Arnold Book Company, 1950? Series
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Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Arnold Book Co.
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The Old and the New! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
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Letters
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Ellisdons Novelties / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Old and the New! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
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Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Great guns, Millie! That house --- doesn't it look --- familiar?
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Millie Boyce; Dick Boyce; Arthur Williams; Joe; Alice
Synopsis
In May 1953, Dick and Millie Boyce stumble onto a house hosting a strange New Year's party celebrating the arrival of 1957. After they leave, the house is struck by a plane. They run to the nearest home to report the incident, but when they return there is no evidence of the crash. Years later they are going to a New Year's party at the same house! They get all the people out before the plane, again, crashes into it.
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Indexer Notes

Retitled in Adventures into the Unknown reprint as "Happy New Year."

Information about reprint from FlashJay via the GCD-Main email list.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

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

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Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Wolfe, Andy Abels, Nancy Powell, Tony Stoltz, Douglas Gordon, and Gerry Silverman.

[Pop Channing] (Table of Contents: 4)

Annals of the Occult! / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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Kurt Schaffenberger (signed as KSchaffenberger); Kurt Schaffenberger (signed as KSchaffenberger)
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Kurt Schaffenberger (signed as KSchaffenberger); Kurt Schaffenberger (signed)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
You hear many strange stories --- but few stranger than this one, advanced by students of the occult!
Characters
Pop Channing
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Between Two Worlds! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
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Ogden Whitney (signed as Ogden Whitney)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
I tell you Don's lodge was right here!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
June Drake; Dr. Sloan; Don Foster
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The Old Bunch! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Hy Eisman
Inks
Hy Eisman
Letters
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Genre
war
Characters
Frank Cowell; Gill; Johnson; Whyte; Jonas; Miller; Murphy
Synopsis
During the Korean War a Lieutenant is saved by the ghosts of his dead men from his platoon.
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The Old Spelling Book (Table of Contents: 7)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Henry Mullins was a cruel, domineering man who had hit on a good thing.
Characters
Henry Mullins; Charlie
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The Passengers in Cabin 9! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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John Rosenberger (signed as John R.)
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John Rosenberger (signed as John R.)
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
The voyage had been full of disturbing incidents ---
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Milt Howard; Jane Howard
Synopsis
Jane is uneasy about sailing home after her and Milt's honeymoon.
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Trip to the Moon (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
science fiction
Characters
Tommie; Professor Meeker; Flapsie (parakeet)
Synopsis
Tommie wishes his parakeet would get revenge on Professor Meeker.
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A Matter of Blood (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Emil Gershwin
Inks
Emil Gershwin
Letters
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of all the sciences, biology is the least understood!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Frank Arlen; Mr. Bradby; Hal Foster
Synopsis
Somehow Frank has a psychic connection to Hal.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

From Your Editor- To You! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Know one of the most fascinating sounds in the world?
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Indexer Notes

Letters from Rodney Disantio, Larry Stevens, Lucyann Avezzano, Philippe Content, and Mrs. Dan Craig.

The Man Who Couldn't Sleep! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Seize him! The sun god demands a victim!
Characters
Larry Keith
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Annals of the Occult! / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Ogden Whitney
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Ogden Whitney
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First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the Institute of the Occult...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Rupert Enslow; Brenda Flint Enslow; Francine Enslow; Mrs. Brown
Synopsis
Did a dead woman rescue her own daughter?
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The Immortal (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
March; Peters
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Sealed Doom (Table of Contents: 15)

Black Cat / text story / 1 page (report information)

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Genre
superhero
Characters
Rick Horne; The Black Cat [Linda Turner]; Charlie Niles
Synopsis
Linda and Rick are summoned to police headquarters to identify a dead actress.
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Blind Fury (Table of Contents: 16)

The Black Cat / text story / 1 page (report information)

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First Line of Dialogue or Text
Edward Joliffe was a very clever cameraman, Linda Turner realized.
Genre
superhero
Characters
Edward Joliffe; The Black Cat [Linda Turner]; C. B. de Pille; Rick Horne
Synopsis
A press agent has been murdered at the studio.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Broadway Approvals / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Old and the New!
  2. 1. ["Novelty bargains from Ellisdons"]
    Ellisdons Novelties
  3. 2. The Old and the New!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  5. 4. [Pop Channing]
    Annals of the Occult!
  6. 5. Between Two Worlds!
  7. 6. The Old Bunch!
  8. 7. The Old Spelling Book
  9. 8. The Passengers in Cabin 9!
  10. 9. Trip to the Moon
  11. 10. A Matter of Blood
  12. 11. ["Know one of the most fascinating sounds in the world?"]
    From Your Editor- To You!
  13. 12. The Man Who Couldn't Sleep!
  14. 13. ["At the Institute of the Occult..."]
    Annals of the Occult!
  15. 14. The Immortal
  16. 15. Sealed Doom
    Black Cat
  17. 16. Blind Fury
    The Black Cat
  18. 17. ["Everything you need to enjoy stamp collecting"]
    Broadway Approvals
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    Justice Traps the Guilty
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