(September 1955)

American Comics Group, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Titan Publishing Co. 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

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Pussycat on the Dog Star! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Pussycat on the Dog Star! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger (signed)
Inks
John Rosenberger (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Edwin Galloway; Zeke Jones; Princess Xenia
Synopsis
Zeke Jones, a scientist, receives a distress signal from the Dog Star Sirius. Flying to Sirius using a sphere of his own invention, he helps the local population repel an onslaught of intelligent Dinosaurs that have been spreading terror across their land.
Reprints

Picture of an Heir (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Phineas Begley; Henrietta Begley; Abernathy Begley; Mr. Adams, Jr.; Mr. Adams, Sr.
Synopsis
After old Phineas Begley, a multi-millionaire, dies, everyone came forward claiming to be an heir. A woman named Henrietta came forward with her boy Abernathy. At first deemed frauds like everyone else, the estate lawyers noticed that little Abernathy looked exactly like a old portrait of Abernathy Begley, the founder of the Begley estate.

The Hypnotic Trance! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone ?; Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
Chic Stone ?; Charles Nicholas ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure
Characters
Frank Hanson; Thorko; Alice Hanson; Miss Johnson; Dr. Stone
Synopsis
Frank Hanson is put under hypnosis by a hypnotist named Thorko on an ocean cruise. This incredibly causes a double of himself to form. This double then tries to live Frank's life getting him into all sorts of trouble. Eventually Frank's wife Alice, drugs the double with spiked tea. When the double falls unconscious it ceases to exist.

Indexer Notes

Nicholas credit suggestion by Hames Ware. Jim V. thinks Stone credit is most likely an error and that it is Charles Nicholas and an inker.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from L. V. Turete, Odette Girth, and Henry Morello.

The Master of Illusions! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Thoron the Great; Mary; Mr. Harper
Synopsis
Mary, a reporter, becomes smitten with a man named Thoron the Great. Thoron is a great illusionist who can do almost supernatural things. It turns out he is actually an alien from the planet Asperia who was simply vacationing on Earth.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Pussycat on the Dog Star!
  2. 1. Pussycat on the Dog Star!
  3. 2. Picture of an Heir
  4. 3. The Hypnotic Trance!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    From Your Editor- To You!
  6. 5. The Master of Illusions!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike White
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jochen G.
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Bob Hughes
  • Gary Perlman
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome