(May 1953)

Standard, 1952 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Quarterly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Katz
Inks:
Jack Katz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Vengeance of Mark Denton (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Art Saaf
Inks:
Mike Peppe ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1588

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Mark Denton is ruthlessly killed by his unfaithful wife and a rival. The ferryman across the Styx grants him return to life to wreak his vengeance.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Labyrinth (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
a maze

Death Warmed Over (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Al Rubano
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1586

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Escaped convict hides in a furnace room. He is found only when the janitor accidentally blows up the boiler.

Indexer Notes

Pencil credits by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.. Inks previously credited to "Mike Peppe ?".

R.I.P. (Table of Contents)

filler / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1560

Genre:
humor; non-fiction

Indexer Notes

Supposedly true gravestone inscriptions with an ironic touch.

The Cup of the Dead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Katz (signed)
Inks:
Jack Katz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1584

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Dr. Conover brings home a death-bringing relic from the Andes. As the "Cup of the Dead" threatens to take more innocent lives, Conover makes a sacrifice to Inca medicine man Dervaro.
Reprints:

Interlude with Death (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Margaret Isbell
Pencils:
Art Saaf ?
Inks:
Rocco Mastroserio ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-1621 and B-1456

Synopsis:
At a seance young Clara gets the blessing from her dead husband to marry anew. The seance was meant to be a phoney spectacle, but is for real.

Indexer Notes

Text is accompanied by two illustrations.
Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Eyes of Evil (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Secluded in a Parisian art gallery hangs an evil portrait. When an art thief tries to steal it at night, he is instantly killed.

The Thirsty Idol (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco Mastroserio
Inks:
Rocco Mastroserio
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1621

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An ancient idol tells of great treasures when bathed in human blood. This leads to mayhem, murder and a foolish search fueled by greed.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Haunted Houses (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco Mastroserio
Inks:
Rocco Mastroserio
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1567

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Accounts of spook houses in the United States.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Vengeance of Mark Denton
  3. 2. The Labyrinth
  4. 3. Death Warmed Over
  5. 4. R.I.P.
  6. 5. The Cup of the Dead
  7. 6. Interlude with Death
  8. 7. Eyes of Evil
  9. 8. The Thirsty Idol
  10. 9. Haunted Houses
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Axel Kahlstorff
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson