(June-July 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 Spencer Special! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints
Keywords
automobiles; ghosts

The Spencer Special! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils
Ogden Whitney
Inks
Ogden Whitney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Greg Morrison; Dale Spencer
Synopsis
Racer Greg Morrison unites with a long-deceased lady driver.

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

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from B. Hutchison, Terry Dickinson, Joe Dewey, Carol Deveary, Barbara Ann Susinno, Michael Dacey, L. Anderson, J. Dillinger, Joyce Lionheart, and Al Renst.

Out of This World! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Thomas R. Drew]
Pencils
Dick Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters
Archer Prott; Ferenda
Synopsis
Grifter Archer Prott finds a mark who gives him more than he bargained for.
Reprints

Star of Destiny! (Table of Contents: 4)

Fan Fare Series / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Emil Gershwin
Inks
Emil Gershwin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Alonzo Spade; Robert Foster; John Foster; Vera
Synopsis
Robert Foster visits Alonzo Spade to find out why he is always struck by bad luck on his birthday, and Spade concludes it is because of the negative influence of the star Vera. When the star is destroyed, Foster thinks he is free, but Vera still has plans for him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Vera, My Dark Star!"

The Fountain (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Charles La Coste]
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Maxim Grench; Kinae; Horace Klutch
Synopsis
Maxim Grench searches for the fountain of youth so that he can continue to enjoy his accumulated wealth. But a drink from it reverts him to an infant, and he is adopted into a family of the poor, working class he has always despised.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Spencer Special!
  2. 1. The Spencer Special!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  4. 3. Out of This World!
  5. 4. Star of Destiny!
    Fan Fare Series
  6. 5. The Fountain
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Merlin Haas
  • 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