(April 1971)

Stanley Morse, 1970 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Stanley Publications, Inc
Editing
Theodore S. Hecht

Issue Notes

Address of the publisher is listed in the indicia as 261 Fifth Ave., New York, NY, 10016.

Additional personnel listed includes: Greg Jackson, associate editor; Alan Corbey, assistant editor; Francis Newsom, art director; John Parker, art associate; Priscilla Kirk, art assistant.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hector Castellen (signed)
Inks
Hector Castellen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Voodoo magic
Genre
horror-suspense

Amazing $1 Offer (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Stark Terror Vol. 1, No. 3 (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cotents
Characters
This contents page includes clip art taken from stories in this issue.

This page also concludes the issue indicia.

Clumsy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes
Inks
Eugene Hughes
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fred Harris had two faults in the eyes of his wife, Rita —
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A wife convinces her clumsy scientist husband to freeze her body thus putting her in suspended animation for 7 years. After she's declared legally dead, he will thaw her out and they can cash in on her insurance. Unfortunatly his clumsiness causes her frozen body to shatter to pieces when he knocks into her. When he thaws her out, he has to piece her body back together making her into a horrid jigsaw-like monstrosity.
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Vampire (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald Altman
Inks
Iger Shop
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Nobody takes this sort of story seriously . . .
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An attractive vampire lady feeds on a group of hobos until the last survivor manages to impale the creature on a tree branch.
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The Door (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Eugene Hughes
Inks
Eugene Hughes
Letters
?

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Have you ever been lost?
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young couple passes though a fun house door into a strange purgatory where they join other lost souls in a years-long search for a doorway back home. Finally finding a door, they pass though to an even worse fate.
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The Disguise! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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The master confidence man . . . knew all the tricks . . . had no fears . . . for Silas Dumas always had an ace up his sleeve . . .
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A district attorney bets an incarcerated master of disguise that he can't get three blocks from the jail without getting identified, should he escape.
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More Deadly Than the Male (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Fodera
Inks
Vince Fodera
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Through the pages of history man has always revealed his women . . .
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis
An astronaut falls in love with a beautiful alien on another world, only to discover upon their return to earth that her human appearance is a disguise for something horrible, and deadly
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Voodoo Magic (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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It all began on the island of Haiti where Richie and his family were spending their vacation —
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A boy on vacation in Haiti saves a native from drowning and is rewarded by the victim's grateful mother with indoctrination into the rites of voodoo, which he uses when returning to the United States to increasingly nefarious ends.

Indexer Notes

No story of this title could be found in the GCD from which to create a reprint link. It seems probable that the original story was published under a different title.

Sssshhh (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Trapani
Inks
Sal Finocchiaro
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Creak
Genre
humor; horror-suspense
Synopsis
In a story told mostly in pantomime and sound effects, a man entering a creaky old building discovers at last why his companion demands his absolute silence.
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His Final Choice (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sal Trapani (signed)
Inks
Sal Finocchiaro (signed)
Letters
Ben Oda; ?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When a man is close to death his thoughts turn to his next abode . . .
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man gets a glimpse into Purgatory after he briefly dies during surgery.
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Wall of Coahuila (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bruce Hamilton
Pencils
Sal Trapani
Inks
Sal Trapani
Letters
?

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How completely out of place you look now . . .
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A much-aggrieved man challenges a rival to a duel, fought with knives alone inside a walled Mexican ruin, but when he cheats by using a gun, the man accidentally destroys his rival's key, needed to escape the site.
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FREE! (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Amazing $1 Art Offer! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Voodoo magic"]
  2. 1. Amazing $1 Offer
    Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc.
  3. 2. Stark Terror Vol. 1, No. 3
  4. 3. Clumsy
  5. 4. Vampire
  6. 5. The Door
  7. 6. The Disguise!
  8. 7. More Deadly Than the Male
  9. 8. Voodoo Magic
  10. 9. Sssshhh
  11. 10. His Final Choice
  12. 11. Wall of Coahuila
  13. 12. FREE!
    Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc.
  14. 13. Amazing $1 Art Offer!
    Brookbridge Art Print Co., Inc.
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