(June 1952)

St. John, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
St. John Publishing Company
Brand:
St. John
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

issue contains art by Tuska and Finesque.


Vengeance on Shipwreck Shoals (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gus Ricca; George Tuska; Charles Sultan
Inks:
Gus Ricca; George Tuska; Charles Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

The main picture is by Ricca when looking at the face of the lady.

The Banshee's Wail (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Colin Donovan (letter carrier); Tom Donovan

Indexer Notes

inside front and back covers.

The Vampire Fog (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks:
Albert Tyler (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Captain Jamison
Synopsis:
It was in 1855 that the "Vulcanus" was sailing on it's usual run from America to England.

Horror Grips Drumbouie Hollow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rafael Astarita
Inks:
Rafael Astarita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Eric Storm; Peter Storm; Dr. Drumbouie
Synopsis:
The Hudson River Valley has been host to horrors of every extreme.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Most probably Astarita with his big nosed rodent faced villains, but he can be confused with Sultan.

Dungeon of the Doomed (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hermano (monk); Senorita Gonzales
Synopsis:
The mad monk of San Christobal belonged to no established brotherhood, but he seized mastery over superstitious minds and wielded his power for evil.

Indexer Notes

Originally art credits for "Dick Ayers" from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker. But this art has all the signs of Tuska, long figures with small heads, long necked heads in profile, and unmistakeable faces. It doesn't match Ayers' signed work in "Bobby Benson" #18.

Vengeance Shrieks on Shipwreck Shoals (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Phil Brennan; Captain Moule
Synopsis:
A horrible drama in real life was the climax to Phil Brennan's vacation near Shipwreck Shoals.
Reprints:

The Werewolves Howl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Josephine LeBlanc
Synopsis:
She was the only person in America to establish a faint trail of truth on the existence of werewolves.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Vengeance on Shipwreck Shoals
  2. 1. The Banshee's Wail
  3. 2. The Vampire Fog
  4. 3. Horror Grips Drumbouie Hollow
  5. 4. Dungeon of the Doomed
  6. 5. Vengeance Shrieks on Shipwreck Shoals
  7. 6. The Werewolves Howl
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  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • James Ludwig
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Len Wolinsky