(May 1951)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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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)

Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Trial by Ghost Light (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Playboy Weston is convicted and executed for a murder he didn't commit. The district attorney Dexter knew of his innocence, but used the case to become governor. Months later Dexter is poetically killed by a falling statue of justice and has to appear before a jury of ghosts. Dexter is sentenced to clear Weston's name - and does so.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #7 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Gattuso?; Maurice Gutwirth?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Over a century has passed since old Andrew McCullough and his dog, Satan, used to stride down the hillside..."
When watchdog Satan dies, it is buried with precious gifts. Two graverobbers meet a grisly end, trying to retrieve the treasures.

The Spell of the Hypnotic Chord (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Zansky
Inks
Louis Zansky ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Knife-throwing artist Zander is executed and swears revenge upon his judges. At the same time, a concert pianist loses his hands in a train crash and gets Zander's hands transplanted. The hands command him to kill, kill, kill. So it happens.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #8 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Gattuso?; Maurice Gutwirth?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Do the dead hold powers over the living? Some claim they do!"
Mr. Bentley wants to be buried near the cliff at his home. When he is given a burial at sea, his corpse mysteriously floats 2.000 miles back home.

Cult of the Undead (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A gangster has set up an empire in the Peruvian andes, controlling Inca zombies. When Pat Knowlton comes to visit with her fiancé Gordon, they can thwart the gangster's evil plans.

The Living Brain (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
adventure; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Sadistic Dr. Kraus is testing an apparatus to melt human flesh and bones. A wild fight ensues in the laboratory.

It happened on Valentine's Eve (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
John Belfi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Lost in the Florida swamps, a young couple drives up to an old colonial mansion where a masquerade seems to take place. It is in reality a reenacment of an old family tragedy, staged by ghosts. The couple escapes from the burning house and stands there, pondering.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Trial by Ghost Light
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #7
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. The Spell of the Hypnotic Chord
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #8
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Cult of the Undead
  7. 6. The Living Brain
  8. 7. It happened on Valentine's Eve
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  • Jerry Hillegas
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