(March 1953)

Standard, 1952 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Visual Editions, Inc.
Brand:
Standard Comics
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Your Grave Is Ready (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Art Saaf ?
Inks:
Art Saaf ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Your Grave Is Ready (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky ?; Ross Andru?
Inks:
Ross Andru ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B1464

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A wolf boy is raised by a benign professor to lead a normal life. On a ski trip to the woods, the werewolf heritage overcomes the young man. He kills over and over again until stopped dead by a silver bullet.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Creepy Scrap Book / filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B1544

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Weird facts about head hunters and card tricks.

The Rat Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Katz (signed)
Inks:
Jack Katz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1468

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The handsome and charming exterminator Sylvan Sims weasels his way into the heart of rich Lady Barstow. After the wedding, Sims lets his rats loose on the poor woman. But the rats won't stop feasting.

The Wailing Woman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B 1316

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The streets of Mexico City are haunted by "La Llorona", the wailing woman.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Painted Prophecy (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mickey Marks
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-1472, C-1610

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A rich and cruel man is devoured by a sea monster - as foreseen in the painting of an artist.

Indexer Notes

story has 2 spot illustrations by Jack Katz

Till Death Do Us Part (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo
Inks:
Ralph Mayo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1444

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
story about Siamese twins
Synopsis:
Peter and John are Siamese twins. Even when separated they experience each other's pain. A girl gets involved and hate flares up, with fatal consequences.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Sure As Shootin' (Table of Contents)

Hank & Kathy / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Saaf ?
Inks:
Art Saaf ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Public Service story promoting gun safety for kids by the National Rifle Association

Eerie Puzzles (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B1462?

Reprints:
Keywords:
games; puzzles

The Bleeding Platter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed "Mikeross")
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed "Mikeross")
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1511

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

The potter Leopold (who is mad as a hatter) can create pottery with living design captured in it. In his madness, Leopold makes a platter with the visage of his sponsoress.

The Phantom Hitch Hiker (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Saaf
Inks:
Art Saaf
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1262

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Man gives a lift to a young woman who died the week before.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Your Grave Is Ready
  2. 1. Your Grave Is Ready
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Creepy Scrap Book
  4. 3. The Rat Man
  5. 4. The Wailing Woman
  6. 5. The Painted Prophecy
  7. 6. Till Death Do Us Part
  8. 7. Sure As Shootin'
    Hank & Kathy
  9. 8. Eerie Puzzles
  10. 9. The Bleeding Platter
  11. 10. The Phantom Hitch Hiker
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson