Terrific #14
(December 1954)

Comic Media, 1954 Series
 
Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Mystery Publishing Company Inc.
Brand
?
Editing
Allen Hardy?

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Dead On Arrival (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marty Elkin (signed)
Inks
Marty Elkin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
John's wife, Myra, is an egyptologist and fantasizes about being a high priestess. When she actually summons Anubis, Egyptian god of death, he has to shoot her to end the madness.
Reprints

Human Cross (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
When a woman is stalked by a mother and her undead zombie son, she takes refuge at the inn of old mother Jones. Mother Jones knows about black magic and (with the help of the husband forming a human cross) can defeat the evil couple.
Reprints

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

Coffin Corner / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
Letters to the 'Teller-of-Tales'.

The Wolf Twins (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru?
Inks
Steve Kirkel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The hunter Joe Carter encounters a pair of wolves. These are Indian brothers cursed to roam the wilderness in bestial form. Carter performs the necessary rituals to help them find eternal peace.

Dance of Death (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudy Palais
Inks
Rudy Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The dancer Sonia comes back from the grave to lure her beloved partner Igor into deadly exhaustion by performing the "Dance of Death" with him. When the music finally can be stopped, Sonia is defeated.
Reprints

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; detective-mystery
Synopsis
The magazine's host, the Teller-Of-Tales, discusses the case of a wealthy Englishman who had ordered the murder of his mistress. Driven by guilt or haunted by the dead, the man strangles himself to death.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Dead On Arrival
  3. 2. Human Cross
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Coffin Corner
  5. 4. The Wolf Twins
  6. 5. Dance of Death
  7. 6. Mind Over Matter
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky