(1954)

Arnold Book Company, 1954 Series
 
Price
3/6 [0-3-6 GBP]
Pages
164
On-sale Date
1954
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
?
Editing
? (reprint editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby
Colors
Jack Kirby
Letters
?
Editing
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
You say you found Hercules this way?
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

Mumblin's from the Morgue (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
? [as The Creepy Editors]
Pencils
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Inks
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Letters
typeset
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Indexer Notes

Editorial announcing the non-existent future issues.

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

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset
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?

The Patter of Little Feet (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hercules; The General
Synopsis
Circus strong man haunted to madness by the footsteps of a murdered midget.
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Hatchet Man (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor); Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Vengeance from beyond the grave in the form of a Tong hatchet.
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Ruby Riddle (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (inset illustration)
Inks
? (inset illustration)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Mystery at Midnight (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks
Gene Colan (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
B-305
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Impossible" murders committed by a man who had been cut in half.
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The Pied Piper of Flame (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
Bob McCarty
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor); Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
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Paid in Full (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (inset illustration)
Inks
? (inset illustration)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Just a Little Farther (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
?

Job Number
B-318
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two criminals, lost in the desert, each planning to kill the other for the remaining water.
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When You Die! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
B-306
Genre
horror-suspense
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The Malay Boot! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
George Roussos
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man with iron will loses his leg to molten lead in the Malay Boot, showing no pain. His torturer is not so fortunate.
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Crash Report! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
Alden McWilliams
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The reverse ageing effect of flying too fast.
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The Cheap Skate (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
B-336
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
If you are going to post a bomb to someone, use sufficient stamps, otherwise it will be returned to sender.
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Living Doll! (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jerry Robinson (signed)
Inks
Jerry Robinson (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
B-384
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Owner of shop full of murderous dolls turns out to be one himself.
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Oddities in Miniature: One of the Strangest Stories Ever Told (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
non-fiction; historical
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Valley of Corpses (Table of Contents: 17)

text story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
James A. Goldthwaite [as Francis James]
Pencils
? (2-page splash illustration)
Inks
? (2-page splash illustration)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
  • from Horror Stories v10 n01, August, 1940 (Popular Publications Pulp magazine)

Birth After Death (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
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The Man Who Fled from the Future! (Table of Contents: 19)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
5418
Genre
horror-suspense
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The Haunted Room! (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
5378
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A writer, working on a book about the ghosts of Europe, is sufficiently ill-advised to stay at a Hungarian inn with a haunted room. It transpires that the room is a rendezvous for supernatural creatures of the worst possible description.
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Beware of the Cat! (Table of Contents: 21)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
5376
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Were-pussycats in old China.
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The Gool Strikes (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
5575
Genre
horror-suspense
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Invisible Link! (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor); Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Good twin, bad twin - will the execution of one also kill the other?
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The House That Tried To Kill Me! (Table of Contents: 24)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
Mort Meskin
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor); Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man inherits a creepy house, which he comes to believe is trying to kill him. He tries to burn it down, but the house has the last laugh.
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The Curse of the Crystal Ball! (Table of Contents: 25)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Prentice
Inks
John Prentice
Letters
?
Editing
Jack Kirby (original editor); Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A cheap crystal ball - guaranteed to show the unfortunate owner exactly what he doesn't want to see and leave him blighted.
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Dead Voice Calling (Table of Contents: 26)

text story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Francis Bragg Middleton
Pencils
? (header, inset illustrations)
Inks
? (header, inset illustrations)
Letters
typeset
Editing
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
  • from Horror Stories v10 n01, August, 1940 (Popular Publications Pulp magazine)

Grounds for Death (Table of Contents: 27)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
A-390
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Doom in the Tomb! (Table of Contents: 28)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
C-695
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A mortician seeks the secret of enbalming, and gets first hand experience of it.
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The Whisper of Egypt (Table of Contents: 29)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Briefer ?
Inks
Dick Briefer ?
Letters
?
Editing
? (reprint editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two guides succumb to the lure of gold to steal a sacred crocodile egg, and pay the price.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 30) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["You say you found Hercules this way?"]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Mumblin's from the Morgue
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
  5. 4. The Patter of Little Feet
  6. 5. Hatchet Man
  7. 6. Ruby Riddle
  8. 7. Mystery at Midnight
  9. 8. The Pied Piper of Flame
  10. 9. Paid in Full
  11. 10. Just a Little Farther
  12. 11. When You Die!
  13. 12. The Malay Boot!
  14. 13. Crash Report!
  15. 14. The Cheap Skate
  16. 15. Living Doll!
  17. 16. Oddities in Miniature: One of the Strangest Stories Ever Told
  18. 17. Valley of Corpses
  19. 18. Birth After Death
  20. 19. The Man Who Fled from the Future!
  21. 20. The Haunted Room!
  22. 21. Beware of the Cat!
  23. 22. The Gool Strikes
  24. 23. Invisible Link!
  25. 24. The House That Tried To Kill Me!
  26. 25. The Curse of the Crystal Ball!
  27. 26. Dead Voice Calling
  28. 27. Grounds for Death
  29. 28. Doom in the Tomb!
  30. 29. The Whisper of Egypt
  31. 30. [no title indexed]
  32. 31. [no title indexed]
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