(August 1987)

A.C.E. Comics, 1986 Series
Volume
1
Price
1.75 USD; 2.50 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
ACE Comics, Inc.
Brand
ACE Comics
Editing
Ron Frantz
Color
Color Cover; Black and White Interior
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US (6-5/8" x 10-1/4")
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Kill The Face (Table of Contents)

The Face / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Toth (painted) (signed)
Inks
Alex Toth (painted) (signed)
Colors
Alex Toth (painted) (signed)
Letters
Pat Boyette (logo design)

Genre
detective-mystery
Reprints

A Man Possessed (Table of Contents: 1)

The Face / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Frantz (plot); Joe Gill (dialogue)
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Rick Altergott
Letters
Wayne Truman

Genre
detective-mystery
Characters
The Face [Tony Trent] (original golden age version, as a ghostly image); The Face [Tony Trent] (grandson of the original); D.A. Janet Baxter; Lt. Jack Grogan; Richland Cooper (killed); Dorothy; "Honorable One" (intro); Louis "Duke" Arno (villain, killed); Jade Lee (villain, killed)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3.

From Ace Comics! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

On Top of Ol'lympos / promo (ad from the publisher) / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Who Dunnit / comic story / 8.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Guardineer
Inks
Fred Guardineer
Letters
?
Editing
? (original editor)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Dorglum Family Murders
Genre
crime
Characters
Detective Gary Harding; Wambly Dorglum; Archibald Dorglum; Conrad Dorglum; Tirza Dorglum; Harold Dorglum; Felice Dorglum; Slicker Merrick
Reprints

The Golden Age of Professional Wrestling! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mister Universe / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

It's Time to Face the Music! (Table of Contents: 5)

letters page / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Frantz
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editor Ron Frantz says THE FACE #4 will feature reprints of 4 FACE stories by Gardner Fox and Mart Bailey, plus a cover by Alex Toth; this was the last issue in the series and it is unknown whether or not these were ever published.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Kill The Face
    The Face
  2. 1. A Man Possessed
    The Face
  3. 2. From Ace Comics!
    On Top of Ol'lympos
  4. 3. ["The Dorglum Family Murders"]
    Who Dunnit
  5. 4. The Golden Age of Professional Wrestling!
    Mister Universe
  6. 5. It's Time to Face the Music!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mougin
  • John Censullo
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Henry R. Kujawa
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Henry R. Kujawa