(July 1953)

Farrell, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Four Star Publications, Inc.
Brand:
A Farrell Publication
Editing:
Ruth A. Roche
Color:
Color Covers; Color Interiors
Dimensions:
Standard US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Vanishing Cadavers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Scotland, 1840. Doctor John Abernathy needs bodies to experiment on and uses the services of a henchman called Drum, the "grave rat". When the body-snatcher makes advances on the doctor's daughter, he is severely beaten. Drum swears revenge and will deliver the daughter's corpse next time.
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Mask of the Monster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Horace Boggs, comic book writer, is fired by his editor, Lucy Rowan. He conceives a terrifying story about his revenge and dons a monster's costume to give Rowan a scare.
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Fangs of the Werewolf (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Police hunt down a werewolf, who turns out to be the police doctor's fiancée.

Idol of Evil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Two adventurers defile the native temple of Kubla, a stone idol wearing a snake made out of diamonds around his neck. The robbed Kubla comes to live and pursues the evildoers through the jungle.
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Tusks of Terror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (Iger Shop)
Inks:
? (Iger Shop)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In colonial India, the sadistic Colonel Rankin frames the Indian lover of his daughter for theft and sentences him to death. But Ahmed Rai reincarnates as a wild boar and pierces Rankin to death.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Vanishing Cadavers
  3. 2. Mask of the Monster
  4. 3. Fangs of the Werewolf
  5. 4. Idol of Evil
  6. 5. Tusks of Terror
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gary L. Watson