Eerie #2
(August-September 1951)

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

[contents page] (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Wally Wood
Inks
Wally Wood
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Thing from the Sea! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Eddie Murray is killed by Johnny Smithers and pushed overboard at sea. While the killer courts the girl of the deceased, the dead man trods along the bottom of the ocean home to his honey. Eddie finally arrives in New York and drags Johnny into the water, to have some company in death.
Reprints

A Honeymoon of Horror! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Inks
Louis Ravielli (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young newlywed couple is out for a drive when a crash occurs. The bride is killed. The groom overwrought with grief makes a deal with a mysterious "Mr.Prim" to be with his wife again. It turns out that Mr.Prim is the devil himself and that the young groom just made a unholy deal which Mr.Prim intends to collect on.
Reprints

The Chamber of Death! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Story Behind The Cover / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A cop is on the beat at the cemetery. He follows a procession of three people down into the bowels of the earth and a sewer system. They walk right up to the gates of hell. The cop recognizes the chained woman as an executed murderess. He flees in terror.

Indexer Notes

Told in first-person

The Stranger in Studio X (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rocke Mastroserio ?; Wally Wood ?; Joe Orlando ?
Inks
Rocke Mastroserio ?; Wally Wood ?; Joe Orlando ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A stranger with knowledge of death and disaster before it happens scares Don Creighton into fulfilling his own death announcement.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Do You Know? / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Henry C. Kiefer (signed HCK)
Inks
Henry C. Kiefer (signed HCK)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The ancient Egyptians conducted their trials...
Genre
non-fiction

Nightmare! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
spy
Synopsis
Undercover U.S. agent Andriko Banoff thwarts a plan to ship atom bombs from "totalitarian Eastern ports" into US harbors.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [contents page]
  3. 2. The Thing from the Sea!
  4. 3. A Honeymoon of Horror!
  5. 4. The Chamber of Death!
    The Story Behind The Cover
  6. 5. The Stranger in Studio X
  7. 6. ["The ancient Egyptians conducted their trials..."]
    Do You Know?
  8. 7. Nightmare!
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