(March 1954)

Story Comics, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Story Comics, Inc.
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
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:
Dick Beck ?
Inks:
Dick Beck ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense

Dream of Death! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Morton Howard kills his nagging wife and tries to rob a bank vault, but gets locked in and suffocates.

The Dirty Trick (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Beck ?
Inks:
Dick Beck ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Nurse Helen Franklin falls in love with the man of the invalid woman she tends to. Wanting Mark all for herself, she poisons the poor Margo.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

Death Signs His Name (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ellen Lynn
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
crime

Shadows of Death (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jon D'Agostino [as John D'Agostino] (signed)
Inks:
Jon D'Agostino [as John D'Agostino] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
When beautiful Lydia spurns the carpenter who's fallen in love with her, Carl strangles her and hides her body in a hole behind his bureau. But his conscience starts playing tricks on him.

Indexer Notes

First-person narrative

The Shakes (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hy Fleishman (signed)
Inks:
Hy Fleishman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
Old Zacharias Howd spends his days preaching against the evils of alcoholism. When his daughter Helen meets a nice young man named Ken, Zach is more than suspicious. During their engagement party he catches them in the act of drinking. He beats Ken into hospital, but Helen gets back at her vicious father.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Dream of Death!
  3. 2. The Dirty Trick
  4. 3. Death Signs His Name
  5. 4. Shadows of Death
  6. 5. The Shakes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Warren Zeigler
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • James Ludwig