(July 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense

Beware the Phantom Spear (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Visiting the Tlingit indians in the north of America, Harlan Borden robs their temple of the dead. He is confronted by the ghost of chief Ikowa and dies at the totem pole.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 37 (Table of Contents: 2)

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In the days after the Civil war, the wild west was the haven of thieves and murderers..."
Corrupt judge Carter loves to hang people - until he himself is found hanging from a tree.

Black Fury (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In search of relavtives, Burton Pascal comes to Charlons in France. He gets imprisoned in a house of cat people (the Chatnoirs). Pascal can burn the house and destroy the beasts. He is told that the Chatnoirs were burned as witches in the 18th century.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 38 (Table of Contents: 4)

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"The 'black diamond of India' has been the subject of many astounding tales..."
The black diamond draws disaster, as two Englishmen find out when they purchase the gem.

The Night the Statues Walked (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A night guard at the museum discovers a secret formula that makes stone statues come alive and do his bidding. Tillston, the guard, uses his powers to kill people and avenge his brother's death by the verdict of a vice president. His murdering statues can be stopped by detective Dorne.
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The Gift of Jarawhal Adem (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Laramie Brown comes into possession of a Jarawhal Adem, a magical cord from India. The cord is indestructible, lifts weights and strangles annoying animals. When Brown tries to burn it in the furnace, the cord turns against him.

Villa of the Vampire (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lin Streeter
Inks
Lin Streeter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A vampire haunts an italian villa. The inhabitants are decimated. With the help of a doctor and a blood transfusion, the husband can save his wife and kill the creature of darkness.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Beware the Phantom Spear
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 37
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. Black Fury
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery # 38
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. The Night the Statues Walked
  7. 6. The Gift of Jarawhal Adem
  8. 7. Villa of the Vampire
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  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Tillmann Courth
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  • Keith Smith