(May 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
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)

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

I Died Laughing (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:
When aging comedian Jud Jarman is banned from television, he comes up with a revenge plot. With the help of the death-like "Mr. Creep", Jarman supposedly fakes his suicide and haunts the people who fired him afterwards. The punch line is: Jarman really died.
Reprints:

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #47 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"A strange tale of the supernatural occurred in 1903 in a fishing village on the Florida Keyes..."
Paul Finlay is killed by his guide as he tries to recover his ancestor's treasure, but an ancient curse apparently rebounds on the guide.

Realm of Lost Faces (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:
Soviet adviser Ivanovitch desecrates a magic Chinese mask and pays for it with the loss of his facial features. He gets shot by his fellow communists and has to look for his missing face in the afterworld.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #48 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"In the midst of a cruel reign that dominated the people of Castille, a province in Spain, a tale of the supernatural that defies explanation was born..."
A gypsy's severed hands take revenge and strangle the man responsible for cutting them off.

She Shrieked with Horror (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:
Investment company man Talbot Stewart makes a house call at a strange place. The owner imprisons him with intent of torture and murder. Mysterious Ghrislaine, wife to the terrible Mr. Eyre, helps him escape - only to have him all for herself.
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Macabre Awakening (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Pierre Gerard awakens in a strange place and tries to remember what happened. His whole life flashes by until he realizes that he is a vampire caught in a tomb.

My Sinister Double (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Hobby scientist Jan Luddig discovers the secret of life and creates a ghost-clone of himself. Able to walk through walls, the clone commits crimes and leads an existence of his own. Luddig takes his life and the clone has to perish also.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. I Died Laughing
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #47
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. Realm of Lost Faces
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #48
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. She Shrieked with Horror
  7. 6. Macabre Awakening
  8. 7. My Sinister Double
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Keith Smith
  • Tillmann Courth
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  • Keith Smith