(June 1954)

Master Comics, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Master Comics, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Terror of the Burning Corpse (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks
Hy Fleishman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Terror of the Burning Corpse (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks
Hy Fleishman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Lovely Nikki is in love with the juggler Tony. Her colleague Corey, a brilliant impersonator, is jealous of Tony and devises an evil scheme: Corey murders Tony and takes his place. All goes smoothly until Tony's avenging corpse shows up.

House of Horror (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John D'Agostino (signed)
Inks
John D'Agostino (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A vampire from the spooky Tennant house on the hill terrorizes the town. The three councilmen burn down the building, but fall prey to further vampire attacks. Is young and mysterious Gena, last of the Tennants, the fiend - or someone else? The townsfolk discover the truth when Gena is lynched.

Indexer Notes

Narrated by "the old witch of terror".

Horror of the Drowned (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ellen Lynn
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Arlene's fiancé Tom drowns on his tour of duty in Korea. Arlene fantasizes about him waiting for her on the bottom of the local lake and follows him to a watery grave.

Terror of the Stolen Legs (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald Altman (signed)
Inks
Gerald Altman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Franz Burch; Commandant Paullus; Margaret Paullus; Rolfe
Synopsis
In a Nazi Concentration Camp Dr. Franz Burch experiments on finding the secret to bring the dead back to life. Most prisoners are too weak to survive the process, until Burch gets his hands on the handsome and healthy political renegade Rolfe. Rolfe's skeletal corpse keeps coming back from the grave to haunt the sadistic doctor.
Reprints

Some Die Twice (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alvin Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks
Alvin Hollingsworth (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Slave trader Barney Degris takes aboard a tribe of cannibals in Africa. His wife Marna detests his cruelty. When Degris murders a native witch doctor and Marna's friend Philip, Marna throws her husband between the cannibals.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Terror of the Burning Corpse
  2. 1. Terror of the Burning Corpse
  3. 2. House of Horror
  4. 3. Horror of the Drowned
  5. 4. Terror of the Stolen Legs
  6. 5. Some Die Twice
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Clint Maxwell
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Keith Smith