(Fall 1952)

Ziff-Davis, 1952 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Approved Comics, Inc
Brand
Ziff-Davis Comic Group
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Entire issue (except for cover and ads) is reprinted in Amazing Ghost Stories (St. John, 1954 series) #14.


[A man and a woman being chased out of the ocean] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Walter Popp (painted)
Inks
Walter Popp (painted)
Colors
Walter Popp (painted)
Letters
Typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

The Death Dolls (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Goldfarb [as Goldfarb]
Inks
Robert Baer [as Baer]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Dolls are seen committing crimes and a man becomes a doll to find out what was really happening.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Note at bottom of first page says "Copyright 1952 by Approved Comics"

The Devil from the Deep (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lee J. Ames
Inks
Lee J. Ames
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Men bring a mermaid in from the ocean, but find out she has a taste for human flesh.
Reprints
Keywords
mermaid

Indexer Notes

Credit from the reprint.

Ghosts - With a Sense of Humor! (Table of Contents: 3)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Article about poltergeists.
Reprints

An Eye for an Eye (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A doctor accidentally blinds a man during surgery, and the man gets revenge.
Reprints

Dream Girl (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Goldfarb [as Goldfarb]
Inks
Robert Baer [as Baer]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A statue comes to life and becomes whatever the men around her want her to be.
Reprints

The Pit and the Pendulum (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
? (adaptation); Edgar Allan Poe (adapted from)
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man goes nearly mad being tortured in Spain.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [A man and a woman being chased out of the ocean]
  2. 1. The Death Dolls
  3. 2. The Devil from the Deep
  4. 3. Ghosts - With a Sense of Humor!
  5. 4. An Eye for an Eye
  6. 5. Dream Girl
  7. 6. The Pit and the Pendulum
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Alexandros Diamantidis
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gene Reed
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Donald Dale Milne