Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ace Books, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Leroy lettering

Vengeance Weaves a Tapestry (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Curator Teleman from Chicago searches an ancient tapestry in a castle in Germany. He awakens the sleeping vampire duke Ludwig von Hohenstaufen. The fiend kills a number of people before he can be destroyed by sunlight. The tapestry is found in the vampire's coffin, depicting him as the monster he always was.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #9 (Table of Contents)

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sy Grudko
Inks:
Sy Grudko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; war
Synopsis:
"When the french army was fighting its toughest battle of World War I, tales of heroic ventures became almost commonplace..."
A lieutenant is killed leading an attack. His ghost returns to complete the task.
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Rendezvous with the Phantom Gypsies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Rice
Inks:
Ken Rice ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A gypsy boy flees the orphanage he lives in and travels with a salesman to a gypsy camp. They witness a gypsy wedding. In an outburst of jealousy the salesman kills the groom and drives away, burning down the camp. The boy escapes and is found by the police. The events he saw took place ten years ago, at the time when he was brought to the orphanage.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #10 (Table of Contents)

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sy Grudko
Inks:
Sy Grudko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
"In the late 19th century, Alex Jayson and his wife prepared to take an expedition into the malayan jungle..."
Jayson starts his trip leaving his sick wife behind. When his whole party gets lost in the jungle and dies from fever, his wife's pet bird leads him back to civilization. Sadly his wife also has perished.

The Menace That Stalked Brooding Cunliffe (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Leroy lettering

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Beautiful Cambria is torn between two men. Unfortunately one of them is a werewolf stalking the english countryside of Cunliffe. In the end the werewolf lover gets stabbed to death.
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A Night of Terror (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In an underground labyrinth some men fight hordes of half-human beings who yearn to tear them apart limb from limb. One of them escapes to safety with the girl. The site of evil is obliterated in a giant explosion.

Indexer Notes

Again a breathless and pointless action-horror adventure.

Valley of the Mayan Goddess (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Martin "Marty" Rose
Inks:
Martin "Marty" Rose
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Benedict tries to get rid of Bill, who has won the heart of the girl they both love. He shouldn't have chosen a mysterious valley in the Guatemalan jungle for his assault. The goddess of vengeance residing there sentences him to lose his mind, while Bill gets the girl anyway.
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Vengeance Weaves a Tapestry
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #9
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. Rendezvous with the Phantom Gypsies
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #10
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. The Menace That Stalked Brooding Cunliffe
  7. 6. A Night of Terror
  8. 7. Valley of the Mayan Goddess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Keith Smith