(March 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
A. A. Wyn, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ken Rice ?
Inks
Ken Rice ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

To Behold His Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

Fate / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Stanley Timor finds a mirror which predicts the future. He uses it to rob the victims of accidents and make money out of other people's misery. When shown his own demise by illness, Timor tries to run - and runs right in the middle of it.

A Hand of Fate Mystery # 29 (Table of Contents: 2)

A Hand of Fate Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"The powers of the unknown have often played weird tricks with mortal man and the strangest one took place in New Orleans..."
A medium wishes to be buried in her homeland, France. Because she can't afford a journey there, her coffin drifts across the Atlantic to the French shore.

Whom the Image Strikes (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Fate (host)
Synopsis
Bart Westcott, "a struggling young lawyer", comes into possession of a statue of demon god Bael. With the help of this advocate's devil, Westcott becomes the famed owner of his own law firm. Until he gets challenged by the next struggling young lawyer...

A Hand of Fate Mystery # 30 (Table of Contents: 4)

A Hand of Fate Mystery / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Nearly one hundred years ago, when the Balkan countries of Europe were ruled by despotic royalty, an adventure in the realm of the supernatural occurred..."
A Hungarian baron goes kill-crazy over the sound of a gypsy fiddle and kills the fiddler. But the music won't stop.

Curse of the Sapphire Fiend (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim McLaughlin
Inks
Jim McLaughlin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The cursed "yellow sapphire" brings wealth and riches to its owner, but only for a year. Then out crawls a demon who lacerates the owner and sends him to eternal damnation.

Return of the Ice Vampire (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A vampire, who has been kept frozen in a glacier for ten years, returns and seeks revenge.

The Night of Friday 13 (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Death
Synopsis
Death takes a holiday and things get out of hand. A party of heirs waiting for the demise of old man Morgenson starts murdering each other.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. To Behold His Doom
    Fate
  3. 2. A Hand of Fate Mystery # 29
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  4. 3. Whom the Image Strikes
  5. 4. A Hand of Fate Mystery # 30
    A Hand of Fate Mystery
  6. 5. Curse of the Sapphire Fiend
  7. 6. Return of the Ice Vampire
  8. 7. The Night of Friday 13
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