(September 1953)

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
cats

Swirling Mist of Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Beck
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
John Courtney steals a "demon in a bottle" from a sideshow. He knows how to open the magic flask and let out the genie. After having been granted the usual wishes, the demon imprisons John in the bottle and roles are reversed.

True Tales of the Supernatural #44 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
"A strange story of murder and revenge took place many years ago on the island of Corsica..."
A victim slashes the cheek of his murderer. The wound won't stop hurting until the killer confesses his crime.

Prey for the Vampire Horde (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Eric Barnes; Lydia; Count Pramevi
Synopsis
Eric Barnes, an audio engineer, is captured by sinister count Pramevi (anagram for 'vampire'). He is to build a recording machine to preserve the count's voice for all eternity. But Barnes constructs a supersonic weapon that disturbs the vampire's flight. Pramevi crashes to the ground.
Reprints
Keywords
Austria; vampire

Arise, O Undead Druids! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lin Streeter
Inks
Lin Streeter
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In a Welsh coal mine a horde of undead druids is set free in an underground explosion. Greedy mine owner Wesleyn promises them a deal of sacrifices, but gets trapped in a cave-in and has to pose as the ritual sacrifice himself.
Reprints

True Tales of the Supernatural #43 (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In 1863, a strange cult of snake-worshippers were exiled from their homes in India and forced into a life of concealment..."
90 years later, two explorers find a trace of the snake-worshippers and rob their temple. The stolen snake symbol comes alive and kills one of the men.

The Pharoah's Disciples (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Bartley Sullivan investigates the disappearance of an archeologist in Egypt. He follows the traces, finds a desert Pharaoh's tomb and in it the missing man - mummified. He's been the victim of the Pharaoh's curse, as Sullivan soon will be.

Sorcerer's Flaming Ring (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A ring of magic guarantees eternal life to Albert Fraunce. Every injury is healed by the "red demon flames", but only if the ring is worn during the ordeal. Things get out of control, when an intruder tries to cut a personal deal with the demons of the ring.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Swirling Mist of Doom
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #44
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. Prey for the Vampire Horde
  5. 4. Arise, O Undead Druids!
  6. 5. True Tales of the Supernatural #43
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  7. 6. The Pharoah's Disciples
  8. 7. Sorcerer's Flaming Ring
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Keith Smith
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Keith Smith
  • Peter Croome
  • James Ludwig