(March 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
?
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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

To Behold His Doom (Table of Contents)

Fate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Stanley Timor finds a mirror which predicts the future. He uses it to rob the victims of accidents and make money out of other people's misery. When shown his own demise by illness, Timor tries to run - and runs right in the middle of it.

A Hand of Fate Mystery # 29 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"The powers of the unknown have often played weird tricks with mortal man and the strangest one took place in New Orleans..."
A medium wishes to be buried in her homeland, France. Because she can't afford a journey there, her coffin drifts across the Atlantic to the French shore.

Whom the Image Strikes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Fate (host)
Synopsis:
Bart Westcott, "a struggling young lawyer", comes into possession of a statue of demon god Bael. With the help of this advocate's devil, Westcott becomes the famed owner of his own law firm. Until he gets challenged by the next struggling young lawyer...

A Hand of Fate Mystery # 30 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"Nearly one hundred years ago, when the Balkan countries of Europe were ruled by despotic royalty, an adventure in the realm of the supernatural occurred..."
A Hungarian baron goes kill-crazy over the sound of a gypsy fiddle and kills the fiddler. But the music won't stop.

Curse of the Sapphire Fiend (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The cursed "yellow sapphire" brings wealth and riches to its owner, but only for a year. Then out crawls a demon who lacerates the owner and sends him to eternal damnation.

Return of the Ice Vampire (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A vampire, who has been kept frozen in a glacier for ten years, returns and seeks revenge.

The Night of Friday 13 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Death
Synopsis:
Death takes a holiday and things get out of hand. A party of heirs waiting for the demise of old man Morgenson starts murdering each other.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. To Behold His Doom
    Fate
  3. 2. A Hand of Fate Mystery # 29
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  4. 3. Whom the Image Strikes
  5. 4. A Hand of Fate Mystery # 30
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  6. 5. Curse of the Sapphire Fiend
  7. 6. Return of the Ice Vampire
  8. 7. The Night of Friday 13
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Peter Croome
  • Keith Smith
  • Donald Dale Milne