Black Cat #48
(February 1954)

Harvey, 1946 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand
Black Cat Mystery
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US (#1-58); Standard Silver Age US (#59-62)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia info from a DCM scan (http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Cat Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Lonely (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Howard Nostrand?
Pencils
Howard Nostrand
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hilton (death); Johnny
Synopsis
While fishing during a storm Johnny throws Hilton overboard because he had been stealing money from the firm. Unfortunately the storm gets worse and Johnny has to jump overboard with a lifejacket on. Eventually they both get to a very small island. Johnny is asleep when a sleeping Hilton washes up on the shore by him. When Johnny wakes up he tries to throw Hilton into the sea but he keeps washing back up. He then buries him but decides to dig him up, tie a rock around his neck, and throw him into the ocean. Unfortunately, no one comes by to rescue Johnny and he gets very lonely.
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Les Miserables (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Pest Control (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Sparling
Inks
Jack Sparling
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

River of Blood (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Howard Nostrand
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Henri Fabret; Marie
Synopsis
A prison guard comes to get Henri Fabret and leads him to the guillotine. Henri is very excited because he loves to see blood. He loved it as a child, he loved the war because he got to see blood and he loved to watch boxing because of the blood. He had a girl he liked but when she cut her finger he got so excited that he killed her. Now, he is needed at the guillotine.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Cat Mystery
  2. 1. The Lonely
  3. 2. Les Miserables
  4. 3. Pest Control
  5. 4. River of Blood
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne