(May 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

The Blue Flame (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Keywords
landscapes

Indexer Notes

TrueVision cover

[Amazing Offer! Free 100 Foreign Stamps] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Garcelon Stamp Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death Dive (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus?
Inks
Lin Streeter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Steve; Murph
Synopsis
Murph kills his diving partner so he can keep the gold they have found for himself.
Reprints
Keywords
diving; sunken treasure

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

Witch at Midnight (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Robert Stevens; Tom Andrews; Sally Flint; Henry Manners; Black Nan
Reprints

The Blue Flame (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Carter; Marza
Synopsis
Carter discovers a race of eternal beings on a Himalayan mountain.
Reprints
Keywords
avalanche; eternal life; Himalayas; mountain climbing

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Dan Bates, Jr.; Shirley, Peggy, Joe, Mary, Esther, George, and Nita Struthers; and H. Peacock.

When Night Falls (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Riss
Inks
Pete Riss
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Kliest; Jocko; Annie
Synopsis
Two criminals force Kliest, a vampire, into committing crimes for them in exchange for plasma.
Reprints
Keywords
vampire

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

[Start a Fine Business in Spare Time] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Mason Shoes Mfg. Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Secret (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Walsh ?
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jim Phelps; Wedley
Synopsis
Wedley finds a victim to give his heart for his next creation.
Reprints
Keywords
hitchhiking

The Witch Hunter (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lupo Volpe; Angela Mori; Pietro Mori
Synopsis
Lupo Volpe, a witch hunter, casts a spell to find his true love.
Reprints
Keywords
burning at the stake; ghost; witch hunter

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

[Get Shop-Method Home Training] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

National Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Have Your Own Telephone System! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Zimphone / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Blue Flame
  2. 1. [Amazing Offer! Free 100 Foreign Stamps]
    Garcelon Stamp Co.
  3. 2. Death Dive
  4. 3. Witch at Midnight
  5. 4. The Blue Flame
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  7. 6. When Night Falls
  8. 7. [Start a Fine Business in Spare Time]
    Mason Shoes Mfg. Co.
  9. 8. The Secret
  10. 9. The Witch Hunter
  11. 10. [Get Shop-Method Home Training]
    National Schools
  12. 11. Have Your Own Telephone System!
    Zimphone
  13. 12. [In 10 Minutes of Fun a Day I Changed Myself]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
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