(April 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
Editing
?
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
Jack Katz
Inks
Jack Katz
Colors
?

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The Drums of Cajou (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-1579
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Haitian voodoo witch doctor Cajou turns the lovely Lora into a zombie to do his bidding and settle an old score with his adversary Neal. But Cajou is hunted down and killed; and Lora's mission can be thwarted.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Devil's Mansion (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Colletta ?
Inks
Vince Colletta ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1571
Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Account of a haunted house in New Orleans.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
This half-pager is followed by a half-page advertisement.

The Mask Of Death (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Grandenetti
Inks
Jerry Grandenetti
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1551
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A window cleaner discovers the office of a vampire doctor. No one believes his fantastic accusations - until a fatal showdown ensues.
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Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Plunge into Doom (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Margaret Isbell
Pencils
? (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Coming home on a thunderstorm night, Marcy finds a tall and dark stranger in her apartment. She fantasizes about him strangling her and has to learn the next morning that a crime happened years ago in that same room.

The Man in the Mirror (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils
Morris Marcus ?
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1545
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The meek Mr. Blane comes into possession of a powerful druid mirror. Releasing the mirror's genie, Blane is drawn into a spiral of violence and death - until he destroys the evil mirror.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Woolfolk script credit per his record books, via Martin O'Hearn's blog:

http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2014/07/woolfolk-records-195210.html

Celtic Spirits (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Morris Marcus ?
Inks
Aldo Rubano
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1566
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Report about ghosts being spotted in Scotland.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Masque for a Monster (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Sultan
Inks
Charles Sultan
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1557
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
When trapped in a mining cave-in, Frank Wayne develops a trauma. He's afraid of the dark and sees monsters everywhere. Crazed with fear, Wayne commits a murder and has to run from the police.

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

The Philosopher Finds a Ghost (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
["as told by Pliny the Younger"]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-1078
Genre
non-fiction; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Philosopher Athenodorus rents a house and is visited by a ghostly apparition.
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Drums of Cajou
  3. 2. Devil's Mansion
  4. 3. The Mask Of Death
  5. 4. Plunge into Doom
  6. 5. The Man in the Mirror
  7. 6. Celtic Spirits
  8. 7. Masque for a Monster
  9. 8. The Philosopher Finds a Ghost
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