(December 1951)

Key Publications, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Editing:
Stanley Morse
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint interior, glossy covers
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia says: published by Media Publications, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ross Andru (signed)
Inks:
Mike Esposito (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Ghastly Ghost (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Abel (signed)
Inks:
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The twin brothers Mike and Stan are in love with Sue. Sue chooses Stan and Mike kills himself. Years later Sue is being visited by a life-like looking Mike. Sue decides on taking drastic measures to get rid of the doppelganger.

Invasion (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Inks:
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Little Barbara and the neighbor kids are playing "invasion". They tell the grown-ups that a creature named "Brecko" will rise out of the rose bushes on saturday - to dominate the world.

Now I'll Tell One (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Stern
Inks:
Charles Stern
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
Prospector Sandy Beard discovers an underground city populated by giant talking insects. Some of their agents are posing as humans on the surface and plan to conquer mankind.

The Case for Comic Books (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
The publishers of Media Publications defend their product - to counter the "many discussions that have arisen condemning comic books".

Patrol (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Martin Rose ?
Inks:
Martin Rose ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense; war
Synopsis:
Soldier is badly wounded in the field and is getting medical attendance by his buddy. Coming to in the hospital he learns that his friend had died on the battlefield before the incident.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Ghastly Ghost
  3. 2. Invasion
  4. 3. Now I'll Tell One
  5. 4. The Case for Comic Books
  6. 5. Patrol
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  • Tillmann Courth
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  • Lou Mougin