(October-November 1961)

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

Haunted Housing Development! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Keywords
American Indians; ghosts; Native Americans

Ghost Dog! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Kurato Osaki
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Chevalier D'Azarac; Marquis D'Azarac; Raoul D'Azarac
Synopsis
After Chevalier D'Azarac saves a dog, the dog remains faithful to him and his family even after death.
Reprints

Inside the Iceberg (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Explorers in the Arctic hear the legend of the "veelik," a half-man/half polar bear, then see evidence of one as they depart.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Secret of the Ice."

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

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

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

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bonnie Ellis, Patty Cornell, Judy Linde, Ronald D. Roberson, Marvin Gooberman, Tom Engell, and Mark Hagenau.

Born to Be a Grocer! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea] (signed)
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Henry Heffelman; Mrs. Oslovski; Mrs. Birnbaum; Adolph Hitler (cameo); Joseph Stalin (cameo)
Synopsis
Henry Heffelman appears to be just a grocer, but he belongs to a secret group preparing for total conquest.
Reprints

Idle Dreamer (Table of Contents: 5)

Fanfare Series / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Professor Weaver; Barton; Cox
Synopsis
Professor Weaver is recruited by Plutonians to repel an alien invasion.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original title: "When Duty Calls!"

Haunted Housing Development! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Ace Aquila]
Pencils
Tom Hickey
Inks
Tom Hickey
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Arthur J. Nelson; Black Cheek
Synopsis
Arthur Nelson quits a career in housing development when he tries to build on land haunted by Native Americans.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Haunted Housing Development!
  2. 1. Ghost Dog!
  3. 2. Inside the Iceberg
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  5. 4. Born to Be a Grocer!
  6. 5. Idle Dreamer
    Fanfare Series
  7. 6. Haunted Housing Development!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steven Rowe
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Ramon Schenk
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