(November 1952)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
M. J. Phillips
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Editors name from Statement of Ownership in issue 23.


["What strange spell have you put on me, you evil witch?"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Spirits Sing Tonight (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Jean Randall wants to be a singer in Paris, but is turned down again and again. So she falls for count Rompre's offer to help her career. Her boyfriend Bob discloses the count as a demon who controls the souls of undead singers.

A Hand of Fate Mystery #14 (Table of Contents)

A Hand of Fate Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"One of the weirdest events ever to occur in Europe is recorded in the files of the Paris police..."
A "true" story from 1927 in Paris where a criminal is killed by the wax dummy of the executioner who killed his father.

Meet Me At The Cemetery (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A cobra kills people at the cemetery. It is a mysterious snake-woman from India, who wants to take revenge on her husband.

No Escape From Nightmare (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
Mario Rizzi ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Fate
Synopsis:
Ramon Blagdon, a miserable psychology professor, dabbles with the forces of the supernatural and is warned by Fate to do so. Blagdon succeeds in transporting his astral body to other places and commits crimes with it. Planning to take over a rival's body, Fate steps in and Blagdon is transported to hell.

A Hand of Fate Mystery #13 (Table of Contents)

A Hand of Fate Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"In the year 1903, in the British army stationed in India, two brothers came upon the statue of "Siva" in a temple shrine..."
A statue of Siva comes to life and kills a man's brother.

Visitor From The Grave (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Tigt-rope performer Gudo disposes of his brother Gogo to be the star of the circus. After Gogo is buried, Gudo confronts his ghost on the tight-rope and falls to his death.

Devilish Dolls of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Zansky
Inks:
Louis Zansky
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An evil doll maker in Vienna can transplant human souls into dolls which look just like the people he captures in his basement. Young American Wade Farman can escape his torture and brings the evildoer to justice.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["What strange spell have you put on me, you evil witch?"]
  2. 1. The Spirits Sing Tonight
  3. 2. A Hand of Fate Mystery #14
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  4. 3. Meet Me At The Cemetery
  5. 4. No Escape From Nightmare
  6. 5. A Hand of Fate Mystery #13
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  7. 6. Visitor From The Grave
  8. 7. Devilish Dolls of Death
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