(October 1953)

Fawcett, 1951 Series
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Volume:
3
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)
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 by "Tigger" and from information from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.


[The Man Who Lost His Head!] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Shelly Moldoff
Inks:
Shelly Moldoff
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Dark Angel (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Boisterous publisher Cardiff loves wine, women and food – too much. In pursuit of a pretty woman he finds out that he has stalked the angel of death.

Indexer Notes

On the inside front and inside back covers.

The Tapestry of Tolchime (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
Bob McCarty
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A family curse haunts castle Tolchime. Oscar Tolchime, the last descendant, is trapped there and has to face the vengeful spirit of Lady Constance, who was put to death there 400 years before.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Haunted Treasure (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks:
Anthony Cataldo ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A pirate’s ghost points out the location of a treasure to a family who helped him when still alive.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Man Who Lost His Head! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Movie actor Jackson Blair makes his way to fame with the help of a witch’s magic potion. When Blair breaks his promise to marry her in return, she makes his head disappear. In a final confrontation Madame Dazong dies and Blair gets equipped with a new, horrible head.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

Where Do We Go from Here? (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Max Elkan ?
Inks:
Max Elkan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
We accompany Warren Hopkins on his journey from his deathbed to the pearly gates. In between he takes over his body once more, giving his family a scare when he rises as a zombie from the grave.
Reprints:

The Mystery of the Poltergeist (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Accounts of “poltergeist” phenomena throughout history.
Reprints:

The Formless Shadows (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Newspaper reporter Allen Drake is assigned to cover a scientific discovery: Professor van Bohm shows him proof of an alien invasion – and dies moments after. Drake has to run for his life, but everywhere he turns, the aliens are already in control.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [The Man Who Lost His Head!]
  2. 1. Dark Angel
  3. 2. The Tapestry of Tolchime
  4. 3. The Haunted Treasure
  5. 4. The Man Who Lost His Head!
  6. 5. Where Do We Go from Here?
  7. 6. The Mystery of the Poltergeist
  8. 7. The Formless Shadows
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tillmann Courth
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Keith Smith
  • James Ludwig