(November 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

6 of Me on the Prowl (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An evil sculptress and a mad doctor create six clones of ex-G.I. Barney Phelps. As the clones commit crimes, the real Phelps is desperate to stop them.

Baffling Mysteries # 29 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"In a dingy warehouse of an opera house in Europe, hangs a life-size, almost human puppet, untouched for years..."
When a mysterious, devil-like stranger plays his violin, a puppeteer turns into his own puppet.

12 Hours to Doom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Businessman Arthur Matlin discovers a magic sundial which summons Chronos, the spirit of time. With the help of Chronos, Matlin can travel some hours ahead into the future. He uses this ability to commit crimes. When the police catch up with him and destroy the sundial, Matlin is condemned to wander the future without ever returning.

Baffling Mysteries # 30 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
"Years ago, when wild Nomad tribes roamed the Sahara desert, a leader appeared and tried to organize these people..."
This man, El Kabir, is killed by an envious rival chief. But El Kabir's ghost still wanders the desert, helping people in trouble.

The Ghost in the Portrait (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Rice
Inks:
Ken Rice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A young couple free the ghost of an evil ancestor. He takes revenge on the bones of the people who sentenced him to death. Then he commands the man to murder his wife, as he did with his wife. The woman manages to destroy the evil spirit in the last moment. The couple lives happily ever after.
Reprints:

The Medium's Warning (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A murdered woman's ghost rises from the grave to get her killer husband to join her in death.

Crimson Wraith from the North (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
From an uranium valley in the Arctic rises a fog monster, taking on the form of Professor Charters. The fog travels to the US, but has to sustain its form by draining bodies off their blood. The vampire fog is overcome when set on fire.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. 6 of Me on the Prowl
  3. 2. Baffling Mysteries # 29
    Baffling Mysteries
  4. 3. 12 Hours to Doom
  5. 4. Baffling Mysteries # 30
    Baffling Mysteries
  6. 5. The Ghost in the Portrait
  7. 6. The Medium's Warning
  8. 7. Crimson Wraith from the North
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  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Tillmann Courth
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