(December 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; Richard Arnold (assistant editor)
Color:
color cover
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Man Who Lived Forever (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

Death's Album (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Alec Marston, freelance photographer, witnesses an accident at an atomic laboratory. His camera lens is somehow altered and reveals three emissaries of death behind the catastrophe. Marston becomes a tragedy seeker and stages accidents, taking photos of the demons at work. Until the demons who demand he must destroy the camera find a way to get back at him.
Reprints:

The Man Who Lived Forever (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An age-old sage lives on a plateau in the Canadian wilderness. One day three prospectors parachute in as visitors looking for uranium. Soon the three men are more interested in the special herbs which grant the sage his longevity. One kills the others and escapes with a sample back to civilization, only to see his plans of eternal life fail brutally.

Indexer Notes

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

Spectre of the Andes (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Louis Ravielli
Inks:
Louis Ravielli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A tourist couple arrives in the Peruvian village of Vortezo where a Spanish conquistador of the same name reigned with brutal terror. In a brewing thunderstorm Vortezo comes to life and whips the townsfolk into obedience. The brave US tourist Allan exposes Vortezo as a scam, for he is in reality a costumed and power-hungry tourist guide.

Indexer Notes

Art identification confirmed by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Dark Sorcery (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

One Night of Terror (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
A meteor comes down in the desert near Ghost City valley. Some prospectors go searching for it, but discover an alien spaceship. The robot-like visitors raid the small town and take the humans as specimens back to their star. The only survivor, professor Drake, can hide, but no one believes his fantastic tale.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Lived Forever
  2. 1. Death's Album
  3. 2. The Man Who Lived Forever
  4. 3. Spectre of the Andes
  5. 4. Dark Sorcery
  6. 5. One Night of Terror
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Keith Smith
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • Jim Van Dore