(September 1950)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
 
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Ace Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
An Ace Magazine
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Warren Kremer?
Inks:
Al Avison?
Colors:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

High Priestess of the Snake People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as "Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Inks:
? [as "Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In the Swiss Alps, a young american stumbles across a cult of snake-worshippers. He is bewitched by the beautiful snake queen Gilda. An old villager comes to his help and blows the whole bunch to kingdom come with a pack of dynamite.
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Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur refers to this artist as "Ace" Baker, a Matt-Baker-Imitator, who worked for ACE.

True Tales of the Supernatural #1 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"Among a certain noble family of Scotland, there was a legend..."
If a family member hears the beating of drums, another member is stricken by tragic death. It so happens.
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The Ghost in the Portrait (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Rice
Inks:
Ken Rice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young couple free the ghost of an evil ancestor. He takes revenge on the bones of the people who sentenced him to death. Then he commands the man to murder his wife, as he did with his wife. The woman manages to destroy the evil spirit in the last moment. The couple lives happily ever after.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #2 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"There is a legend about a ghost-infested cell in a jail in New Orleans..."
The inhabitants of this cell become suicidal because of the ghost of an old woman who hanged herself in it.

Villa of the Vampire (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lin Streeter
Inks:
Lin Streeter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A vampire haunts an italian villa. The inhabitants are decimated. With the help of a doctor and a blood transfusion, the husband can save his wife and kill the creature of darkness.
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Unburied Dead (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Man hypnotizes wife, but summons demon in the process. They fight over possession of the woman's body. Her body explodes. Man is arrested and sentenced to death.
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No Grave to Hold Him (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
To live on after his demise, the brain of a dying professor is planted into the body of an executed criminal. His gangster pals kidnap him to find the hidden money from their last robbery. Dramatic showdown on an airfield landing strip. The bad guys are killed, the professor's assistant regains control over the Frankenstein-like creature. Hidden from the public, it lives on scribbling formulas.
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