(November-December 1952)

EC, 1951 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fables Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
EC An Entertaining Comic
Editing
William M. Gaines

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood (signed as Wood)
Inks
Wally Wood (signed as Wood)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Down To Earth (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Wally Wood (signed as Wood)
Inks
Wally Wood (signed as Wood)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "Tales of Terror! - The EC Companion" by Fred von Bernewitz and Grant Geissman.

Space-Borne! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks
Al Williamson (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lon; Enid (Lon's wife); un-named alien being (Enid and Lon's son, death)
Synopsis
Some newlyweds blast off in a spaceship on their honeymoon, but Enid's heart is adversely affected during the journey and they land on a planet, realizing that she couldn't survive yet another take-off. Lon goes back to Earth for a pre-fab home and other supplies, and when he lands, he encounters a strange alien being and kills it.....then finds out the horrible truth about the creature!
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script credit from "Tales of Terror! - The EC Companion" by Fred von Bernewitz and Grant Geissman.

The Green Man (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Jerry De Fuccio
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Carver De Waterfront
Script credit from "Tales of Terror! - The EC Companion" by Fred von Bernewitz and Grant Geissman.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Cosmic Correspondence / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Jim Parry, K.L., Bob Humble, John B. Loeb, and Ron Wheeler.

Given the Heir! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Jack Kamen (signed)
Inks
Jack Kamen (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Seymour Watkins; Helen Watkins (Seymour's wife); Zenob Watkins (the Watkin's great-great grandson from the future)
Synopsis
Seymour refuses to marry Helen until he is rich, and one day he discovers a way to accomplish that goal, when he is visited by his relative from the year 2046. Together they conspire for Zenob to go back in time and murder a certain relative so that Seymour can become very wealthy.....but it backfires.
Reprints
Keywords
time travel; year 2046

Indexer Notes

Corrected script credits and letterer credit by Craig Delich.

The People's Choice! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Gaines (co-plot); Al Feldstein (co-plot, script)
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
Colors
Marie Severin
Letters
Jim Wroten

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Parody of "Kukla, Fran, and Ollie" TV show.
Script credit from "Tales of Terror! - The EC Companion" by Fred von Bernewitz and Grant Geissman.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. ["We at E.C. proudly present our latest baby..."]
  3. 2. Down To Earth
  4. 3. Space-Borne!
  5. 4. The Green Man
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Cosmic Correspondence
  7. 6. Given the Heir!
  8. 7. The People's Choice!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Stangas
  • Clint Maxwell
  • Jason Sacks
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Tom Vincent
  • Craig Delich
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Chris Boyko