(May 2008)

Gemstone, 2008 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price:
0.00 Free
Pages:
36
On-sale date:
2008-05-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Gemstone Publishing
Brand:
Gemstone Publishing
Editing:
J. C. Vaughn
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Keywords:
Free Comic Book Day; Free Comic Book Day 2008

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Wally Wood
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

cover art only is reprinted

EC Lives! (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J. C. Vaughn
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Information on the EC Archives.

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

Spawn of Venus (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Al Feldstein (signed)
Inks:
Al Feldstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Cranshaw; Baxter; Barnes; Crawford; John Whitley; Bertrum Whitley
Synopsis:
Astronauts on a trip to Venus bring an innocent looking flower back to Earth only to find out that when the flower blooms it releases a monster.
Reprints:
Keywords:
amoeba; Venus

Dying City! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Harvey Kurtzman
Pencils:
Alex Toth
Inks:
Harvey Kurtzman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
war
Characters:
Kim
Synopsis:
An idealistic young Korean joins the North Korean army while his family is left behind to deal with the day to day life during wartime.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Korean War

Curse of the Full Moon! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Johnny Craig
Pencils:
Johnny Craig (signed)
Inks:
Johnny Craig
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Ralph; George
Synopsis:
Ralf thinks he's become a werewolf after being scratched by a Wolfsbane plant.
Reprints:
Keywords:
lycanthropy; werewolves; wolfsbane

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "Tales of Terror! -- The EC Companion" by Fred von Bernewitz and Grant Geissman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Antiques The Comic Strip / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Under Cover! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Al Feldstein
Pencils:
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks:
Wally Wood
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Suzy Carson; Ed Fenton; Sam Masters
Synopsis:
When Sam Masters sees a secret society whip a girl to death, he tries to contact the F.B.I. before they can catch him.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Ku Klux Klan
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. EC Lives!
  3. 2. Spawn of Venus
  4. 3. Dying City!
  5. 4. Curse of the Full Moon!
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Antiques The Comic Strip
  7. 6. Under Cover!
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