(November 1952)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Tony Mortellaro ?
Inks
Tony Mortellaro ?
Colors
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Mortellaro inks per Nick Caputo, June 2014. Pevious indexer credited Bernard Baily.

Rat-Trap (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Charlie; fat rat
Synopsis
A prisoner feeds a rat visiting him in his jail cell. He keeps feeding the animal, because the fatter the rat gets, the more the prison bars are spreading - offering him a chance to escape. One day the prisoner is given no food - and the rat feeds on him.
Reprints

The Man with the Green Thumb (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Robbins
Inks
Ed Robbins
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Dana; Tony Drago
Synopsis
Dr. Dana develops a formula which gives him plant-like capabilities. His newly acquired invulnerability provokes the envy of mobster Tony Drago. Drago tries to take the formula form Dana but is killed.
Reprints

The Cycle! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
crime
Characters
Pago
Synopsis
A pearl is the catalyst for murder, over and over, as greedy men fall victim like dominoes to its allure.
Reprints

The Worm Turns (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A giant worm cracks through the earth's crust. After being bombarded with an atomic bomb, he splits in many parts and continues to attack.

They Saw the Light (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Frollo ?
Inks
Frank Frollo ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Arctic explorers find a mountain out of uranium ore, but the radiation changes them into monstrous fiends.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Sheldon Moldoff for pencils.

Sarcophagus of Sandola! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hy Fleishman (signed)
Inks
Hy Fleishman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Robert Morgan; Queen Sandola; Ahmond
Synopsis
Tourist Robert Morgan travels through Egypt and is lost in a sand storm. He finds refuge in a cave where the noble woman Sandola protects him from a snake and leads him back to the city. Sandola disappears all of a sudden, and Morgan learns that he must have met the ghost of an ancient queen, dead for two thousand years.

Indexer Notes

Narrated by masked host (Mister Mystery).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Rat-Trap
  3. 2. The Man with the Green Thumb
  4. 3. The Cycle!
  5. 4. The Worm Turns
  6. 5. They Saw the Light
  7. 6. Sarcophagus of Sandola!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin