(June 1953)

Fawcett, 1952 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Fawcett Publications, Inc.
Editing
Will Lieberson (executive editor); V.A. Provisiero (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
Norman Saunders (painting)
Inks
Norman Saunders (painting)
Colors
Norman Saunders (painting)

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credit from David Saunders, Norman Saunders' son, via e-mail (January 6, 2008)

Time's Secret (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Martin
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Archeologists get trapped inside a tomb at an Egyptian excavation site.

The Fleshless Ones (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Policeman Perry Mahoney witnesses a kidnapping. Skeletal creatures are taking humans captive in a cave and transform them into the walking dead. These fleshless ones come after Mahoney and his fiancée Peggy.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credits by Martin O'Hearn.

Witchcraft in Old England (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Account of the witch-hunting activities of King James I. in England.
Reprints

The Devil's Side Show (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
Bob McCarty
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man who can't make up his mind about anything stumbles into a midway - and is kept there by the mysterious barker who transforms him into one of the attractions.
Reprints

The Juju Wishing Doll (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Death
Synopsis
A pair of lovers on Haiti come into possession of a voodoo doll. Their careless handling of the powerful artefact will be their doom.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story is introduced by the (unnamed) Dr. Death, the horror-host from This Magazine is Haunted (Fawcett, 1951 series).

How to Become a Werewolf (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Guideline to ritual for becoming a werewolf.
Reprints

The Eyes in His Hand (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Corker; Ebber
Synopsis
The boy Corker enters a marble tournament to help out his poor widowed mother. His marbles are the magic glass eyes of their sadistic landlord Mr. Ebber.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The reprint in Haunted Horror #3 gives credit to Paul Gattuso on pencils, and a tentative Sheldon Moldoff for inks.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Time's Secret
  3. 2. The Fleshless Ones
  4. 3. Witchcraft in Old England
  5. 4. The Devil's Side Show
  6. 5. The Juju Wishing Doll
  7. 6. How to Become a Werewolf
  8. 7. The Eyes in His Hand
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