Beware #5
(September 1953)

Trojan Magazines, 1953 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Trojan Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
Adolphe Barreaux
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

When Werewolves Die! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[Oh, Brother] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
House ad for Oh, Brother and GI Jane.

When Werewolves Die (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Goldfarb ?
Inks:
Art Gates ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
horror-suspense

"Reversible Seat Covers" (Table of Contents: 3)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Two advertisements, half page each. One for reversible car seat covers, the other for a mini electric motor.

Indexer Notes

Located between pages 6 & 7 of When Werewolves Die.

"Fat Folks! Your Dream Has Come True" (Table of Contents: 4)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Advertisement for weight loss tablets.

Galloping Ghosts (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Albert Tyler (signed)
Inks:
John Belfi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
"Mad" Matt; Kent Brady; The Galloping Ghost; Helen Traynor
Synopsis:
A ghost rider is haunting the forest. Kent decides to see for himself.
Keywords:
Ghost

Slithering Terror (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Henry Kiefer
Inks:
Henry Kiefer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Yussuf Ralik; Pam Waverly; Charles Dorne
Synopsis:
Two guests of a French socialite are concerned by his fascination with snake worshipping cults.
Keywords:
Snake

Unicorn Contestants (Table of Contents: 7)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Advertisement for book on "How to Solve Unicorn Tie-Breakers".

Into Thin Air... (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; historical
Synopsis:
Article on unexplained instances of items being taken up into the sky or falling from the sky.

Sew Leather (Table of Contents: 9)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Advertisement for "Speedy Stitcher" from Sportsman's Post.

Music of the Demons (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gerald Altman
Inks:
Gerald Altman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jon D'Agostino ?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Victor Rano; Tim Harkness; Norma Winters; Walter Horrell; Satan
Synopsis:
A composition of recently deceased composer makes the performer commit murder.
Keywords:
possession; Satan

"Amazing New Attachment..." (Table of Contents: 11)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Advertisement for device that stops television interference.

"Need Extra Spending Money?" (Table of Contents: 12)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Advertisement to sell greeting cards to earn money.

Indexer Notes

On back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. When Werewolves Die!
  2. 1. [Oh, Brother]
  3. 2. When Werewolves Die
  4. 3. "Reversible Seat Covers"
  5. 4. "Fat Folks! Your Dream Has Come True"
  6. 5. Galloping Ghosts
  7. 6. Slithering Terror
  8. 7. Unicorn Contestants
  9. 8. Into Thin Air...
  10. 9. Sew Leather
  11. 10. Music of the Demons
  12. 11. "Amazing New Attachment..."
  13. 12. "Need Extra Spending Money?"
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