(July 1952)

Harvey, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Witches Tales, Inc.
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Four Color interiors; full color covers
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing Series

The Web of the Spider! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Un-named girl; a witch (inset)
Reprints
Keywords
spider; spider web

Indexer Notes

This cover was reprinted in a very special limited edition large booklet prepared for the London Super Comic Convention for 2013 by PS Artbooks, along with many full comic stories and short comic features from the early 1950's.

[50 combat action plastic toys!] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Fighting Force / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[Running hot water from any cold water faucet] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Success Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Look Fellows! Here's the neatest, strongest little real electric motor you've ever seen!] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Imperial Sales Company / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Reincarnation (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Pierre Francot; Special Agent John LaPorte; Special Agent Ann Bourdeau; Inspector Regard; The Evil One
Synopsis
A monster known as The Evil One brings corpses back to life to build an army to terrorize the surface.
Reprints
Keywords
acid; undead

The Web of the Spider (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
Joe Certa
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Martha Durando (Hugo's wife, mentioned only, death); Professor's un-named assistant (death?); Professor Hugo Durando (villain, death)
Synopsis
When learned experts refuse to listen to Professor Durando's wild claims, he decides to go out on his own and conduct experiments with his serum that can change a men to beast and back again....on himself, with horrifying and unexpected results!
Reprints
Keywords
Daily Express; spider; spider web

[Draw the first day] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Norton Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Crying Coffin (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Witchcraft (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Superstitions about warding off witches.
Reprints
Keywords
superstistion; witch

[How to Hypnotize] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Stravon Publishers / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[The 4-in-1 Wonder Watch] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

U.S. Diamond House / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Shower of Death (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Baxter; Dr. Phorbes; Peters; Anderson
Synopsis
Two scientists attempt to create rain for a drought stricken city but instead unleash a cloud which kills everything it rains upon.
Reprints
Keywords
drought

The Man with the Iron Face! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rudy Palais
Inks
Rudy Palais
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dr. Thor; Dr. Wilson; Major
Synopsis
Dr. Thor invents a solution that makes him indestructible.
Reprints

D.. for Death (Table of Contents: 14)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

[Now you can fly a real jet plane!] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Jatex Javelin / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Look! Terrific Bargins!] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

U.S. Diamond House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[I gained 53 lbs. of shapely power-packed muscles!] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Jowett Institute of Physical Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[An amazing new health supporter belt] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Ronnie Sales, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Web of the Spider!
  2. 1. [50 combat action plastic toys!]
    Fighting Force
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [Running hot water from any cold water faucet]
    Success Products
  5. 4. [Look Fellows! Here's the neatest, strongest little real electric motor you've ever seen!]
    Imperial Sales Company
  6. 5. Reincarnation
  7. 6. The Web of the Spider
  8. 7. [Draw the first day]
    Norton Products
  9. 8. The Crying Coffin
  10. 9. Witchcraft
  11. 10. [How to Hypnotize]
    Stravon Publishers
  12. 11. [The 4-in-1 Wonder Watch]
    U.S. Diamond House
  13. 12. The Shower of Death
  14. 13. The Man with the Iron Face!
  15. 14. D.. for Death
  16. 15. [Now you can fly a real jet plane!]
    Jatex Javelin
  17. 16. [Look! Terrific Bargins!]
    U.S. Diamond House
  18. 17. [I gained 53 lbs. of shapely power-packed muscles!]
    Jowett Institute of Physical Training
  19. 18. [An amazing new health supporter belt]
    Ronnie Sales, Inc.
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