(November-December 1951)

American Comics Group, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Creston Publications Corp.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard E. Hughes (credited)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ace Carter / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Ace Carter

Forbidden...Yet Yours! (Table of Contents)

Forbidden Worlds / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Bald
Inks:
Ken Bald
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Ad for Forbidden Worlds #3.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Ad consists of cover of Forbidden Worlds, with new text plugging the issue. New lettering, but no new art.

["Yep--a trip up the Nile seems to be the best way to forget about spies"] (Table of Contents)

Lance Larson Soldier Of Fortune / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sam Citron
Inks:
Sam Citron
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Lance Larson; Princess Emira
Synopsis:
While on vacation, Lance becomes involved with a fugitive princess.

Sensation Offer! Not 2-Not 4-But 8 Walt Disney Comics Books (Table of Contents)

Wheaties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Wheaties giveaways. Sets A, B, C and D are offered for fifteen cents each and a Wheaties boxtop.

The Lighter That Failed! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Dan Jansen; Roxor
Synopsis:
A U.S. Intelligence Agent barely survives an encounter with an enemy agent.

["The Red Rover is refitted and ready to sail!"] (Table of Contents)

Captain Crossbones / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Captain Crossbones; Nancy Guilford; Robert Woodson
Synopsis:
A lover's quarrel between Crossbones and Nancy puts Nancy's life at risk when she chooses to sail with one of Crossbones' rivals.

The Fatal Slip (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Prince Philip of Burgundy; Prince Karl
Synopsis:
Two princes fight a duel.

Lydia Darrah, Quakeress Spy (Table of Contents)

Spy-Heroines of History / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Lydia Darrah; General George Washington
Synopsis:
A Quaker spy helps Washington defeat the British at Whitemarsh.

Every Way You Look at Them Lionel Trains are the World's Finest (Table of Contents)

Lionel Train / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?; typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for the new Lionel Train catalog.

["I found myself in an isolated section of Siberia!"] (Table of Contents)

Ace Carter Adventurer / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Leonard Starr
Inks:
Leonard Starr
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
spy
Characters:
Ace Carter; Kathy Gardner
Synopsis:
Ace solves a forty-year-old mystery when he investigates a surge of radio-activity in Siberia.

Draw Me! (Table of Contents)

Art Instruction, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Ad for a mail-order art course.

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover.

How to Fix Any Part of Any Car (Table of Contents)

Motor Book Dept / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for an automobile repair manual.

Indexer Notes

Back cover. During the early to mid-fifties, this ad appears on back covers, inside covers and interior pages of numerous comics published by many different companies.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ace Carter
  2. 1. Forbidden...Yet Yours!
    Forbidden Worlds
  3. 2. ["Yep--a trip up the Nile seems to be the best way to forget about spies"]
    Lance Larson Soldier Of Fortune
  4. 3. Sensation Offer! Not 2-Not 4-But 8 Walt Disney Comics Books
    Wheaties
  5. 4. The Lighter That Failed!
  6. 5. ["The Red Rover is refitted and ready to sail!"]
    Captain Crossbones
  7. 6. The Fatal Slip
  8. 7. Lydia Darrah, Quakeress Spy
    Spy-Heroines of History
  9. 8. Every Way You Look at Them Lionel Trains are the World's Finest
    Lionel Train
  10. 9. ["I found myself in an isolated section of Siberia!"]
    Ace Carter Adventurer
  11. 10. Draw Me!
    Art Instruction, Inc.
  12. 11. How to Fix Any Part of Any Car
    Motor Book Dept
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Alexandros Diamantidis
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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