Arnold Book Company, 1952 Series
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Price:
1'- [0-1-0 GBP]
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Arnold Book Company
Brand:
Prize Group
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.

The Man Eater (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby ?: Joe Simon ?
Colors:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Ben Oda; typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Fantasy Fiction (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Man Eater! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob McCarty
Inks:
Bob McCarty
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Thrills! Chills! Horror! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Sammy's Wonderful Glass! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Joe Simon ?
Inks:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Possible Kirby script per Nick Caputo, November 2012.

Dead Man's Isle (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Walton
Inks:
Bill Walton
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

Return from the Grave (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
George Roussos
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

This'll Kill You! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Bill Draut ?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Reprints:

The Phantom Hitch-Hiker (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks:
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Hands of Death (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Nodel (signed)
Inks:
Vince Alascia (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Death on Skis (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Haunted Melody (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Norman Nodel
Inks:
Norman Nodel
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Haunted Cave (Table of Contents: 12)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

In this reprint the single spot illustration has been removed and the text moved/reformatted to fit the page. The title itself is a different font from the original.

Princess of the Subway (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Inks:
Alvin C. Hollingsworth (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[The Black Boar of Mongolia] (Table of Contents: 14)

The Heap / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernest Schroeder
Inks:
Ernest Schroeder
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Heap [Baron Eric von Emmelman]; Shan Li (a Minstrel); Ting Min; Okar (villain, refered to as a swineherd, death)
Synopsis:
The Heap watches a wandering Minstrel enter a village.....a music man that, unlike the villagers, doesn't fear Okar, an evil swineherd. However, in the Valley of Idols, home to Okar, when the Minstrel enters that location, he sees the swineherd change into a giant, wild boar, and great fear sets in.....until the Heap enters the picture!
Reprints:
Keywords:
Mongolia; Valley of Idols

Science Fiction (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

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

The She-Monster (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Eater
  2. 1. Fantasy Fiction
  3. 2. The Man Eater!
  4. 3. Thrills! Chills! Horror!
  5. 4. Sammy's Wonderful Glass!
  6. 5. Dead Man's Isle
  7. 6. Return from the Grave
  8. 7. This'll Kill You!
  9. 8. The Phantom Hitch-Hiker
  10. 9. The Hands of Death
  11. 10. Death on Skis
  12. 11. The Haunted Melody
  13. 12. The Haunted Cave
  14. 13. Princess of the Subway
  15. 14. [The Black Boar of Mongolia]
    The Heap
  16. 15. Science Fiction
  17. 16. The She-Monster
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