Eerie #6
(April-May 1952)

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
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

indicia located on inside cover


[Great Gog's Grave!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

cover is related to text story in this issue and is not mentioned on the introduction page

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Check (signed)
Inks
Sid Check (signed)
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Four introductions and illustrations to stories in this issue; the text story, "Great Gog's Grave!", is not mentioned

The Flower of Death! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Scott Caldwell; Paul Caldwell; Ellen; James
Synopsis
Scott Caldwell lets his father die so he can marry the girl of dreams without being disinherited, but guilt, and a white carnation, drive him to madness and death.

The Devil Keeps a Date! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Michael Becker (signed)
Inks
Vince Alascia (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Homer Carmichael; Helen Carmichael; Jack; Mr. Haskins; Barney Bee [Devil?]
Synopsis
Homer Carmichael gets to live a day over and get it right this time thanks to Barney Bee, but pondering his luck, he absentmindedly steps in front of a car and learns the identity of his benefactor.

Monster of the Sea! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carmine Infantino
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jonathan Potts; Walter Livingston; Mrs. Livingston [Nina]; Baron Vaslov Fortescu; Tania
Synopsis
Jonathan Potts researches the genealogy of the Livingston family and discovers an ancient curse.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Great Gog's Grave! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dora; Gog
Synopsis
At the request of his girlfriend Dora, the author joins her to look for Gog's grave. But they find Gog himself!

Indexer Notes

Tiny image of the cover in the upper corner of the page.

The Strange Indian Curse (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Moe Marcus ?
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bob Kendall; Anne Kendall; Big Crazy Wolf
Synopsis
The Kendalls learn the story of the bear who walks like a man and free his human spirit.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Great Gog's Grave!]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The Flower of Death!
  4. 3. The Devil Keeps a Date!
  5. 4. Monster of the Sea!
  6. 5. Great Gog's Grave!
    The Story Behind the Cover
  7. 6. The Strange Indian Curse
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Tillmann Courth
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig