(June 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)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard US dimensions
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Inks:
Norman Saunders (painting)
Colors:
Norman Saunders (painting)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Art credit from David Saunders, Norman Saunders' son, via e-mail (January 6, 2008)

Time's Secret (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
John Martin
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Archeologists get trapped inside a tomb at an Egyptian excavation site.

The Fleshless Ones (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Policeman Perry Mahoney witnesses a kidnapping. Skeletal creatures are taking humans captive in a cave and transform them into the walking dead. These fleshless ones come after Mahoney and his fiancée Peggy.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Writer credits by Martin O'Hearn.

Witchcraft in Old England (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Account of the witch-hunting activities of King James I. in England.

The Devil's Side Show (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man who can't make up his mind about anything stumbles into a midway - and is kept there by the mysterious barker who transforms him into one of the attractions.

The Juju Wishing Doll (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Dr. Death
Synopsis:
A pair of lovers on Haiti come into possession of a voodoo doll. Their careless handling of the powerful artefact will be their doom.

Indexer Notes

The story is introduced by the (unnamed) Dr. Death, the horror-host from This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series).

How to Become a Werewolf (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Guideline to ritual for becoming a werewolf.

The Eyes in His Hand (Table of Contents)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Gutwirth
Inks:
Maurice Gutwirth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The boy Corker enters a marble tournament to help out his poor widowed mother. His marbles are the magic glass eyes of their sadistic landlord Mr. Ebber.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The reprint in Haunted Horror #3 gives credit to Paul Gattuso on pencils, and a tentative Sheldon Moldoff for inks.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Time's Secret
  3. 2. The Fleshless Ones
  4. 3. Witchcraft in Old England
  5. 4. The Devil's Side Show
  6. 5. The Juju Wishing Doll
  7. 6. How to Become a Werewolf
  8. 7. The Eyes in His Hand
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