(March 1951)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Ace Magazines, Inc.
Brand
An Ace Magazine
Editing
?
Color
Color
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Issue contains Mike Sekowsky art.
Keywords
candles

The Amulet of Terror (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In Hungary, two treasure hunters steal a vampire's amulet out of its grave, thus releasing the beast. Following the men through half of Europe, the vampire finally retrieves his amulet and finds eternal rest in his grave again.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #5 (Table of Contents: 2)

True Tales of The Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In the year 1828, a young german lady of rank arrived in Paris..."
The ghost of a french naval officer commits suicide in her hotel room at night. In the morning, she can identify an unclaimed body in the morgue as the officer's.

Behind the Locked Door (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Maxwell Geis is haunted by recurrent nightmares. The people he dreams about, die. On the brink of insanity, he falls in love with a girl. Visiting her parents, he relives his dreams again. Maxwell is brought into an insane asylum, but is stabbed to death by the people he used to dream about.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #6 (Table of Contents: 4)

True Tales of the Supernatural / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
"One evening, in 1903, John Platt was walking through the woods in Erie, PA. ..."
Seeking refuge from a storm, the man stays in a deserted house. There he witnesses a congregation of ghosts.

The Keeper of the Flames (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? ["Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Inks
? ["Ace" Baker] (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man makes a pact with death, not the devil. The consequences are the same: wealth and power for a span of years. Then death claims him at the appointed time.
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Indexer Notes

Jim Vadeboncoeur refers to this artist as "Ace" Baker, a Matt-Baker-Imitator, who worked for ACE.

Brew of Death (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A madman plans to torture a young couple to death with sulphuric acid, but is overwhelmed at the last moment.
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The Legend of the Long 3rd Finger (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The dying ex-wife of a rich man curses him and his family: her son is to become a werewolf (because he has a long third finger!) and kill him and his offspring. So it happens. Many years later the werewolf/son impersonates a music teacher and infiltrates the family. He can be exposed and killed before he can murder the lovely daughter of the house.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Amulet of Terror
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #5
    True Tales of The Supernatural
  4. 3. Behind the Locked Door
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #6
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. The Keeper of the Flames
  7. 6. Brew of Death
  8. 7. The Legend of the Long 3rd Finger
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig