(March 1960)

American Comics Group, 1948 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly February, March, August, September; bi-monthly April-May, June-July, Oct.-Nov., Dec.-Jan.
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Best Syndicated Features, 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 Series

The Old Man of the Sea! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Nightmare among the Stars! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Derek Rutherford]
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Kevin Blair; Myra Slade; Admiral Krypt
Synopsis
Fleeing the villainous Krypt, agents Blair and Slade have to hide on a planetoid until their plea for help brings the Interplanetary Patrol to their rescue.
Reprints

The Children (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Rosenberger
Inks
John Rosenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mrs. Weems
Synopsis
Mrs. Weems wrongly assumes the children are just playing being Martian astronauts.
Reprints

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

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (header)
Inks
? (header)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from David Ettlin, Anna Kerley, Ray Dunn, Howard Lagerquist, Linda Bailey, Beverly McCrea, Joe Gustafson, Michelle Milburn, and K. L. Carty.

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

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

The Old Man of the Sea! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Greg Olivetti]
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Cosmo Filch; Mr. Peebles; Marius Dodd; Ekali
Synopsis
Charlatan Cosmo Filch counsels Marius Dodd who is hunched over, burdened by the weight of the sea god Ekali, because he stole a diamond dedicated to the god. Once Filch has convinced Dodd it is guilt crippling him and Dodd turns over the diamond to Filch it is Filch who finds himself doubled over.
Reprints

History Repeats Itself (Table of Contents: 6)

Fanfare Series / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Ralph Benton; Professor Dalton; Kathie; Al Ferrick
Synopsis
Ralph Benton is guided by Professor Dalton to the realization that whatever we know in life has existed before, and in doing so proves that Ralph's girl Kathie was telling the truth all along.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Home Is Where You Find It!"

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Old Man of the Sea!
  2. 1. Nightmare among the Stars!
  3. 2. The Children
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
  6. 5. The Old Man of the Sea!
  7. 6. History Repeats Itself
    Fanfare Series
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Rolf Gerdau
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Mark Gordon
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Darrel McCann