(January 1953)

Fawcett, 1952 Series
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Volume:
2
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing:
Will Lieberson (executive editor); V.A. Provisiero (editor); Al Jetter (art editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard US dimensions
Binding:
saddle-stitched

The Phantom Gloves! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

....? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Mona Harris welcomes her fiancé back from a jungle expedition. But strange things have happened to Paul Fowler since he survived a plane crash in the wilderness and was nurtured back to health by living protoplasm.

Indexer Notes

The story title is NOT unknown, in this case "....?" is the story title

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Phantom Gloves (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
Bob McCarty
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Out of sheer boredom sports reporter Jack Lonergan declares himself a warlock and bewitches a pair of boxing gloves, turning them into match-winning killing tools. And so it happens – to the reporter’s own surprise!

Indexer Notes

McCarty can be spotted by his faces with big eyes, heavy lower lips with perpendicular lines, and as if most of the head is just one big face. He has many credited stories in Prize's "Black Magic" comics.

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Rivals (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Martin
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
At a travelling circus two puppeteers rival for their audiences. Jepetto's puppets and the puppet-master himself share a dark secret.

Indexer Notes

small illustration

The Curse of Manu (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Waldman ?
Inks:
Ed Waldman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In robbing old captain Hawkins, the gangsters Slim and Hanks attract a curse.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Phantom Gloves!
  2. 1. ....?
  3. 2. The Phantom Gloves
  4. 3. The Rivals
  5. 4. The Curse of Manu
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