(April 1954)

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

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/index.php.


Monsters of the Deep (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
Mike Peppe
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Monsters of the Deep (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ralph Mayo
Inks:
Ralph Mayo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1841

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A tribe of cruel mermaids captures a human diver and plans on sacrificing him. Mermaid Lissy falls in love with the man. After a dramatic escape things take a turn for the worse.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested John Celardo for art credits.

["I'm locked out!"] (Table of Contents)

Grim Grins / cartoon / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1838

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

4 unrelated gag cartoons.

No Rest for the Dead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Fawcette
Inks:
Gene Fawcette
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1842

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Undertaker Lethan Krewal (sic!) kidnaps his dream girl, kills her and keeps her as his love zombie. Unfortunately he locks himself in with her in a casket.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Told by Death himself.

The Devil's Puzzle (Table of Contents)

activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1836

The Fifth Corpse (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco Mastroserio
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1830

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The killer Nick Mangoti suffers from amnesia. After his last hit, he does not remember a thing - until he finds out the hard way.

Do You Believe? (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Fawcette
Inks:
Gene Fawcette
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1828

Genre:
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Account of superstitions around the globe

The Icy Fingers (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Strong
Pencils:
? (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young man is harassed by an invisible ghost entity. He can't shake the phantom. Things get dangerous when the ghost tries to murder the man's girlfriend.

Death Reaches Out (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Mike Peppe
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1855

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A wife killer is haunted by the ghost of his victim and driven into death.

Indexer Notes

Page 1 panel 2: swipe from Alex Toth story in Who's Next? #5

Skeleton's Gibbet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco Mastroserio
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1840

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The gambler Keith Lester commits murder to pay back his debts. Having inherited the family estate, he is dragged before a tribunal of deceased ancestors and hanged for his crime.

Horror's Scrapbook (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1935

Genre:
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Weird facts

Crime and Punishment (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco Mastroserio
Inks:
Gene Fawcette ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
B-1839

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Account of the travesties of medieval penal systems: torture, mutilation, deportation.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Monsters of the Deep
  2. 1. Monsters of the Deep
  3. 2. ["I'm locked out!"]
    Grim Grins
  4. 3. No Rest for the Dead
  5. 4. The Devil's Puzzle
  6. 5. The Fifth Corpse
  7. 6. Do You Believe?
  8. 7. The Icy Fingers
  9. 8. Death Reaches Out
  10. 9. Skeleton's Gibbet
  11. 10. Horror's Scrapbook
  12. 11. Crime and Punishment
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Axel Kahlstorff
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Gary L. Watson