(2007)

AC, 2005 Series
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AC Comics
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AC Comics [straight, star in A]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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The Monster (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Hinsdale; Dr. Gregory; Sylvia Gregory; Harry Ralston; Nicholas [Satan]; Mother Shimley
Synopsis
London, 1853. Scientist Hinsdale works on a potion to alter man for the better. When he transforms a rival into a hideous fiend, he won’t complain either. In the end the beast turns against his creator – who had been tricked all along by the forces of evil.
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The Lonely (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Howard Nostrand
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Howard Nostrand
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Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hilton (death); Johnny
Synopsis
While fishing during a storm Johnny throws Hilton overboard because he had been stealing money from the firm. Unfortunately the storm gets worse and Johnny has to jump overboard with a lifejacket on. Eventually they both get to a very small island. Johnny is asleep when a sleeping Hilton washes up on the shore by him. When Johnny wakes up he tries to throw Hilton into the sea but he keeps washing back up. He then buries him but decides to dig him up, tie a rock around his neck, and throw him into the ocean. Unfortunately, no one comes by to rescue Johnny and he gets very lonely.
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The Rat Race (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Pencils
Bill Everett
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Bill Everett
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Bill Everett

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mr. Tompson
Synopsis
Testing rats in his laboratory, Tompson is amazed at one large rat whose intelligence is greater than the others and keeps avoiding Tompson's traps. Tompson finally decides to lock the rat in a room with poisoned food to see if it will eat the food from hunger but the rat escapes the lab and locks Tompson inside, leaving him to face the dilemma for himself.
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The Black Cat (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Edgar Allan Poe; Al Hewetson
Pencils
Ricardo Villamonte
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Ricardo Villamonte
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Genre
horror-suspense
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The Doubting Thomas (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Bob McCarthy
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Bob McCarthy
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Library of Horror (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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Steve Ditko
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Steve Ditko
Letters
Charlotte Jetter

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Horror writer Ken Rolland searches for inspiration by dabbling with black magic. A kill will offer him trips to the Netherworld. Rolland becomes a famed author, but one day makes the mistake to murder his own fiancée.
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The Night Visitor (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

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Dick Ayers
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Dick Ayers
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Dick Ayers; ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
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Jack of Horror (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell
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Bob Powell
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Howard Nostrand
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Genre
horror-suspense
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

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Al Feldstein
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Al Feldstein
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Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Old Witch (inset); The Vault-Keeper (inset); The Crypt-Keeper (inset)
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Signals from the Grave (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
George Kashdan
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Jack Sparling
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Jack Sparling
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Indexer Notes

Originally intended for the unpublished Grimm's Ghost Stories #61.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

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

Pencils
Al Avison
Inks
Al Avison
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Some of the lettering missing.

Cycle of Horror (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Al Eadeh
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Al Eadeh
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Genre
horror-suspense
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Long Shot (Table of Contents: 13)

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Manny Stallman
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Manny Stallman
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Genre
horror-suspense
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V...- for Wampire (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Nat Barnett
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Howard Nostrand
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Howard Nostrand
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
horror-suspense; satire-parody
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Mac Beth (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Mort Meskin
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George Roussos
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Indexer Notes

Previously unpublished.

Don't Shake Hands with the Devil! (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Mike Sekowsky
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Synopsis
Satan sends an emissary to a horror story publisher so that he will read the scroll of suffering and be transported to Hell. Satan wants his soul because the stories he publishes turn people away from evil, but he cannot collect it until he is dead, so he puts the curse of Satan upon the publisher to kill the first person he sees (as then he will be executed for the crime), and sends him back.
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Where Man-Eaters Walk (Table of Contents: 17)

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Joe Maneely
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Joe Maneely
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Song of the Undead! (Table of Contents: 18)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Harry Lazarus
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Vince Alascia
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Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
John and Dorothy Blaik travel through Mexico looking for folk songs. Native woman Xatl introduces them to the "Song of the Undead". Any singer will be doomed and fall prey to vampires. The couple does not heed the warnings.
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The Wax Man (Table of Contents: 19)

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Moe Marcus
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Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio ?
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Genre
horror-suspense
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The Things in the Box! (Table of Contents: 20)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Dick Ayers
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Dick Ayers
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Genre
science fiction
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The Bride of Death (Table of Contents: 21)

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Jack Katz
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Jack Katz
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Herb Field

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young woman's groom dies at sea and death comes to claim her as his bride.
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Hand of Death (Table of Contents: 22)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
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Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
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Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Mexican matador Juan Savola is in alliance with a witch. When they hassle over money, a hand goes missing, but is restored by the powers of magic. Until the next hassle over money.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 23)

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Warren Kremer
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Warren Kremer
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Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Six ghouls crawl and rise up out of their graves as a sleep walking blonde stumbles through their graveyard.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Monster
  3. 2. The Lonely
  4. 3. The Rat Race
  5. 4. The Black Cat
  6. 5. The Doubting Thomas
  7. 6. Library of Horror
  8. 7. The Night Visitor
  9. 8. Jack of Horror
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
  11. 10. Signals from the Grave
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
  13. 12. Cycle of Horror
  14. 13. Long Shot
  15. 14. V...- for Wampire
  16. 15. Mac Beth
  17. 16. Don't Shake Hands with the Devil!
  18. 17. Where Man-Eaters Walk
  19. 18. Song of the Undead!
  20. 19. The Wax Man
  21. 20. The Things in the Box!
  22. 21. The Bride of Death
  23. 22. Hand of Death
  24. 23. [no title indexed]
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