(December 1952)

Fawcett, 1951 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing
Will Lieberson (executive editor); V. A. Provisiero (editor); Al Jetter (art editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indexed from a scan from http://digitalcomicmuseum.com/index.php and information from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Shelly Moldoff
Inks
Shelly Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter ?; typest

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Doctor Death (host)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Previous indexer suggested Vince Alascia? for pencils and inks.

Full art credits confirmed by Sheldon Moldoff per interview with P.C. Hammerlinck, found in Alter Ego #119 (August 2013), and added by Craig Delich 2013-08-03.

[This Magazine Is Haunted] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The House in the Web (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
Bob McCarty
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Mr. Avarice; Joe Bradley; Mr. Grayson
Synopsis
The satanic supernatural Mr. Avarice makes pacts with humans willing to let their life being fuelled by greed.
Reprints
Keywords
spider web

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested Marvin Stein? for pencils and inks.

The Aged Curse! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Max Elkan ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Horace Lowry; Bodkins; Clem Peabody; Father Time
Synopsis
Headmaster Lowry runs a cruel regime in his old people's home. Father Time in person puts him to the test by letting him age rapidly. Lowry has to experience the curse of old age first-hand.
Reprints
Keywords
curse; nursing home

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Lost Chords (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Martin
Pencils
? (header illustration)
Inks
? (header illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A deceased musician, bullied in life by his wife to go commercial, comes alive at night to play freely the music he likes to compose.
Reprints

The Dance of the Dead! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Shelly Moldoff
Inks
Shelly Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Tanya; Jon; Panuto
Synopsis
A beautiful dancer named Tanya is being kidnapped into another dimension by three carcass-like fiends. The power of dance, however, is too much for these ghouls, and Tanya dances right back into the arms of her earthly lover.
Reprints
Keywords
ballet dancing

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer suggested John Prentice? for pencils and inks.

[Strange Suspense Stories] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Terror Tales] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [This Magazine Is Haunted]
  3. 2. The House in the Web
  4. 3. The Aged Curse!
  5. 4. Lost Chords
  6. 5. The Dance of the Dead!
  7. 6. [Strange Suspense Stories]
  8. 7. [Terror Tales]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig