Black Cat #39
(September 1952)

Harvey, 1946 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Home Comics, Inc.
Brand
Harvey Comics H; Black Cat Mystery
Editing
Leon Harvey
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US (#1-58); Standard Silver Age US (#59-62)
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Witch Killer! (Table of Contents)

Black Cat Mystery / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Lee Elias
Inks
Lee Elias
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

[Contents and Letter Page] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa; Rudy Palais; Warren Kremer; Vic Donahue ?
Inks
?; Rudy Palais; Warren Kremer; Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Colors
?
Letters
?; typeset

Indexer Notes

The contents is made up of sections from the first page of each full story, as well as a column for letters. Letters from: Margaret Elizabeth Brown; Paul Shymkus

The Ape Man (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Certa
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Voodoo (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Four panels and texts about Voodoo

The Witch Killer (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Evil Eye (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Three panels and texts about the evil eye.

The Stranger (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Tomb of Terror (Harvey, 1952 series) #4 in lower right corner.

War Is Hell! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Hoof Beats of Death! (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

The Body Maker (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer
Inks
Warren Kremer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A horrid looking man (who idolizes Frankenstein) wants to create the perfect bride for himself by harvesting body parts from various women that he murders, creating a beautiful patchwork woman. One night during one of his murders, he gets his comeuppance.
Reprints

Portrait in Blood (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Donahue ?
Inks
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Witch Killer!
    Black Cat Mystery
  2. 1. [Contents and Letter Page]
  3. 2. The Ape Man
  4. 3. Voodoo
  5. 4. The Witch Killer
  6. 5. The Evil Eye
  7. 6. The Stranger
  8. 7. War Is Hell!
  9. 8. Hoof Beats of Death!
  10. 9. The Body Maker
  11. 10. Portrait in Blood
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jean-Francois Masse
  • Bob Hughes
  • Mike White
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Donald Dale Milne