(May 1955)

Merit, 1954 Series
Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Merit Publications, Inc.
Editing
?
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Some remaindered copies of this issue were re-distributed behind the covers of Red Circle Comics (Rural Home, 1945 series) #4. See that series record for details.


Aid from Yesterday (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover art not related to story in cover blurb.

Aid from Yesterday (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marty Elkin (signed)
Inks
Marty Elkin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
The Marquis du Gripon escapes the guillotine during the French Revolution with help from an ancestor, then the Marquis returns the favor in the present

Date with Death (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edvard Moritz
Inks
Edvard Moritz
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Wilson Boone sees a couple in a car struck by a train, but by the time he gets to the wrecked car, it disappears. Later he meets a couple and realizes they are who who saw in his vision, but he can't change their fates.

Maze of Mystery (Table of Contents: 3)

Toni Gayle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Reprints

Deserved Retribution (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction

Curse of the Ancients (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
A three-thousand-year-old pact visits death on Bow Kum.

Mystery of Disguise.. (Table of Contents: 6)

Pete Stockbridge / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Allison
Inks
Bill Allison
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime; detective-mystery
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Aid from Yesterday
  2. 1. Aid from Yesterday
  3. 2. Date with Death
  4. 3. Maze of Mystery
    Toni Gayle
  5. 4. Deserved Retribution
  6. 5. Curse of the Ancients
  7. 6. Mystery of Disguise..
    Pete Stockbridge
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