(January 1953)

Stanley Morse, 1951 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
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)

Mister Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Werner Roth?
Inks
Werner Roth?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Mister Mystery (host)

The Taxi Driver (Table of Contents: 1)

Mister Mystery / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Hal Kanter [as H. Kantor]
Pencils
Tony Mortellaro [as Mortellaro]
Inks
Tony Mortellaro [as Mortellaro]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mister Mystery (host)
Synopsis
There is a monster killing people in Forest Hills, so a man boards a train in Forest Hills and gets off at Elmont.

Indexer Notes

Mister Mystery only appears as an insert panel with no dialogue.

The Thin Line (Table of Contents: 2)

Mister Mystery / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Smalle
Inks
Ed Smalle
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mister Mystery (host)
Synopsis
The Professor hires the Village Idiot as his assistant.

Indexer Notes

Previously credited here to "Jon Smalle".

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Mr. Mystery's Morgue / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, well, they finally gave me a page for myself!
Characters
Mister Mystery

Indexer Notes

Letters page mentions "Weird Mysteries" comic. Letters from Mary Sue Pollack, Arlene Soldinger, and Phil Shnapier.
Art consist of a stat of Mr Mystery on a background of skulls.

What's In a Name? (Table of Contents: 4)

Mister Mystery / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Stern [as Stern]
Inks
Charles Stern [as Stern]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mister Mystery (host); Johnny Lang
Synopsis
Johnny Lang just might be crazy.

Rage in Darkness (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Martin (credited)
Letters
typeset

Intelligence (Table of Contents: 6)

Mister Mystery / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene E. Hughes
Inks
Eugene E. Hughes
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mister Mystery (host)
Synopsis
Is he smarter than an ant?

Everlasting Life (Table of Contents: 7)

Mister Mystery / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Mortellaro
Inks
Tony Mortellaro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mister Mystery (host); Satan
Synopsis
If you search for everlasting life, then you might meet Satan.

Indexer Notes

"o.t. ""Bloody Jinx""; rewritten, cut-and-paste (CAP) from MISTER MYSTERY #1"

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mister Mystery
  2. 1. The Taxi Driver
    Mister Mystery
  3. 2. The Thin Line
    Mister Mystery
  4. 3. ["Well, well, they finally gave me a page for myself!"]
    Mr. Mystery's Morgue
  5. 4. What's In a Name?
    Mister Mystery
  6. 5. Rage in Darkness
  7. 6. Intelligence
    Mister Mystery
  8. 7. Everlasting Life
    Mister Mystery
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Per Sandell
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