(February 1965)

Alan Class, 1963 Series
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Price
1' [0-1-0 GBP]
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alan Class & Co. Ltd
Brand
AC Approved Comic
Editing
Alan Class (reprint editor)

Issue Notes

This issue has been recognized as being dated on February 1965 by the British Price guide by the noted comic historian, Duncan McAlpine.

Howee-eeeee! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Reprints
Keywords
machine guns; monsters

Howee-eeeee (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Shane O'Shea]
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Letters
?

Characters
Mario Grenatti; Hennessey; Professor Saunders
Reprints

It Happens Every Day! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Lafcadio Lee]
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ernie Jordan; Bud Elson; Mr. Jenks
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kid can be seen reading a copy of the Adventures into the Unknown comic.

The Case of the Roman Curse (Table of Contents: 3)

Christopher Fenn / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Belknap Long
Pencils
Jon L. Blummer
Inks
Jon L. Blummer
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Christopher Fenn; Alf; Pamela Hogarth; Penny; Marcus
Synopsis
Ex-GI Christopher Fenn takes up the dangerous occupation of ghost-hunter following the war. He confronts the ghosts of ancient Roman soldiers after they murder a man named Alf on the property of one Pamela Hogarth. Ghosts of Druids, enemies of the Romans, assist Fenn. To defeat the Romans, Fenn uses a blade wrapped in a yew sprig.
Reprints
Keywords
Druids; ghosts; Roman soldiers

Indexer Notes

This story has great similarities to the two other Christopher Fenn stories. In all stories, he faces off with the ghosts of Roman soldiers and is assisted by Ghost Druids.

Journey into the Unknown (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Lynneal H. Diamond (credited)
Pencils
Bob Lubbers
Inks
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Bill Sauvage; Roderigo; Manalora
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Grand prize contest winning story was won by Lynneal Hyer Diamond (1917 - 1983) who lived in Mallory, NY at the time she won the contest. This is her only known comic book story.

Bertha Bentley - Blacksmith (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
western-frontier
Reprints

When the Shaman Walked (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Belfi (signed)
Inks
John Belfi (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Uncle Mack; Winnie; Charley
Synopsis
A night-watchman in a museum and his niece are protected from crooks by a statue of a Siberian Shaman.
Reprints

Whatever Did Happen to the Earth? (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Ace Aquila]
Pencils
Chic Stone
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An interplanetary war in a distant galaxy eventually leads to the destruction of Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
Civa; Persephone

The Sinister Suit (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Inks
Bernie Krigstein
Letters
?

Job Number
L-872
Synopsis
When a tramp picks up a suit from a murdered man, he dreams of the events which led up to his death and so leads the police to the body.
Reprints

Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 5] (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charlie Sultan
Inks
Charlie Sultan
Letters
?

Characters
Dan Warren; Marcia; Betty; Nefer-Ra
Reprints

First Ship in Space (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Pierce Rand]
Pencils
Leo Morey
Inks
Leo Morey
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Captain Ventor; Cara; Martha Bixy; Hiram Bixby
Reprints

The Shell (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
John Higbee
Reprints

Companion Comics in This Series (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Howee-eeeee!
  2. 1. Howee-eeeee
  3. 2. It Happens Every Day!
  4. 3. The Case of the Roman Curse
    Christopher Fenn
  5. 4. Journey into the Unknown
  6. 5. Bertha Bentley - Blacksmith
  7. 6. When the Shaman Walked
  8. 7. Whatever Did Happen to the Earth?
  9. 8. The Sinister Suit
  10. 9. Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 5]
  11. 10. First Ship in Space
  12. 11. The Shell
  13. 12. Companion Comics in This Series
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