(August-September 1949)

American Comics Group, 1948 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
B. & I. Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
American Comics Group ACG
Editing:
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Edvard Moritz
Inks:
Edvard Moritz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Keywords:
giants; rowboats

Bat by Night (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Brice
Inks:
Robert Brice
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Professor Gollet; George Tellier; Briot; Jeanne Calleau
Reprints:

Condemned-- To Live! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jon Blummer
Inks:
Jon Blummer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Juan Delbourgo; Otis Kendall; Father Ramon; Alice Kendall
Reprints:

Bewitched Bali (Table of Contents: 3)

Strange Spirits / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Gattuso
Inks:
Paul Gattuso
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Characters:
Durga; The Buta; The Leyaks; Rangda
Reprints:

The Sands of the Desert (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton (logo); typeset

Characters:
Benson; Collins
Reprints:

Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 2] (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charlie Sultan
Inks:
Charlie Sultan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dan Warren; Marcia; Dr. Daggett; Professor Marsden
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

2nd in series. First line: "That creature still frightens me Dan!"

The Case of the Malignant Mummy (Table of Contents: 6)

True Ghosts of History / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Celardo
Inks:
John Celardo
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Reprints:

["Gather 'round, all you Adventures Into the Unknown fans..."] (Table of Contents: 7)

Let's Talk It Over! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Hughes ?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Includes header by Dan Gordon from earlier issue. Letters from R. I. Flanagan (Graeagle, Cal.) and David Harfeld (Baltimore, Maryland).

Journey into the Unknown (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Lynneal H. Diamond (credited)
Pencils:
Bob Lubbers
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
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.

The Moss Man (Table of Contents: 9)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton (logo); typeset

Characters:
Hodgins; Alvin McReady

The Devil's Disciple (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
R. S. Pious (signed)
Inks:
R. S. Pious (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ed Hamilton

Characters:
Hester Prince; Barbara; Satan; Wayne Morse; Judy; Hester Prentiss
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Bat by Night
  3. 2. Condemned-- To Live!
  4. 3. Bewitched Bali
    Strange Spirits
  5. 4. The Sands of the Desert
  6. 5. Spirit of Frankenstein [Part 2]
  7. 6. The Case of the Malignant Mummy
    True Ghosts of History
  8. 7. ["Gather 'round, all you Adventures Into the Unknown fans..."]
    Let's Talk It Over!
  9. 8. Journey into the Unknown
  10. 9. The Moss Man
  11. 10. The Devil's Disciple
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Edgar Loftin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
  • James Ludwig
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  • Rolf Gerdau
  • Ramon Schenk
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