(October 1951)

Marvel, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Leading Comic Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Where Gargoyles Dwell! (Table of Contents)

Venus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Reprints:

Where Gargoyles Dwell! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8794

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; superhero
Synopsis:
Venus visits the Graycar building and detects a 13th floor populated by agressive gargoyles. She fights the queen of the gargoyles and puts an end to this unnatural spook.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Ashes of Death! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8795

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense; superhero
Synopsis:
Six people vanish without a trace after visiting the crematorium of Mr. Natas. Venus investigates and unmasks Natas as Satan himself.

Shell Shocked! (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Updated by Dr. Michael J. Vassallo (6 January 2005).

Thru the Lens (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8837

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien astronomer looks on from afar as earth explodes.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Dr. Michael J. Vassallo via the GCD Error List (19 May 2003) who challenges the original indexer's crediting of Jim Mooney.

The House of Terror! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8796

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Synopsis:
Co-worker Betty tells Venus that her mother's house may be haunted. Venus stays there overnight and witnesses strange things.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Where Gargoyles Dwell!
    Venus
  2. 1. Where Gargoyles Dwell!
    Venus
  3. 2. The Ashes of Death!
    Venus
  4. 3. Shell Shocked!
  5. 4. Thru the Lens
  6. 5. The House of Terror!
    Venus
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose