(February 1953)

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

The Witch of Tarlo! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host)
Reprints
Keywords
ghost; witch

[Strange Stories from Another World] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Witch of Tarlo (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Shelly Moldoff
Inks
Shelly Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Craig Stepanik; Hilda Stepanik; Mr. Holcutt; Witch of Tarlo
Synopsis
An old and evil witch is accidentally resurrected and haunts a young couple which moved in an abandoned New England home.
Reprints
Keywords
burning at the stake; ghost; witch

Devil's Mask! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5.67 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
Bob McCarty
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Jack Karven; Papa Demetrio; Violetta; Eric
Synopsis
Jack Karven buys a devil's mask to wear to a masquerade. He commits evil deeds, kills the rival for his love and is in for an unpleasant surprise.
Reprints
Keywords
mask; masquerade party; strangulation

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

Statement of the Ownership, Management, and Circulation (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Virginia Provisiero (editor); Ralph Daigh (managing editor); Gordon Fawcett (business manager)

Old Suzy (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Dan Harlan buys "Old Suzy", a boat. But the ship is cursed and steers its own course.
Reprints

Lady or the Tigress? (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Leonard Frank
Inks
Leonard Frank
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Donald Matson; Peter Razon
Synopsis
Donald Matson, owner of a private zoo, is presented with a beautiful tigress. The animal however can transform into a mysterious white lady and makes Matson fall in love with her - with fatal consequences.
Reprints
Keywords
tiger; zoo

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Writer credit by Martin O'Hearn.

The House of Doors (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Gill ?
Pencils
Harry Harrison ?; William Weltman ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Andrew Jelke; Conrad Furth
Synopsis
Two men mysteriously survive a car crash unharmed and find themselves in a strange "house of doors". They are stranded in limbo and have to find their way - back to life or on to death.
Reprints
Keywords
car crash

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Possible Gill script per Nick Caputo.

[Horror Defying All Description!] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[If the Dead Could Be Frightened Back to Life...] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Witch of Tarlo!
  2. 1. [Strange Stories from Another World]
  3. 2. The Witch of Tarlo
  4. 3. Devil's Mask!
  5. 4. Statement of the Ownership, Management, and Circulation
  6. 5. Old Suzy
  7. 6. Lady or the Tigress?
  8. 7. The House of Doors
  9. 8. [Horror Defying All Description!]
  10. 9. [If the Dead Could Be Frightened Back to Life...]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig