- ? [as Frank Riddell]
- Dan Zolnerowich (signed)
- Dan Zolnerowich (signed); ?
- Bwoga (introduction, villain); two slavers (introduction, villain, death); Kaänga; Ann Mason; Marmo (elephant); Ngeeso
- Bwoga, the pygmies' witch doctor, has secretly been drugging select members of the tribe and selling them to slavers.
- bondage; caves; gorillas; human skeletons; magic potions; slavers; stereotyping of African natives; whips; witch doctors
The story title is taken from the cover blurb.
first line: "A vicious web of black primitive sorcery is set to snare guileless natives into a fate far far more dreadful than death."