(July 1954)

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)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense

Haunt of the Howling Head (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Kip Hunter has been to Borneo and brought along a box full of preservered severed heads. Being responsible for the deaths of these people, the heads come to life and hunt Hunter down.

True Tales of the Supernatural # 53 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In the police records of a southern province of France, is a baffling tale of the weird and mystifying..."
A body of a man murdered in a wine cellar pops up on the wedding night of his killer.

Fangs of the Fiend (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
Synopsis
A dentist extracts all his rival's teeth and replaces them with dog's teeth - turning the man into a werewolf. After going on a rampage, the beast is caught and the teeth are removed again, rendering the man harmless. Only now the doctor got bitten and turns werewolf.
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True Tales of the Supernatural # 54 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"The despicable crime of grave robbing brought a great share of wealth to young Pietro Vagas, an unscrupulous grave digger of the nineteenth century..."
One night Vagas opens the grave of a strange man and gets robbed himself - of his soul, by the devil.

Catastrophe, Inc. (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Suicidal newspaper reporter Elliot Burke has written his own obituary already when he meets a man with a magic mirror foretelling the future. Burke is able to get some scoops, but he gets careless and that obituary comes in handy after all.

The Claws Rip Deep (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Waiting at a train station in Hungary, Bill Hansford becomes acquainted with a witch. Anna Marie is there to take her revenge on a rival witch, executed by her black cat Dushko.

Strange Potion of Dr. Lorch (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A potion of super-human strength changes timid Dr. Lorch into an primordial cave-man hunting for flesh and killing people in his way. In the end Dr. Lorch finds his master in confronting a circus gorilla. The potion is destroyed.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Haunt of the Howling Head
  3. 2. True Tales of the Supernatural # 53
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  4. 3. Fangs of the Fiend
  5. 4. True Tales of the Supernatural # 54
    True Tales of the Supernatural
  6. 5. Catastrophe, Inc.
  7. 6. The Claws Rip Deep
  8. 7. Strange Potion of Dr. Lorch
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  • Tillmann Courth
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