(May 1955)

Merit, 1954 Series
Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Merit Publications, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Some remaindered copies of this issue were re-distributed behind the covers of Red Circle Comics (Rural Home, 1945 series) #4. See that series record for details.


Aid from Yesterday (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover art not related to story in cover blurb.

Aid from Yesterday (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marty Elkin (signed)
Inks:
Marty Elkin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
The Marquis du Gripon escapes the guillotine during the French Revolution with help from an ancestor, then the Marquis returns the favor in the present

Date with Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Edvard Moritz
Inks:
Edvard Moritz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Wilson Boone sees a couple in a car struck by a train, but by the time he gets to the wrecked car, it disappears. Later he meets a couple and realizes they are who who saw in his vision, but he can't change their fates.

Maze of Mystery (Table of Contents)

Toni Gayle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Reprints:

Deserved Retribution (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction

Curse of the Ancients (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
A three-thousand-year-old pact visits death on Bow Kum.

Mystery of Disguise.. (Table of Contents)

Pete Stockbridge / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Allison
Inks:
Bill Allison
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; detective-mystery
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Aid from Yesterday
  2. 1. Aid from Yesterday
  3. 2. Date with Death
  4. 3. Maze of Mystery
    Toni Gayle
  5. 4. Deserved Retribution
  6. 5. Curse of the Ancients
  7. 6. Mystery of Disguise..
    Pete Stockbridge
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