Eerie #8
(August-September 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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Lazarus [as HL] (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus [as HL] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

[contents page] (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

inside front cover

The Monster of Zollmort Castle (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus
Inks
Harry Lazarus
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Novelist Peter Fletcher visits Zollmort castle in Central Europe. By opening a sealed door in the dungeons, he releases the Zollmort monster. He and his wife have to fight for their lives.
Reprints

Song of the Undead! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Leroy lettering

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
John and Dorothy Blaik travel through Mexico looking for folk songs. Native woman Xatl introduces them to the "Song of the Undead". Any singer will be doomed and fall prey to vampires. The couple does not heed the warnings.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Alchemist (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A chemist poisons himself while searching for the elixir of life.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One small illustration (by Sid Check) presumably lifted from an existing comic story.

The Phantom Python (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
British Colonial East Africa: The commissioner's daughter Tani is seriously ill and seeks help from native witch doctor Loganzi. She dies during the ceremony and Loganzi is hanged. But he and Tani haunt the land in the shape of a giant python snake.
Reprints

The Deformed of Zoar (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A crime happens in the valley of Zoar. A family robs and murders a traveler and gets cursed for generations by being born with deformities.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

One small illustration (by Goldfarb/Baer) presumably lifted from an existing comic story.
Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Curse of the Bulaga! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Vince Alascia
Colors
?
Letters
Leroy lettering

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Explorer Jon Norland travels to Antarctica to hunt the fabled Bulaga beast. He finds it caught in a block of ice. After thawing it, the Bulaga comes alive and chases Norland around the world to his doom.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [contents page]
  3. 2. The Monster of Zollmort Castle
  4. 3. Song of the Undead!
  5. 4. The Alchemist
  6. 5. The Phantom Python
  7. 6. The Deformed of Zoar
  8. 7. The Curse of the Bulaga!
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