(July 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:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
Jim McLaughlin
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense

Beware the Phantom Spear (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Visiting the Tlingit indians in the north of America, Harlan Borden robs their temple of the dead. He is confronted by the ghost of chief Ikowa and dies at the totem pole.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 37 (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:
"In the days after the Civil war, the wild west was the haven of thieves and murderers..."
Corrupt judge Carter loves to hang people - until he himself is found hanging from a tree.

Black Fury (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In search of relavtives, Burton Pascal comes to Charlons in France. He gets imprisoned in a house of cat people (the Chatnoirs). Pascal can burn the house and destroy the beasts. He is told that the Chatnoirs were burned as witches in the 18th century.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 38 (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 'black diamond of India' has been the subject of many astounding tales..."
The black diamond draws disaster, as two Englishmen find out when they purchase the gem.

The Night the Statues Walked (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A night guard at the museum discovers a secret formula that makes stone statues come alive and do his bidding. Tillston, the guard, uses his powers to kill people and avenge his brother's death by the verdict of a vice president. His murdering statues can be stopped by detective Dorne.
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The Gift of Jarawhal Adem (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Laramie Brown comes into possession of a Jarawhal Adem, a magical cord from India. The cord is indestructible, lifts weights and strangles annoying animals. When Brown tries to burn it in the furnace, the cord turns against him.

Villa of the Vampire (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A vampire haunts an italian villa. The inhabitants are decimated. With the help of a doctor and a blood transfusion, the husband can save his wife and kill the creature of darkness.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Beware the Phantom Spear
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 37
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. Black Fury
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 38
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. The Night the Statues Walked
  7. 6. The Gift of Jarawhal Adem
  8. 7. Villa of the Vampire
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Tillmann Courth
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