(November 1954)

Ace Magazines, 1951 Series
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Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
quarterly
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)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Werewolf Husband (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Lucille Garth is determined to marry into wealth, even if it means wedding the strange Count Yarno. Lucille suspects the Count's secret, and makes plans to become a rich widow.

Baffling Mysteries #39 (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Carl Reiber plots to fake his identity in order to inherit an abandoned estate. He failed to ponder what the spirits of his assumed ancestors might think.

Indexer Notes

First line: "The Baron of Willheim was dead..."

It Happened on Valentine's Eve (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Charles Nicholas ?
Inks
John Belfi ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Lost in the Florida swamps, a young couple drives up to an old colonial mansion where a masquerade seems to take place. It is in reality a reenactment of an old family tragedy, staged by ghosts. The couple escapes from the burning house and stands there, pondering.
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Baffling Mysteries #40 (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two adventurers run into head-hunting indians and pay with a downsizing of their noggins.

Indexer Notes

First line: "The Jivaro Indians of Brazil have long harbored a process for shrinking heads."

Clang of the Crypt Door (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
The Chesney family line lies unblemished from the time of Rupert the Crusader. Last descendant Bart Chesney wants no part in charity and good work for humanity. He rather kills his uncle to inherit the family fortune. When Bart throws a party, no one shows up but the ghosts of his ancestors.

The Deadly Visitor (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man-eating rug is delivered to the house of Mr. and Mrs. Tillotson. When they find out about the killer carpet, each spouse tries to dispose himself of the other. Both end up devoured by the ever growing rug. Then the frienly Oriental from "Kismet Rugs" arrives and transports the carpet across town into the next suburban home.

The Frenzy of Sheila Lord (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Maurice Gutwirth; George Appel
Inks
Maurice Gutwirth; George Appel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Having murdered her first husband (and gotten away with it), beautiful Sheila Lord falls in love again. The new lover begins to change his physique and resembles the former husband more and more. Sheila freaks out, and as her new husband falls acidentally to his death, she is convicted for a murder she didn't commit.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Werewolf Husband
  3. 2. Baffling Mysteries #39
    Baffling Mysteries
  4. 3. It Happened on Valentine's Eve
  5. 4. Baffling Mysteries #40
  6. 5. Clang of the Crypt Door
  7. 6. The Deadly Visitor
  8. 7. The Frenzy of Sheila Lord
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony Oliva
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jim Walls
  • James Ludwig