(November 1953)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Periodical House, Inc.
Brand
Ace
Editing
?
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
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
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense

6 of Me on the Prowl (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An evil sculptress and a mad doctor create six clones of ex-G.I. Barney Phelps. As the clones commit crimes, the real Phelps is desperate to stop them.

Baffling Mysteries # 29 (Table of Contents: 2)

Baffling Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"In a dingy warehouse of an opera house in Europe, hangs a life-size, almost human puppet, untouched for years..."
When a mysterious, devil-like stranger plays his violin, a puppeteer turns into his own puppet.

12 Hours to Doom (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Cameron (signed)
Inks
Lou Cameron (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Businessman Arthur Matlin discovers a magic sundial which summons Chronos, the spirit of time. With the help of Chronos, Matlin can travel some hours ahead into the future. He uses this ability to commit crimes. When the police catch up with him and destroy the sundial, Matlin is condemned to wander the future without ever returning.
Reprints

Baffling Mysteries # 30 (Table of Contents: 4)

Baffling Mysteries / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
"Years ago, when wild Nomad tribes roamed the Sahara desert, a leader appeared and tried to organize these people..."
This man, El Kabir, is killed by an envious rival chief. But El Kabir's ghost still wanders the desert, helping people in trouble.

The Ghost in the Portrait (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ken Rice
Inks
Ken Rice
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young couple free the ghost of an evil ancestor. He takes revenge on the bones of the people who sentenced him to death. Then he commands the man to murder his wife, as he did with his wife. The woman manages to destroy the evil spirit in the last moment. The couple lives happily ever after.
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The Medium's Warning (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A murdered woman's ghost rises from the grave to get her killer husband to join her in death.

Crimson Wraith from the North (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sy Grudko
Inks
Sy Grudko
Colors
?
Letters
typeset (Leroy lettering)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
From an uranium valley in the Arctic rises a fog monster, taking on the form of Professor Charters. The fog travels to the US, but has to sustain its form by draining bodies off their blood. The vampire fog is overcome when set on fire.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. 6 of Me on the Prowl
  3. 2. Baffling Mysteries # 29
    Baffling Mysteries
  4. 3. 12 Hours to Doom
  5. 4. Baffling Mysteries # 30
    Baffling Mysteries
  6. 5. The Ghost in the Portrait
  7. 6. The Medium's Warning
  8. 7. Crimson Wraith from the North
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