(August 2014)

Boardman Books, 2014 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
19.95 USD
Pages
80
On-sale Date
2014-08-07
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Boardman Books
ISBN
978-0-692-26826-1; 0-692-26826-X Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780692268261 90000
Editing
Matthew H. Gore
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
8.5" x 11"
Paper Stock
High quality
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Space Ace / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers?; Ernie Bache?
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace

[Space Ace #5] (Table of Contents: 1)

Space Ace / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers?; Ernie Bache?
Colors
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Matt Gore
Letters
typeset

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents: 4)

Space Ace / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Indexer Notes

Features cover reprints from Jet Powers (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #1,Jet Powers (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #2, Jet Powers (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #3, Jet Powers (Magazine Enterprises, 1950 series) #4, Major Inapak the Space Ace (Magazine Enterprises, 1951 series) #1.

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

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When the atomic bomb exploded in the face of a stunned world...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Jet Black; Prism Pirate; Tel Han; Jak Tal
Synopsis
The Prism Pirate has a prism that concentrates cosmic rays, which he uses to attack Space Patrol ships.
Reprints
Keywords
cosmic rays; Mars; Tycho Crater; uranium

The Thing in the Box (Table of Contents: 6)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal; Por Tan; Viceroy Farragut; Myrrl
Synopsis
A strange black box comes from outer space to take over the minds of everyone on Mars except for Space Ace and Jak Tal.
Reprints
Keywords
anti-gravity; Mars

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere off the Mars-Jupiter run...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal
Synopsis
Space Ace goes on a mission to locate the secret hideout of a band of space criminals.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the Marsador, a new hot spot...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Mark Treak; Fan San; Jak Tal
Synopsis
Space Ace must catch the criminal that has stolen the Neverfade Emeralds.
Reprints
Keywords
gravity belt

The Adventure of the Invisible Pirates (Table of Contents: 9)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Inks
Fred Guardineer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal; Nev Ran
Synopsis
Jet Black and Jak Tal fake a fight, causing the Invisible Pirate gang to take Jak Tal into their confidence.
Reprints

The Men from Deep Space (Table of Contents: 10)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal
Synopsis
Space Ace and Jak Tal, with the help of a handshake-buzzer, defeat an alien invasion.
Reprints

The Harp of Death! (Table of Contents: 11)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Space Ace [Jet Black]; Jak Tal; Yanal; Bird-Men of Jupiter
Synopsis
Space Ace and Jak Tal discover plants that are being used by the Bird-Men of Jupiter to kill their enemies.
Reprints
Keywords
Mars

The Desert Devils! (Table of Contents: 12)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lawrence Woromay [as LW] (signed)
Inks
Lawrence Woromay [as LW] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ace; The Keeper of the Sands (death); The Desert Devils (villains); Monster Robots (villains, some die)
Synopsis
Space Ace is on the trail of some space robbers, who are shooting down cargo planes over Mars. It seems that whenever cargo liners flew over the area where the robots were, their photoelectric cells were activated and the robots went on the attack. Space Ace discovers a now deceased "Keeper of the Sands", whose job it was to keep the robots in check, had passed away, but his control panel was still active.
Reprints
Keywords
Mars; robot; United Business

Indexer Notes

Art identification from Jim Vadeboncoeur, though artist appears to be swiping Wayne Boring (April 2009).

The Invisible Death! (Table of Contents: 13)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction; superhero
Characters
Space Ace; Storm Farrilee
Synopsis
Space Ace discovers the secret of the Ocean of Diamonds on Saturn's moon Titan.
Reprints

The Nothing Weapon (Table of Contents: 14)

Space Ace / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson
Inks
Al Williamson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace; Flor; Gayta
Synopsis
Space Ace finds an ancient weapon of great power.
Reprints

Death in Deep Space! (Table of Contents: 15)

Space Ace / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks
Wally Wood
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Space Ace; Dalla; Flor; Benton Thorpe Ace
Synopsis
Space Ace sets out to collect the reward for finding missing scientist Benton Thorpe, but instead finds a woman drifting in space. He rescues Dalla and hears her tell how her ship was invaded by aliens and Thorpe was captured. He follows her ship to Titan, but Dalla's story was all just part of a trap planned by Flor to capture him. Flor, the leader of the space pirates, intends to get revenge on Space Ace for tricking her in a previous scheme.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credits from The Al Williamson Reader (Pure Imagination, 2008 series) #[nn] indicate that this story was inked by Wally Wood.

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Related Scans
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Space Ace
  2. 1. [Space Ace #5]
    Space Ace
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. [Cover Gallery]
    Space Ace
  6. 5. ["When the atomic bomb exploded in the face of a stunned world..."]
    Space Ace
  7. 6. The Thing in the Box
    Space Ace
  8. 7. ["Somewhere off the Mars-Jupiter run..."]
    Space Ace
  9. 8. ["In the Marsador, a new hot spot..."]
    Space Ace
  10. 9. The Adventure of the Invisible Pirates
    Space Ace
  11. 10. The Men from Deep Space
    Space Ace
  12. 11. The Harp of Death!
    Space Ace
  13. 12. The Desert Devils!
    Space Ace
  14. 13. The Invisible Death!
    Space Ace
  15. 14. The Nothing Weapon
    Space Ace
  16. 15. Death in Deep Space!
    Space Ace
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Matthew H. Gore
  • Mike Nielsen