(December 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 and information from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host)
Reprints
Keywords
bat; flames; skull

Heart of Ice (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
Greedy landowner Eph Stanton evicts an old woman from her hut. She swears revenge; and because she is a witch, revenge comes swiftly.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

On inside front and inside back covers.

The Greatest Secret on Earth (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Steve Drummond; Dr. Bailey; Argo; Controller Minos
Synopsis
When Steve Drummond freakishly survives a suicidal jump, he finds out that men are not masters of their destiny, but mere puppets engineered by a race of supernatural demons called Ids. Drummond tries to go up against them and make others realize the horrible truth.
Reprints
Keywords
Pentagon; suicide

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Legend of Glamis Castle (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Account of a Scottish clan feud and a curse lasting for a thousand years.
Reprints
Keywords
castle; hanging; Scotland

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Wig (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bud Thompson
Inks
Bud Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Louie
Synopsis
Barber Louie is ridiculed by his customers for his baldness. So he makes a wig out of the fast-growing hair of a werewolf he kills in his shop. The werewolf wig however keeps growing and attacks Louie.
Reprints
Keywords
werewolf

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Devil's Soul (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Anthony Cataldo ?
Inks
Anthony Cataldo ?
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jeremia Stone; The Devil
Synopsis
Account of the devil making an appearance at a court trial in the year 1642.
Reprints
Keywords
courtroom; trial

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Death Fish (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Bud Thompson
Inks
Bud Thompson
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Roger Lens; Freddy; Daniel; Martha
Synopsis
A party of big game fishermen goes after the famous "enchanted marlin". When they finally encounter the murderous specimen, a battle over life and death ensues.
Reprints
Keywords
deep sea fishing; fishing; Marlin

Indexer Notes

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

Gaunt Gray Cat (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mo Marcus ?
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Colors
?
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death (host); Tyler Spence; Aunt Tabitha; Gorm
Synopsis
Tyler Spence inherits the home of his aunt, but has to take care of her many cats. Aunt Tabitha however returns in shape of a gray cat and takes revenge upon her nephew, who willingly let her die.
Reprints
Keywords
cats; heart attack

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

[Hi Fellas!] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Mechanix Illustrated / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Heart of Ice
  3. 2. The Greatest Secret on Earth
  4. 3. The Legend of Glamis Castle
  5. 4. The Wig
  6. 5. The Devil's Soul
  7. 6. Death Fish
  8. 7. Gaunt Gray Cat
  9. 8. [Hi Fellas!]
    Mechanix Illustrated
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