(December 1953)

Pines, 1952 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Visual Editions, Inc.
Brand
Standard Comics
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Conspiracy with Death (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Sekowsky ?
Inks
Mike Peppe ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Serpent of Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Celardo
Inks
John Celardo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1744
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Lydia longs for riches and enters into a pact with snake god Seth. Covering her murderous tracks, Seth grants her fame and fortune. When Lydia herself begins to turn into a snake, she plunges into despair.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Spectral Sergeant (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Katz ?
Inks
Jack Katz ?
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy

Job Number
B-1653
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; war
Synopsis
A sergeant's phantom warns his soldier buddies about an imminent German attack in WW I.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

Horror's Scrapbook (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1768
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Accounts of weird occurrences and incidents.

The Living-Dead of Kulatum! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1765
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In Brazil an explorer discovers the pyramids of Manoa and the cult of the living-dead. His escape is only temporary, for he is lost in the jungle.

Indexer Notes

Art credits per original art

Weird Maze (Table of Contents: 5)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1746
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Conspiracy with Death (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1750
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A sailor pays a witch doctor to put a jinx on his rival. The sailer gets the girl, but refuses to pay his debt. It's his turn to be jinxed now.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker.

The Last Dance (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1699
Genre
horror-suspense; western-frontier
Synopsis
A cavalry soldier killed by Apaches returns from the dead to prevent his girl from marrying someone else.

Shanghai Ship (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
John Marvin
Pencils
John Celardo ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-1684
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
In an attempt to kidnap sailors for a cargo ship loaded with contraband, the kidnappers are detected and drown. They wake up in the land of the dead - and are shanghaied for service on the "Flying Dutchman".

Indexer Notes

Story features two small illustrations.

The Gypsy Curse (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Katz ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1741
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Nogoodnik Lou disposes of his difigured wife and is therefore faced with a gypsy curse. He won't find happiness as fate strikes pushing him into poverty and madness.

Nightmare Island (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Fawcette
Inks
Gene Fawcette
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An island off the Australian coast proves indeed to be haunted, as a dockworker finds out who volunteered to spend the night there.

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker and per original art.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Conspiracy with Death
  2. 1. Serpent of Doom
  3. 2. The Spectral Sergeant
  4. 3. Horror's Scrapbook
  5. 4. The Living-Dead of Kulatum!
  6. 5. Weird Maze
  7. 6. Conspiracy with Death
  8. 7. The Last Dance
  9. 8. Shanghai Ship
  10. 9. The Gypsy Curse
  11. 10. Nightmare Island
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