(March 2013)

Vanguard Productions, 2013 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
24.95 USD
Pages
212
On-sale Date
2013-03
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vanguard Publishing
Brand
Vanguard
ISBN
978-1-934331-61-3 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9781934331613 52495
Editing
J. David Spurlock (editor and art director); Mark McNabb (design and production)
Color
Color
Dimensions
8.5" x 11"
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Complete non-EC 1950s crime and horror comics of Wally Wood.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)


Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies (Table of Contents: 3)

illustration / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood (credited as Wallace Wood)
Inks
Wally Wood (credited as Wallace Wood)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On endpapers.

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

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Indicia

Contents (Table of Contents: 5)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (spot illustration)
Inks
? (spot illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Table of Contents: 6)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood ?
Inks
Wally Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints

Prison Break! (Table of Contents: 7)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Eerie (Table of Contents: 8)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu (Table of Contents: 9)

Dr. Fu Manchu / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood (signed as WOODY)
Inks
Wally Wood (signed as WOODY)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Chinese Devil-Man -- Dr. Fu Manchu -- Who Wanted To Rule The World!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Fu Manchu
Reprints

Introduction (Table of Contents: 10)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
J. David Spurlock
Letters
typeset

1950 (Table of Contents: 11)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?
Letters
?

Devil in Petticoats (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman (signed); Wally Wood
Inks
Manny Stallman (signed); Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; spy
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stallman-Wood cooperation on the art, according to contents page in this book.

Captain Steve Savage Over Korea (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Chapter 1: Action in Korea (pp. 7)
Chapter 2: Fight with the Underground (pp. 7)
Chapter 3: Flight from the Gestapo (pp. 8)

Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Louis Stevenson (adapted from); ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fairly faithful adaptation of the classic horror novel. No credits on story. This reprint starting with pg. 2.

The Repulsive Dwarf (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An ugly gypsy dwarf falls in love with a beautiful gypsy woman who is kind to him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

No credits on story.

The Tiger Queen (Table of Contents: 16)

Sabu The Elephant Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Reprints

The Slave Princesses (Table of Contents: 17)

Sabu The Elephant Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; jungle
Reprints

Tiger Plague of N'Gessa (Table of Contents: 18)

Frank Buck / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Frank Buck
Reprints

The Shanghai Chicken (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Johnny Devine; Patsy Marley; Soapy McAlpine; Shanghai Kelley; Hanson; Tommy Chandler; Johnny Nyland; Billy Maitland
Reprints

"Legs" Diamond (Table of Contents: 20)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Jack "Legs" Diamond; Martin Kane; Eddie Diamond; Nick Rocker; Spike; Lefty; Dawn
Reprints

The Killing Punch (Table of Contents: 21)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Martin Kane; Pug Dooley; Jimmy Cinch; Moose Harben
Reprints

John Hamilton - Hard Luck Killer! (Table of Contents: 22)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Martin Kane; John Hamilton; Bat Geiger; Evie; Dr. Murdo
Reprints

1951 (Table of Contents: 23)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?
Letters
?

Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu (Table of Contents: 24)

Dr. Fu Manchu / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure
Synopsis
Sir Denis Nayland Smith tried to defeat Dr. Fu Manchu.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Divided into four parts.

A Noose For News (Ray Hale) (Table of Contents: 25)

Ray Hale-News Ace / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ken Battefield (credited)
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

The Thing from the Sea! (Table of Contents: 26)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Case of the Painted Beast! (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth ?
Inks
Wally Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credit per The Wallace Wood Checklist (TwoMorrows, 2003) by Bhob Stewart and Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. ("Paul Gattuso pencils, inks possibly by Wood").
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. revokes his credit for pencils by Gattuso.

Edna Murray, the Kissing Bandit (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Check
Inks
Sid Check
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Edna Murray
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist ID by Gene Reed - 2/29/2014. Check's name appears on a sign on a teller's window.

Skull of the Sorcerer (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks
Al Williamson (signed); Wally Wood; Frank Frazetta; Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Characters
Davey Knox; Robert Knox; Frank; Mike; Wally; Dalai Rama of Karak
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Al Williamson lists the inkers to this story in James Van Hise's The Art of Al Williamson (San Diego: Blue Dolphin, 1983)

It Roams These Hills (Table of Contents: 30)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood; Joe Orlando; Sid Check (sourced)
Inks
Wally Wood; Joe Orlando; Sid Check (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

1959 (Table of Contents: 31)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Colors
?
Letters
?

The Creatures in the Volcano (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-153
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tubuai; Mauiki
Synopsis
A chief of a Pacific island tribe finds aliens in a volcano preparing to conquer Earth. He thinks his people will not believe him, so he instead agrees to sell the island to the US for nuclear tests, which destroys the aliens.
Reprints

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde (Table of Contents: 33)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood ?
Inks
Wally Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Jekyll [Mr. Hyde]
Reprints

Moby Dick (Table of Contents: 34)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Martin Kane, Private Eye (Table of Contents: 35)

Martin Kane, Private Eye / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Dark Mysteries (Table of Contents: 36)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Orlando
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

There is a hidden signature "O+W" between the man's legs.
Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Wally Wood for pencils, too.

Dark Mysteries (Table of Contents: 37)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Joe Orlando
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Eerie (Table of Contents: 38)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood (signed)
Inks
Wally Wood (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Eerie (Table of Contents: 39)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Eerie (Table of Contents: 40)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

Dillinger Machine-Gun Killer (Table of Contents: 41)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Prison Break! (Table of Contents: 42)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Prison Break! (Table of Contents: 43)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints

The Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu (Table of Contents: 44)

Dr. Fu Manchu / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood (signed as WOODY)
Inks
Wally Wood (signed as WOODY)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Chinese Devil-Man -- Dr. Fu Manchu -- Who Wanted To Rule The World!
Genre
adventure
Characters
Dr. Fu Manchu
Reprints

U. S. Paratroops Behind Enemy Lines (Table of Contents: 45)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Wally Wood ?
Inks
Wally Wood ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
war
Reprints

Crime Smashers (Table of Contents: 46)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Law Always Wins!
Genre
crime
Reprints

The Wallace Wood Estate (Table of Contents: 47)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood (credited as Wallace Wood) (spot illustrations)
Inks
Wally Wood (credited as Wallace Wood) (spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 48)

blank page(s) / 1 page (report information)


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 49) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Wally Wood's Kooky Spookies
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. Contents
  7. 6. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  8. 7. Prison Break!
  9. 8. Eerie
  10. 9. The Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  11. 10. Introduction
  12. 11. 1950
  13. 12. Devil in Petticoats
  14. 13. Captain Steve Savage Over Korea
  15. 14. Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde
  16. 15. The Repulsive Dwarf
  17. 16. The Tiger Queen
    Sabu The Elephant Boy
  18. 17. The Slave Princesses
    Sabu The Elephant Boy
  19. 18. Tiger Plague of N'Gessa
    Frank Buck
  20. 19. The Shanghai Chicken
  21. 20. "Legs" Diamond
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  22. 21. The Killing Punch
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  23. 22. John Hamilton - Hard Luck Killer!
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  24. 23. 1951
  25. 24. Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  26. 25. A Noose For News (Ray Hale)
    Ray Hale-News Ace
  27. 26. The Thing from the Sea!
  28. 27. The Case of the Painted Beast!
  29. 28. Edna Murray, the Kissing Bandit
  30. 29. Skull of the Sorcerer
  31. 30. It Roams These Hills
  32. 31. 1959
  33. 32. The Creatures in the Volcano
  34. 33. Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  35. 34. Moby Dick
  36. 35. Martin Kane, Private Eye
    Martin Kane, Private Eye
  37. 36. Dark Mysteries
  38. 37. Dark Mysteries
  39. 38. Eerie
  40. 39. Eerie
  41. 40. Eerie
  42. 41. Dillinger Machine-Gun Killer
  43. 42. Prison Break!
  44. 43. Prison Break!
  45. 44. The Mask of Dr. Fu Manchu
    Dr. Fu Manchu
  46. 45. U. S. Paratroops Behind Enemy Lines
  47. 46. Crime Smashers
  48. 47. The Wallace Wood Estate
  49. 48. [no title indexed]
  50. 49. [no title indexed]
This issue was modified by
  • Steve Belknap
  • Mark Q
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Claus Simonsen
  • Richard Thomson