(2002)

AC, 2002 Series
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Price
6.95 USD
Pages
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
AC Comics
Brand
AC Comics
Editing
Bill Black

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero

Another Fine Art Book from Vanguard (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Vanguard / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Our Aim is Off-- (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Black (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial stating the reason for the book and why stories from Marvel, DC, and Archie aren't reprinted, even if they are in the public domain. Illustrated with a panel by Simon and Kirby from Fighting American #1.

The Red Rain (Table of Contents: 3)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Baker
Inks
Matt Baker
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

The Curse of Khar (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert
Inks
Joe Kubert
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Torchy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Ward
Pencils
Bill Ward
Inks
Bill Ward
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly! The backdrop's going up!
Reprints

Spotlite on Simon and Kirby! (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Black (signed)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
typeset

Characters
Charlie Chan (cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Intro to section on Simon and Kirby with 1/3 page cover reprint of Charlie Chan (Charlton, 1955 series) #6, missing trade dress.

Birth After Death (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last page missing?

[Black Magic V3#2 [20] cover] (Table of Contents: 8)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?; Bill Black
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Letters
?; typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Almost full page reprint of cover to Black Magic V3#2, minus trade dress and cropped at the bottom. Also comments by Bill Black.

Oddities in Miniature (Table of Contents: 9)

Strangest Stories Ever Told / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Simon
Letters
?

Reprints

[The Death Room] (Table of Contents: 10)

Doll Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Will Eisner
Pencils
Lou Fine
Inks
Lou Fine
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Reprints

In the Pool of Peril (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Letters
?

Genre
war
Synopsis
In North Africa in World War II, a German soldier finds a strange pool in the desert that apparently makes him indestructible.
Reprints
  • from Strange Stories of Suspense (Marvel, 1955 series) #14 ?
Keywords
Achilles; Africa; Americans; desert; Germans; World War II

Indexer Notes

Original title: Inside the Hidden Well!

Terror of the Tusks (Table of Contents: 12)

Thun'da / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Reprints

The Man Below (Table of Contents: 13)

Mysterious Traveler / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Femforce Spotlight (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

AC Comics (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Phantom Lady
  2. 1. Another Fine Art Book from Vanguard
    Vanguard
  3. 2. Our Aim is Off--
  4. 3. The Red Rain
    Phantom Lady
  5. 4. The Curse of Khar
  6. 5. ["Golly! The backdrop's going up!"]
    Torchy
  7. 6. Spotlite on Simon and Kirby!
  8. 7. Birth After Death
  9. 8. [Black Magic V3#2 [20] cover]
  10. 9. Oddities in Miniature
    Strangest Stories Ever Told
  11. 10. [The Death Room]
    Doll Man
  12. 11. In the Pool of Peril
  13. 12. Terror of the Tusks
    Thun'da
  14. 13. The Man Below
    Mysterious Traveler
  15. 14. Femforce Spotlight
    Femforce Spotlight
  16. 15. AC Comics
    AC Comics
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