(April 1953)

Standard, 1952 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Visual Editions, Inc.
Brand:
Standard Comics
Editing:
?
Format:
Color; Standard Golden Age US: Saddle-Stitched; Newsprint; Ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Katz
Inks:
Jack Katz
Colors:
?

The Drums of Cajou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1579

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Haitian voodoo witch doctor Cajou turns the lovely Lora into a zombie to do his bidding and settle an old score with his adversary Neal. But Cajou is hunted down and killed; and Lora's mission can be thwarted.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Devil's Mansion (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vince Colletta ?
Inks:
Vince Colletta ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1571

Genre:
occult; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Account of a haunted house in New Orleans.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
This half-pager is followed by a half-page advertisement.

The Mask Of Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1551

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A window cleaner discovers the office of a vampire doctor. No one believes his fantastic accusations - until a fatal showdown ensues.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Plunge into Doom (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Margaret Isbell
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
Coming home on a thunderstorm night, Marcy finds a tall and dark stranger in her apartment. She fantasizes about him strangling her and has to learn the next morning that a crime happened years ago in that same room.

Indexer Notes

Text is accompanied by two miniature illustrations of a man and a woman.

The Man in the Mirror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Marcus ?
Inks:
Rocco Mastroserio
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1545

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The meek Mr. Blane comes into possession of a powerful druid mirror. Releasing the mirror's genie, Blane is drawn into a spiral of violence and death - until he destroys the evil mirror.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Celtic Spirits (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Morris Marcus ?
Inks:
Aldo Rubano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1566

Genre:
occult
Synopsis:
Report about ghosts being spotted in Scotland.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Masque for a Monster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Sultan
Inks:
Charles Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1557

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
When trapped in a mining cave-in, Frank Wayne develops a trauma. He's afraid of the dark and sees monsters everywhere. Crazed with fear, Wayne commits a murder and has to run from the police.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Philosopher Finds a Ghost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
["as told by Pliny the Younger"]
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1078

Genre:
occult; non-fiction
Synopsis:
Philosopher Athenodorus rents a house and is visited by a ghostly apparition.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Drums of Cajou
  3. 2. Devil's Mansion
  4. 3. The Mask Of Death
  5. 4. Plunge into Doom
  6. 5. The Man in the Mirror
  7. 6. Celtic Spirits
  8. 7. Masque for a Monster
  9. 8. The Philosopher Finds a Ghost
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Peter Croome