(October 1951)

P.L. Publishing, 1951 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
P. L. Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
P.L. Approved Comics
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden 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:
Mike Esposito ?
Inks:
Mike Esposito ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Dr. Destiny (Table of Contents)

Dr. Destiny / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Case
Inks:
Richard Case
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Dr. Destiny and his assistant Ramona investigate an eerie Transsylvanian castle which has been rebuilt on American soil. They exorcise the evil spirit of a "zhduh" incorporating the castle's owner.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
One-time appearance by Dr. Destiny. This was obviously meant to become an ongoing feature.

The Witch's Wound (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Giunta
Inks:
John Giunta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The sceptic Reginald spends a night at a haunted farm in Pennsylvania. Although not believing in witchcraft he is confronted with a horde of devilish cats.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Dr. Destiny's Strange Caller (Table of Contents)

Dr. Destiny / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Supernatural investigator Dr. Destiny is dictating an essay about werewolves to his assistant Ramona, when he is disturbed by visiting Mr. Wellburn - who thinks himself to be a werewolf.

Blood Vengeance! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
William Hargis ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In Paris, France, Henri Marbeau is possessed by the vengeful spirit of his ancestor who died on the guillotine. He has to kill the two last descandents of the rival DeVeau family.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Goulish Revenge of Dr. Psycha (Table of Contents)

Dick Kirby / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Homer Fleming
Inks:
Homer Fleming
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Dick Kirby, homicide cop assigned on occult cases, has to solve a friend's mysterious collapse into madness. He discovers a supernatural revenge plot.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Another attempt to install a feature.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Dr. Destiny
    Dr. Destiny
  3. 2. The Witch's Wound
  4. 3. Dr. Destiny's Strange Caller
    Dr. Destiny
  5. 4. Blood Vengeance!
  6. 5. The Goulish Revenge of Dr. Psycha
    Dick Kirby
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith