(August 1954)

Story Comics, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bimonthly
On-sale date
1954
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Story Comics, Inc.
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks
Hy Fleishman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Dean Ross Piano Studios (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Choker (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru ?
Inks
Ross Andru ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A necklace has been in the husband's family for generations and takes revenge on the woman who killed him by strangling her and putting the blame on her boyfriend who hangs for her murder.
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Indexer Notes

First-person narrative by a choker, a diamond necklace.

Stops "Bed Wetting" (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Price Smash (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Coward (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Savage ?
Inks
Bill Savage ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Butcher father breaks up son's engagement and son disembowels him in revenge in a very EC-esque tale. "Who's gutless now? Eh, eh, eh."
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Horror of the Guerrilla (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ellen Lynn
Letters
typeset

Genre
crime
Synopsis
Tim Chapman steals penicillin to sell on the French black market. But when he double crosses the local guerilla, he has to pay with his life.

Beauty and the Beast (Table of Contents: 7)

Mother Ghoul's Nursery Tale / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hy Fleishman ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
humor; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Woman avoids the executioner by promising to bring the king the fortune of the Beast. She tries for months to get the beast to kiss her and turn into a prince, but he avoids her. She tries to kill him & fails. When she does kiss him, he turns into a handsome prince and she turns into a hideous beast.

Stops "Nail Biting" Habit Instantly (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

400 Movie & TV Star Pictures (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Blood Thirsty (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Girl visits her grandmother and becomes convinced she is a vampire. Granny is incensed and insulted because she is really a ghoul and kills her granddaughter in fit of pique.
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Prizes Given (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Beads Contain Water from the Miraculous Fountain at Lourdes (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Do You Need Money? (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Dean Ross Piano Studios
  3. 2. The Choker
  4. 3. Stops "Bed Wetting"
  5. 4. Price Smash
  6. 5. The Coward
  7. 6. Horror of the Guerrilla
  8. 7. Beauty and the Beast
    Mother Ghoul's Nursery Tale
  9. 8. Stops "Nail Biting" Habit Instantly
  10. 9. 400 Movie & TV Star Pictures
  11. 10. Blood Thirsty
  12. 11. Prizes Given
  13. 12. Beads Contain Water from the Miraculous Fountain at Lourdes
  14. 13. Do You Need Money?
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