murdered policeman to the son of the cop, who is about to embark onto a life of crime. Red saves Tim from a bunch of mobsters, but is killed in the process.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Frank Motler, September 2008.

["Never will I forget that night in Cairo..."] (Table of Contents)

The Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Armand Weygand
Pencils:
Lily Renée (signed in original)
Inks:
Lily Renée (signed in original)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In Cairo, Professor Broussard battles Cephalia, a sorceress releasing an army of deadly spiders.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Frank Motler, September 2008.

San Martin (Table of Contents)

Stamps / text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Sidney Elias
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

["An evil eye was focused on me!"] (Table of Contents)

The Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Armand Broussard
Pencils:
Lily Renée
Inks:
Lily Renée
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In Bagdad, Professor Broussard finds his face woven into a carpet and experiences a wild hallucination about robbing precious gems and killing for it.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Decapitation story. Art credits from Frank Motler, September 2008.

The Dark Eyes of Destiny (Table of Contents)

The Ghost Gallery / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Drew Murdoch
Pencils:
Gus Schrotter?
Inks:
Jack Kamen?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Drew Murdoch investigates a pair of mystic glasses predicting doom – and their mysterious owner, a certain “Azrael”.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested a Jack Kamen solo job.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [untitled]
  2. 1. ["Nobody knew who wrote the message..."]
    The Ghost Gallery
  3. 2. ["Never will I forget that night in Cairo..."]
    The Werewolf Hunter
  4. 3. San Martin
    Stamps
  5. 4. ["An evil eye was focused on me!"]
    The Werewolf Hunter
  6. 5. The Dark Eyes of Destiny
    The Ghost Gallery
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Walls
  • Frank Motler