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 [as Tyler] (signed)
Inks
John Belfi [as 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 [as G. Altman] (signed)
Inks
Gerald Altman [as G. Altman] (signed)
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.

Editing
Related Scans
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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