(December 1950-January 1951)

American Comics Group, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
B. & I. Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard US Format
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Keywords:
caves; monsters; pith helmets

Indexer Notes

You can see the original art to this cover in the July 29, 1952 episode (called "The Crooked Frame") of the tv series SUSPENSE. Actor Richard Kiley is suspected of murdering the creator of a comic book series called SALLY FORTH. You can see the episode in the DVD set called SUSPENSE THE LOST EPISODES Collection 1. Other American Comics Group original art covers featured in this episode are ADVENTURES INTO THE UNKNOWN (American Comics Group, 1948 series) 13 (October-November 1950), 15 (January 1951), 16 (February 1951), 17 (March 1951); OPERATION: PERIL (American Comics Group, 1950 series) 4 (April-May 1951); BLAZING WEST (American Comics Group, 1948 series) 15 (January-February 1951).

Land of the Zombies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Lou Walton; Janet Walton; Vaudoux; Zandor

Saving the Farmer's Crop (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

"U. S." Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U. S. Royal Bike Tires / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Pied Piper (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Fergus Jenkins

The Haunted Morgue (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Emil Gershwin
Inks:
Emil Gershwin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Adele; Bernard Hampton; Frederic Swanson; John Wilkes Booth

Revenge in Time (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Oswald Farnsworth; Phineas Farnsworth

Double Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charlie Sultan
Inks:
Charlie Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dan Jansen; Homer; Thatcher

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Deanna Terry, Janet Bishop & Judy Irving, and C. Roland.

The Face in the Moonstone (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charlie Sultan
Inks:
Charlie Sultan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Van Fletcher; Lorna; Lilith
Synopsis:
Scientist Van and his fiancee Lorna travel to an old abbey in France on a scientific expedition where they encounter Lilith, the ancient Queen of Darkness.
Reprints:

Strange Thermometer (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Rodney Ferriss

The Werewolf Strikes (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Charles Spain Verral
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Captain Hugh Dixon; Captain Alan Marboro; Hans Castorp; Marlene Lupus; Herr Burgomeister

Indexer Notes

script credit via Will Murray in COMIC BOOK MARKETPLACE # 119 (January 2005)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Land of the Zombies
  3. 2. Saving the Farmer's Crop
    "U. S." Royal with His Jet-Propelled Bike; U. S. Royal Bike Tires
  4. 3. The Pied Piper
  5. 4. The Haunted Morgue
  6. 5. Revenge in Time
  7. 6. Double Doom
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  9. 8. The Face in the Moonstone
  10. 9. Strange Thermometer
  11. 10. The Werewolf Strikes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jerry Nagel
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Rolf Gerdau
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Darrel McCann