(August 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 Crime Machine! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
robots; trains

Indexer Notes

TrueVision cover

Dead Man's Gold (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Josiah Black; Martin Bonny; Jane Bonny
Synopsis
Martin and Jane Bonny find the treasure of Captain Josiah Black, but the pirate returns from the grave to retrieve it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

The Dreaded Trait (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Gregor Samsanzi

The Man Who Died Laughing (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus
Inks
Pete Riss
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Characters
Titus Graeme; Herman

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

The Clasp Knife (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Roger Gorham; Rocco Janiro

Indexer Notes

A TrueVision story

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

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

Script
Richard Hughes
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial explains that next issue the decision will be made whether TruVision stays or goes. Letters from Irwin Katz, Katherine Markwatter, and Steven McCord.

The Last Bars (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Characters
Roger Harley; Mr. Trommers
Reprints

The Lady Fair (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

The Plague Ship (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Oda

Characters
Frank
Reprints
Keywords
Lupercalia

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

The Crime Machine (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale ?
Inks
Robert Q. Sale ?
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Characters
Kenneth Mardier; Harvey Turner; Mr. Cameron; George Loomis; Willis Thornton
Reprints

Indexer Notes

TrueVision story

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Crime Machine!
  2. 1. Dead Man's Gold
  3. 2. The Dreaded Trait
  4. 3. The Man Who Died Laughing
  5. 4. The Clasp Knife
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  7. 6. The Last Bars
  8. 7. The Lady Fair
  9. 8. The Plague Ship
  10. 9. The Crime Machine
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Rolf Gerdau
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Darrel McCann