(May 1955)

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
?

Genre
horror-suspense

The Haunted Three (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudy Palais
Inks
Rudy Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Retribution (host)
Synopsis
Three murderers on the run meet their poetic justice.
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Indexer Notes

Palais signature on original. Reworked and censored (gun and body removed, flames from second body removed). Originally untitled.

Curse of the Mummy (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudy Palais
Inks
Rudy Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Retribution (host)
Synopsis
Three explorers experience a mummy's curse, with fatal consequences.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Palais signature on original. Reworked and censored to meet approval of the Comics Code Authority. Originally untitled.

The Scarlet Curse (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A witch takes over the body of another woman, but can be shot by the police.
Reprints

The Sabre of Gregory Tamoric (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
In a trial of courage, Gregory Tamoric is supposed to stick a sabre into a grave at midnight on the local cemetery. He accidentally pierces his long cloak with the weapon, trips, falls down and dies of shock - thinking a skeleton has grabbed his foot.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A. A. Wyn, publisher and business manager, and M. J. Phillips, editor.

Boomerang Bullet (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Power
Inks
Paul Power
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Characters
Retribution (host)
Synopsis
Dennis Hilton murders for money, but his conscience haunts him. He kills himself when confronted with the police.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Power signature on original story which was untitled. Reworked and censored to meet approval of the Comics Code Authority.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Haunted Three
  3. 2. Curse of the Mummy
  4. 3. The Scarlet Curse
  5. 4. The Sabre of Gregory Tamoric
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
  7. 6. Boomerang Bullet
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig
  • Keith Smith