(May 1954)

Quality Comics, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Magazines
Brand:
A Quality Comic Publication
Editing:
Alfred Grenet
Color:
color cover
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Witch of Death (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

May be a montage of leftover Crandall art

The Witch of Death (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles Nicholas
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Newspaperman Dick Groom arrives in New England's Misty Moors community to cover "Witchery Week". The local Duncan family is decimated one by one - haunted by the curse of the once alive moor witch. The last family member, the lovely Dora, is spared - for a sinister reason.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Monster Genie (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Bank teller Arthur Cook is offered the services of a mighty genie. After the brute has disposed of two of Cook's enemies, Cook murders the genie's master. To save money and to operate the fiend himself. Too late Cook realizes he had fallen for an elaborate scam.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Chic Stone ? for pencils and inks.

Lighthouse of the Dead (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Old Pearly Marston, operator of the Searock lighthouse, keeps away the dead from the sea by shining his beacon. When the lighthouse is dismantled, dozens of zombies attack the city and claim their former possessions. Marston is able to lure them back into the sea.
Reprints:

The Man Who Dug His Own Grave (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
When a police informant tries to murder the detective and bury him in a cemetery, he digs too deep and perishes in the open grave.

The Sealed Corpse (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Chuck Cuidera ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The butler Jeffers murders his employer, Sir Wendell Eaton. When Scotland Yard detective Peabody impersonates Eaton's ghost, Jeffers panics and confesses.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Witch of Death
  2. 1. The Witch of Death
  3. 2. The Monster Genie
  4. 3. Lighthouse of the Dead
  5. 4. The Man Who Dug His Own Grave
  6. 5. The Sealed Corpse
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Van Dore