(April 1952)

Youthful, 1952 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Youthful Magazines, Inc.
Editing:
Adolphe Barreaux
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[Deadly Doodles of Dandy] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ed Goldfarb
Inks:
Bob Baer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Deadly Doodles of Dandy (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Goldfarb
Inks:
Bob Baer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A horror writer learns that his stories all come to life after his recent acquisition of a typewriter from a mysterious pawn shop. The guilt of the hideous death of the real life victims overwhelms the writer, and he ends his life in an ironic fashion.

Go-Devils of Doon (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Kirkel
Inks:
Steve Kirkel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Two archeologists go to Mozambique to seek a mythical lost civilization of Doon. They find what they are looking for, but, to their dismay, find that its secrets are protected by whirlwind demons, the Go-Devils.

Place of the Dead (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Eyes of Madam Jahn (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vince Napoli
Inks:
Vince Napoli
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man murders his rich aunt to inherit her fortune, but the woman has her revenge from beyond the grave.

Queen of the Shrunken Heads (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Harrison
Inks:
Ernie Bache
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Twitch Kennedy (villain, intro, death); Mala (intro, death)
Synopsis:
Twitch Kennedy runs a racket blackmailing rich ranch owners. If the ranchers don't pay, Twitch has the Mori indian priestess Mala take their heads for her shrunken head collection. Twitch fails to share the riches with Mala, and in the ensuing fight, kills her. He will find that her dying curse brings the shrunken heads, all calling for vengeance.

Indexer Notes

reportedly the cover story for Beware (Youthful, 1952 series) #10.

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Deadly Doodles of Dandy]
  2. 1. Deadly Doodles of Dandy
  3. 2. Go-Devils of Doon
  4. 3. Place of the Dead
  5. 4. The Eyes of Madam Jahn
  6. 5. Queen of the Shrunken Heads
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Tony Oliva
  • Len Wolinsky
  • Gregory Fischer
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