(Winter 1952)

Fiction House, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fiction House, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
?
Format:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; was On-Going Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

Satan Owned His Soul (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Frank Kelly
Pencils:
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks:
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
London 1680. Ambitious lawyer Peter Malden works his way to the top by siding with the forces of evil. Known as “the hanging judge” the cruel Malden finally has to face his own trial. A jury of his victims sends him to the gallows.

Pilot's Revenge (Table of Contents)

Ghost Squadron / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A passenger plane pilot recognizes a couple of traitors who were responsible for killing his buddies in World War II. He forces them to jump into the sea where the ghosts of their victims are already waiting to drag them underwater.
Reprints:

Grandfather's Snuff Box (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Theodore Canfield
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A dead sea captain returns to haunt the house he lived in. Until his grandson presents him with a snuff box he cherished. The ghost vanishes after having retrieved his precious souvenir.

Phantoms from the Sea (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A band of “shipwreckers” occupy a lighthouse to lure ships into their doom. They are overwhelmed by a brave couple, the old lighthouse keeper and the ghosts of their previous victims.

Second Life (Table of Contents)

Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Tim Sweeny
Pencils:
Lily Renée
Inks:
Lily Renée
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Professor Broussard goes on a trance journey into the days of King Richard of England and thwarts the plan of poisoning the regent.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The art was signed in the original.

Count Borka's Return (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
After 200 years evil count Borka rises from his grave to claim the last descendant of the rival Dvorak clan. He meets opposition in the form of a young American and his flaming sword.

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer suggested Jack Katz? on art credits.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Tillmann Courth dismiss this credit.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Satan Owned His Soul
  3. 2. Pilot's Revenge
    Ghost Squadron
  4. 3. Grandfather's Snuff Box
  5. 4. Phantoms from the Sea
  6. 5. Second Life
    Werewolf Hunter
  7. 6. Count Borka's Return
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Keith Smith
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Walls
  • Frank Motler