(November 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
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)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Werewolf Husband (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Lucille Garth is determined to marry into wealth, even if it means wedding the strange Count Yarno. Lucille suspects the Count's secret, and makes plans to become a rich widow.

Baffling Mysteries #39 (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Carl Reiber plots to fake his identity in order to inherit an abandoned estate. He failed to ponder what the spirits of his assumed ancestors might think.

Indexer Notes

First line: "The Baron of Willheim was dead..."

It Happened on Valentine's Eve (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Lost in the Florida swamps, a young couple drives up to an old colonial mansion where a masquerade seems to take place. It is in reality a reenactment of an old family tragedy, staged by ghosts. The couple escapes from the burning house and stands there, pondering.
Reprints:

Baffling Mysteries #40 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Two adventurers run into head-hunting indians and pay with a downsizing of their noggins.

Indexer Notes

First line: "The Jivaro Indians of Brazil have long harbored a process for shrinking heads."

Clang of the Crypt Door (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The Chesney family line lies unblemished from the time of Rupert the Crusader. Last descendant Bart Chesney wants no part in charity and good work for humanity. He rather kills his uncle to inherit the family fortune. When Bart throws a party, no one shows up but the ghosts of his ancestors.

The Deadly Visitor (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man-eating rug is delivered to the house of Mr. and Mrs. Tillotson. When they find out about the killer carpet, each spouse tries to dispose himself of the other. Both end up devoured by the ever growing rug. Then the frienly Oriental from "Kismet Rugs" arrives and transports the carpet across town into the next suburban home.

The Frenzy of Sheila Lord (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Maurice Gutwirth; George Appel
Inks:
Maurice Gutwirth; George Appel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Having murdered her first husband (and gotten away with it), beautiful Sheila Lord falls in love again. The new lover begins to change his physique and resembles the former husband more and more. Sheila freaks out, and as her new husband falls acidentally to his death, she is convicted for a murder she didn't commit.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Werewolf Husband
  3. 2. Baffling Mysteries #39
    Baffling Mysteries
  4. 3. It Happened on Valentine's Eve
  5. 4. Baffling Mysteries #40
  6. 5. Clang of the Crypt Door
  7. 6. The Deadly Visitor
  8. 7. The Frenzy of Sheila Lord
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony Oliva
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jim Walls
  • James Ludwig