(April 1952)

Avon, 1951 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Realistic Comics, Inc.
Brand
A Realistic Comic
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was on-going series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Killer at Large (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Renaldo Epworth (painting); Joe Kubert (see notes)
Inks
Renaldo Epworth (painting); Joe Kubert (see notes)
Colors
Renaldo Epworth (painting)
Letters
?

Genre
crime

Indexer Notes

Cover painting is from Avon Murder Mystery #45 (1947) Edgar Wallace's On The Spot. At least two of the heads on the left side of the cover painting are drawn by Joe Kubert.

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Synopsis
On inside front cover. As introduction to the stories in this issue.

Killer at Large (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Kubert (signed)
Inks
Joe Kubert (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Louie Gruber Czar of the Underworld (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Inks
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

The Unseen Murderer! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard Larsen (signed)
Inks
Howard Larsen (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints

Death Danced the Samba! (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
crime
Reprints

Mystery of the Headless Corpse! (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Genre
crime
Reprints

Leech McCoy the Incendiary Killer! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gerald McCann
Inks
Gerald McCann
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
crime
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Killer at Large
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Killer at Large
  4. 3. Louie Gruber Czar of the Underworld
  5. 4. The Unseen Murderer!
  6. 5. Death Danced the Samba!
  7. 6. Mystery of the Headless Corpse!
  8. 7. Leech McCoy the Incendiary Killer!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Dan Kurdilla
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Merlin Haas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Len Wolinsky