(April 1954)

American Comics Group, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Best Syndicated Features, Inc.
Brand
American Comics Group ACG
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It's...it's a living man of glass!
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
machine guns; monsters

Indexer Notes

TrueVision cover

Dry Death (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dobie; Amy; Larabee; Grandpa
Synopsis
Western gunman Larabee reappears in skeletal form and spreads death all over the valley.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

A Gift for Greta (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Greta
Synopsis
Greta has poisoned her husband and is visited by his avenging ghost.

Indexer Notes

first-person narrative

The Man Who Lost His Face (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Steven Camp; Mike Swayne; Abby Mason
Synopsis
Plastic surgeon Dr. Camp develops a compound to make operations easier. The bones get soft and can be formed in any way. When Camp disfigures the gangster Mike Swayne, he's in for real trouble.

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial and letters page. Letters from C. Moore, Richard Summersgill, and Thomas A. Bishop.

True Vampires of History! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione [as BF] (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione [as BF] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Alicia Von Czerny
Synopsis
Alledgedly true story of Alicia von Czerny, a vampire lady of the 15th century.

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

One Bright and Shining Day (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Treeby; Jackson
Synopsis
Two escaped convicts discover a jungle wherein glass beings are living. In breaking, these beings spill a liquid which will turn anything it touches into glass also. A glass infection starts to spread around the island.

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["It's...it's a living man of glass!"]
  2. 1. Dry Death
  3. 2. A Gift for Greta
  4. 3. The Man Who Lost His Face
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  6. 5. True Vampires of History!
  7. 6. One Bright and Shining Day
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  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Gregory Fischer
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