(December 1952)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand:
Ace
Editing:
?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Some information for this index supplied by Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker, August 2010.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim McLaughlin
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Vengeance of the Tiger Queen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chic Stone
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Though the natives warn him about the "tiger people", big game hunter Deerson kills and beheads a noble tiger in Sumatra. Visions of a headless man and a visit from beautiful princess "Tigrina" lure him back into the jungle. Tigrina transforms into a tigress and takes revenge for her tiger husband.

Paint a Picture in Crimson (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Count Damon, who seems to be the devil but also an art painter in Soho, London, weaves fates by painting people. A model first marries a lord, then starts murdering people and ends up killed by her own husband who turn out to be a werewolf.

Baffling Mysteries #15 (Table of Contents)

Baffling Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"There is a strange tale still being told in a small country in the Balkans..."
A duchess takes a golden mirror from a gypsy woman by violence. She is cursed and dies looking into the mirror.

House of the Screaming Fiends (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young doctor and his wife inherit a spooky house where the old undead doctor and his caretaker conduct fiendish experiments on former patients. The young doctor wants to put these creatures out of their misery. Fighting ensues. The bad guys are overpowered by their own slaves, the place goes up in flames.

Baffling Mysteries #16 (Table of Contents)

Baffling Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
"Stories have been told of clannish feuds among families of Scotland..."
A creek wherein a man was murdered runs with blood, but only once a year, on the anniversary of the murder.

Painting of the Dead (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Gordon Haverstraw is drawn into a painting and relives a crime he committed in another reality. He dies in the painting, and his wife finds his mutilated body in front of the painting.

Never Bargain with a Spirit (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
Bill Walton ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A gambler comes into possession of the talisman of Ceasar Borgia, which helps him to amass fortunes. The price will be his soul. All attempts to get rid of the talisman fail. In the end his soul is lost to the devilish Borgia.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Vengeance of the Tiger Queen
  3. 2. Paint a Picture in Crimson
  4. 3. Baffling Mysteries #15
    Baffling Mysteries
  5. 4. House of the Screaming Fiends
  6. 5. Baffling Mysteries #16
    Baffling Mysteries
  7. 6. Painting of the Dead
  8. 7. Never Bargain with a Spirit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jim Walls
  • James Ludwig