(1954)

Fiction House, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Fiction House, Inc.
Brand:
Fiction House Magazines
Editing:
J. F. Byrne (Managing Editor); Jerry Iger (Art Director)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver 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:
Maurice Whitman
Inks:
Maurice Whitman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Lords of the Upper Air (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Belcastro (signed) [as "Johnny Bell"]
Inks:
John Belcastro (signed) [as "Johnny Bell"]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A group of mountain climbers in the Himalayan stumble upon a tribe of “snowmen” with supernatural powers.

Grab-Bag (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Benulis
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A group of girls is being haunted by the ghost of a mysterious evil woman, whose stylish accessories came into the girls’ possession.

["No man ever hated another more than I..."] (Table of Contents)

Werewolf Hunter / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
? [as Armand Broussard]
Pencils:
George Evans (signed)
Inks:
George Evans (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A magic bottle containing a miniature ship arrives at the house of an old acquaintance. Broussard is summoned and relives dramatic experiences on a sailing ship twenty years ago.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Witch's Doll (Table of Contents)

The Secret Files of Dr. Drew / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marilyn Mercer
Pencils:
Jerry Grandenetti (signed) ?; Will Eisner
Inks:
Jerry Grandenetti ?; Will Eisner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Dr. Drew hunts down the missing explorer Leander Miles, who is torturing the actress Jennie Paris - by means of an African "kaffir" witch doll. This black magic works like voodoo.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. and Tillmann Courth.
"Dr. Drew" ran originally in RANGERS COMICS # 47 - #60.
We believe that only the “Dr. Drew” stories in RANGERS COMICS #57 - #60 are by Grandenetti.
This is probably not, although it is signed by Grandenetti.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Lords of the Upper Air
  3. 2. Grab-Bag
  4. 3. ["No man ever hated another more than I..."]
    Werewolf Hunter
  5. 4. The Witch's Doll
    The Secret Files of Dr. Drew
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Frank Motler
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Lou Mougin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Walls
  • Frank Motler