(May 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Volume
?
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)

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

I Died Laughing (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
When aging comedian Jud Jarman is banned from television, he comes up with a revenge plot. With the help of the death-like "Mr. Creep", Jarman supposedly fakes his suicide and haunts the people who fired him afterwards. The punch line is: Jarman really died.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #47 (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
"A strange tale of the supernatural occurred in 1903 in a fishing village on the Florida Keyes..."
Paul Finlay is killed by his guide as he tries to recover his ancestor's treasure, but an ancient curse apparently rebounds on the guide.

Realm of Lost Faces (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Soviet adviser Ivanovitch desecrates a magic Chinese mask and pays for it with the loss of his facial features. He gets shot by his fellow communists and has to look for his missing face in the afterworld.
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True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #48 (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 the midst of a cruel reign that dominated the people of Castille, a province in Spain, a tale of the supernatural that defies explanation was born..."
A gypsy's severed hands take revenge and strangle the man responsible for cutting them off.

She Shrieked with Horror (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
Investment company man Talbot Stewart makes a house call at a strange place. The owner imprisons him with intent of torture and murder. Mysterious Ghrislaine, wife to the terrible Mr. Eyre, helps him escape - only to have him all for herself.
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Macabre Awakening (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Pierre Gerard awakens in a strange place and tries to remember what happened. His whole life flashes by until he realizes that he is a vampire caught in a tomb.

My Sinister Double (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Hobby scientist Jan Luddig discovers the secret of life and creates a ghost-clone of himself. Able to walk through walls, the clone commits crimes and leads an existence of his own. Luddig takes his life and the clone has to perish also.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. I Died Laughing
  3. 2. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #47
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  4. 3. Realm of Lost Faces
  5. 4. True Tales of Unexplained Mystery #48
    True Tales of Unexplained Mystery
  6. 5. She Shrieked with Horror
  7. 6. Macabre Awakening
  8. 7. My Sinister Double
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  • Keith Smith
  • Tillmann Courth
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