(August 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

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:
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Inks:
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text:
This is Dr. Death! Come on in! I have some real out-of-this world stories to tell you!
Genre:
horror-suspense

The Widow (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jess Cole
Pencils:
? (illustration)
Inks:
? (illustration)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

On inside front and back covers.

The Door (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
American writer Richard Mord visits the castle of Valord, home of the vampire lady Siroon. There he discovers the entrance to the beyond, hidden behind a strange door. When he returns for a second visit, the demons greet him all too familiar...
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Ready-- Action-- Camera! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Waldman ?; Sheldon Moldoff ?
Inks:
Ed Waldman ?; Sheldon Moldoff ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A movie turkey about a Martian invasion is promoted by faking one. But instead of the hired actors real men from Mars land in Hollywood and begin their attack.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

From the introduction, this may have also been titled "The Men from Mars!" Possible Waldman art per Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Possible Moldoff art per Nick Caputo.

The Store at the Cemetery (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A society lady wants to show off with an exquisite piece of pottery for her dinner party. She seeks the services of a ghoulish potter living next to a graveyard. He does create something unique.
Reprints:

The Wall of Flesh! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
While nurse Sheila is waiting for her fiance Johnny, evil doctor Quantrell pushes her into a flesh-eating wall of pulsating meat he created. A race against the clock unfolds. Can Johnny rescue Sheila from her impending doom?
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["This is Dr. Death! Come on in! I have some real out-of-this world stories to tell you!"]
  2. 1. The Widow
  3. 2. The Door
  4. 3. Ready-- Action-- Camera!
  5. 4. The Store at the Cemetery
  6. 5. The Wall of Flesh!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Steven Samuels
  • Peter Croome
  • Ramon Schenk
  • James Zee
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  • Keith Smith
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