(February 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
M. J. Phillips
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks:
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Name from the Nether World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A male and a female vampire battle each other to the death, the surviving bat types a warning letter to "Web Of Mystery".
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 33 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"A small town on the moors of Scotland boasts one of the weirdest stories ever told..."
An innkeeper sells his highwayman robber-friend to the police. The robber gets hanged and his ghost returns to ruin the innkeeper's business.

From the Graves of the Unholy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A couple is captured and brought to a ghostly amusement park where they have to fight an evil witch.
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Indexer Notes

Bottom of last page has statement of ownership signed by A. A. Wyn, identifying Wyn as publisher and business manager and M. J. Phillips as editor.

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 34 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"The Matterhorn, a huge, awesome mountain, which stands as a challenge to alpine climbers, was the scene of a strange disaster twenty-three years ago..."
When one climber weakens on the way up, he is killed by the other. Reaching the top of the mountain, the dead man waits for his murderer and pushes him off the edge.

Blood Potion of the Black Cult (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Englishman Charles Delavan visits a friend in India and learns that his friend is a killer and worshipper of the black goddess Kali. Delavan has to kill his friend, but is being tricked into drinking a magic potion: he becomes the next in line of Kali worshippers.
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Bayou Terror (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man marries a Bayou country woman and finds out that she is a snake monster. After having witnessed how she (in the form of Mytoa) devours human sacrifices, he shoots her dead.

The Castle Sinister (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man and woman honeymooning in a haunted castle have to fight a 400-year old wizard and his living gargoyles. They succeed.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Name from the Nether World
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 33
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. From the Graves of the Unholy
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 34
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. Blood Potion of the Black Cult
  7. 6. Bayou Terror
  8. 7. The Castle Sinister
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Keith Smith