(November 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1950 Series
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Volume
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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)

Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ghoul! You have stolen from the grave...
Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
cemetery; coffin; grave

In the Coils of the Python Queen (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Harley Dolan; Boidae
Synopsis
Harley Dolan goes to India to find some python snakes for his circus. He returns with many snakes and beautiful Boidae as their presenter. What Dolan doesn't know is that Boidae and her pythons are were-snakes, changing forms at will. Boidae's agenda is to avenge her husband who has been killed by Dolan.
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True Tales of the Supernatural #45 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
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Pencils
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Years ago, an explorer came upon a tomb in the wilderness of the Malayan jungle..."
An explorer finds out about vines that eat people in an ancient Malayan village.

The Unsleeping Dead (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hal Warren; Pierre Daguerre; Julian Rosse
Synopsis
A young TV camera man gets to operate a magic camera that wakes up the dead.
Reprints
Keywords
ghost

True Tales of the Supernatural #46 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
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Pencils
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Inks
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Atop a medieval castle in Spain, there stands two huge stone gargoyles..."
A hunchback runs off with the daughter of a castle owner. They fall in love, but when the hunchback is killed, the daughter becomes a hunchback too and dies.

Talisman of the Evil Brood (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
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Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Madame Khal; Ronald Colby
Synopsis
Newspaper columnist Ronald Colby likes to ruin the lives of people. When he accuses the mystic Madame Khal of being a fraud, she presents him with a special gift. A ring which makes his demons visible. Colby is haunted and hunted to his death in the pits of Hades.
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Strange Companion (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
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Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Angus Larson
Synopsis
Angus Larsen dabbles in black magic. When his wife threatens to leave him, he transforms her into a pet bird.

Minion of the Bloody Horsemen (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
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Colors
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Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hans Richter
Synopsis
A Nazi officer ends up in ancient Rome. He sets up a bloody regime - with the help of the four horsemen of the apocalypse in person.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Ghoul! You have stolen from the grave..."]
  2. 1. In the Coils of the Python Queen
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural #45
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. The Unsleeping Dead
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural #46
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Talisman of the Evil Brood
  7. 6. Strange Companion
  8. 7. Minion of the Bloody Horsemen
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