(March 1954)

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
M. J. Phillips
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Binding
Saddle-stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
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How Manuelo Died (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6.66 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Proud Spaniard Manuelo wants to be a bullfighter. A witch makes it happen, as long as Manuelo provides her with the blood of others. Getting tired of the deal, Manuelo murders the crone. She returns in the form of a fierce bull.
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Indexer Notes

Bottom of last page has statement of ownership identifying A. A. Wyn as publisher and business manager and M. J. Phillips as editor.

True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #45 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In a stronghold in the cellar of the London museum is a mummy case that is permanently sealed and secluded..."
It stays closed because the mummy inside likes to attack museum guards who bear a resemblance to the mummy's murderer.
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The Oozing Horror (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
By accident, a scientist evolves the ability to merge with objects. As the police hunt him for the murder of his wife, he cannot develop an anti-serum in time - and merges forever with a tree.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #46 (Table of Contents: 4)

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

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In 1873, two artists shared a studio in Paris. Martin was a sculptor of beautiful objects but he himself was ugly and deformed..."
With the power of witchcraft, he takes over the body of his handsome colleague Peter. Until the voodoo sculpture goes to pieces.

Long Arm of the Undead (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Strange things happen in the Italian film industry: leading lady Maria Santori dies, but her jealous ghost keeps killing all who want to take her part. Finally Santori herself decides to finish the picture.
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Dark Destiny (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Gordi Collins brings home to England a Tibetan girl as his wife. He has been warned that she is destined to be a priestess for her tribe when she will turn 21. It so happens. Gordi dies and the savage woman vanishes.

Woman of a Thousand Faces (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Somewhere in the African jungle, a 3,000-year-old sorceress rules like a tyrant and kills at will. Only a mighty witch doctor can help. Goro has to die first, then comes back as an all-powerful ghost with the ability to ban the forces of evil.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. How Manuelo Died
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #45
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. The Oozing Horror
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #46
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. Long Arm of the Undead
  7. 6. Dark Destiny
  8. 7. Woman of a Thousand Faces
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