(September 1953)

Standard, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Visual Editions, Inc.
Brand:
Standard Comics
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Mission From the Grave (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Keywords:
skeletons

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Mission from the Grave (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Sekowsky ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1693

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Art painter dies in fire accident, but returns to finish painting of his fianceƩ. The shocked woman revokes her love.

Rider in the Storm (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1700

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Truck driver gives a lift to a phantom girl who died the week before.
Reprints:

The Finger of Guilt (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1695

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young woman is killed, her body hidden in a well. The woman's ghost points the police to the body and her killer.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Trophies of Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Nick Cardy
Inks:
Nick Cardy
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1683

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The town's executioner falls for a lovely woman. When rejected, he strangles her and is haunted by her ghostly apparition. All the "headsman"'s victims come together and take justice into their own hands.
Reprints:

Call of the Werewolf (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jim Hendryx
Pencils:
Jack Katz ? [as J.K.] (signed)
Inks:
Jack Katz ? [as J.K.] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1682

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Young Jody experiences his transformation into a werewolf and runs with the pack of local wolves.

The Bride of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Katz
Inks:
Jack Katz
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1694

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young woman's groom dies at sea and death comes to claim her as his bride.

Indexer Notes

This story has nothing to do with the story of the same name and same artist featured in Adventures into Darkness #7.

The Bread of Madness (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Peppe ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Herb Field
Job Number:
B-1708

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Albert Dupres, escaped convict from a penal colony, finds shelter with a native witch doctor. Robbing and killing the man, Dupres leaves the island with magic potions and builds a new life for himself. By baking his enemies deadly "breads of madness", Dupres becomes a powerful man. In the end the witch doctor returns from the dead and serves him a murderous bite.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mission From the Grave
  2. 1. Mission from the Grave
  3. 2. Rider in the Storm
  4. 3. The Finger of Guilt
  5. 4. Trophies of Doom
  6. 5. Call of the Werewolf
  7. 6. The Bride of Death
  8. 7. The Bread of Madness
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome