Eerie #1
(May-June 1951)

Avon, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1951 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Avon Periodicals, Inc.
Brand
An Avon Publication
Editing
Sol Cohen
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

King of the Living Dead (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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The Werewolf of Warsham Manor (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Moe Marcus
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Robert Warsham, last of the Warsham clan, hurries to his uncle’s death bed and learns about a family curse. In an experiment gone wrong decades ago, the scientist partner of Vincent Warsham was turned into a were-beast and killed. When the members of the Warsham family turn 45 years of age, the wolfman stalks and kills them in revenge.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

King of the Living Dead (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marty Rose ?
Inks
Marty Rose ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In Budapest Adrina Rollande, bride of Walter Austen, is kidnapped by a zombie and brought to an underground cavern. Austen manages to follow unnoticed through the sewer system. They meet a madman who is recruiting an undead army and plans to conquer the surface world. The courageous American, however, can dispose of the master and his servants by collapsing the cavern.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Subway Horror! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Kida (signed)
Inks
Bob Fujitani ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Harry Horten is constantly nagged at and maltreated by his dominant wife Helen. Horten plans to dispose of her, but make it look like an accident. He pushes her in front of a subway train. But there's no relief for Horton, because he is haunted by visions and hallucinations.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Original title: "The Strange Case of Henpecked Harry."

Double Trouble (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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The Monster from the Pit (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two cops of Transylvanian descent recognize a killer’s spree as the work of the Grahku, a supernatural were-wolf like fiend. They read up on the legend and find a means to destroy the monster. By putting a charm on a certain corpse in the cemetery the Grahku will be stopped forever. But one of the cops is digging his own grave.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. King of the Living Dead
  2. 1. The Werewolf of Warsham Manor
  3. 2. King of the Living Dead
  4. 3. The Subway Horror!
  5. 4. Double Trouble
  6. 5. The Monster from the Pit
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
  • Brian Dobbelaere
  • Tillmann Courth
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig