(January 1952)

Fawcett, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing
Will Lieberson (executive editor); Roy Ald (editor); Al Jetter (art editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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City of Fearful Night (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Frank Thompson misses his plane and travels by train instead. But since the plane crashes and he should have been among the victims, he is taken to a strange city of lost souls - where he has to run for his life.
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Indexer Notes

Baily can be spotted by his faces which look a bit old, with marked lines under the eyes and cheekbones.

Curse of the Werewolf (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Inks
Ed Moline ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Elderly zoologist Emil Sonsine tries to save a man's life by giving him blood, but gets a werewolf affliction in return. He is torn between a new powerful self and feelings of guilt and remorse. When Sonsine learns that his sweetheart loves another man he confronts his rival in a deadly showdown.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Unknown Terror (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John C. Adler
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A couple in the country watch in horror as animals dissolve and disappear into thin air. They discover a gnome with a disintegrating rifle to be the cause...
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Indexer Notes

small illustration

The Devil's Prize (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The embezzler John Dirge is committed to an insane asylum as a ruse to escape conviction. When he finds out that his three accomplices plant to keep him there, he enters into a pact with the devil. Being able to slip into other people's bodies, Dirge goes on a deadly revenge spree.
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Indexer Notes

Gravestone in splash seems to list the members of the Powell studio:
"Powe...", "...efri", "Epp" and "...ost" - meaning Powell, Seifringer, Epp and Nostrand, of course.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. City of Fearful Night
  3. 2. Curse of the Werewolf
  4. 3. Unknown Terror
  5. 4. The Devil's Prize
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