(June 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
M. J. Phillips
Format:
Standard Silver Age U.S.; Full Color; Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior; Saddle-Stitched; was On-Going Series

["Run! Run! We can wait!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

He Who Robs The Dead (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:
Grave robber Albert Torrence finds a treasure beneath a cemetery. As he spends the loot, Torrence learns that he has been framed by the dead. The jewels of a murdered woman lead him straight to the electric chair.

A Hand Of Fate Mystery #31 (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 'Affair of the Black Rose' was a true case of the supernatural that took place in England when knights were bold and feuds common among noble families..."
The curse of the Black Rose haunts the descendents and claims casualties centuries later.

Shattering The Time Barrier (Table of Contents)

Fate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Philip Spayne, state executioner and operator of the electric chair, accidentally establishes a link between the worlds of the living and the dead. He employs a band of dead criminals to rid this world of all gangsters and dictators. A kind ghost pushes Spayne into the electrical current and thusly ends his tyrannical vigilantism.

A Hand Of Fate Mystery #32 (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:
"In the files of the Paris police there can be found a case history of a crime that occurred over thirty years ago..."
A man dressed as a devil at a Hallowe'en party kills his ex-girlfriend, then dies after his costume fuses to him.

Hell Beyond The Crystal Ball (Table of Contents)

Fate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Scientist Max Bronislaw is fascinated by the future. To travel there, he makes a deal with a strange apparition named Natas. Each look into future centuries holds disappointment and misery for Bronislaw. When he can't bear no more, Natas (=Satan) claims his soul.

The Grenoble Curse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Ruthless Denise murders her husband, the old Comte de Grenoble. He curses her with his dying breath. Looking for his hidden treasures, she is locked into the family vault.

Thrust of a Ghost Lance (Table of Contents)

Fate / comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A medieval knight returns from the dead to avenge his unrightful death in a tournament.

[Statement of Circulation] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.34 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

States publisher and business manager is A. A. Wyn, editor is M. J. Phillips. Owners are given as A. A. Wyn, Inc., A. A. Wyn and Rose Wyn.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Run! Run! We can wait!"]
  2. 1. He Who Robs The Dead
    Fate
  3. 2. A Hand Of Fate Mystery #31
    A Hand Of Fate Mystery
  4. 3. Shattering The Time Barrier
    Fate
  5. 4. A Hand Of Fate Mystery #32
    A Hand Of Fate Mystery
  6. 5. Hell Beyond The Crystal Ball
    Fate
  7. 6. The Grenoble Curse
  8. 7. Thrust of a Ghost Lance
    Fate
  9. 8. [Statement of Circulation]
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