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Issue Details

Issue #27
Published January 1952
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 52
Editing Richard E. Hughes (Editor); Frederick H. Iger (Business Manager)
Notes Giant 52-page issue.

Cover Details

Genre Horror; Supernatural
Pencils Ken Bald
Inks Ken Bald
Notes Giant 52-page issue.

1 page Count di Montefeltro text story "Vicious Circle"

Characters Count di Montefeltro
Letters typeset

8 page story "The Lost Lives of Laura Hastings"

Pencils Al Williamson
Inks Roy Krenkel
Notes Inks: Krenkel added by Greg Theakston, 2002-05-29 (Per Sandell ed.) Pencils CORRECTED by Mark Gordon, 2007-02-10 (Per 36th Edition Overstreet Pricing Guide).

7 page Zambarta story "Dolls of Doom"

Characters Zambarta; Floyd Sartoris; June; Andrew (death of); Madge
Genre Horror
Pencils George Wilhelms
Inks George Wilhelms

2 page story "Warding Off Witches"

Genre Horror
Pencils Charlie Sultan
Inks Charlie Sultan

9 page story "The Shape of Evil"

Characters Arlene Milford; Monstro; Don; Swami Seeruti; Achilles
Genre Adventure; Mystery
Pencils Al Camy
Inks Al Camy

1 page True Ghosts of History story "The Frenzied Sisters"

Characters Isabeau; Margot de Frencheville
Genre Horror

7 page story "The Buried Brain"

Characters Patsy Ames; Dr. Dundea; Fred; Dr. Ames
Genre Mystery; Horror
Pencils Ogden Whitney
Inks Ogden Whitney

8 page story "The Citadel of Evil"

Characters Johnny Parks; Klathia (Priestess of the Citadel of Evil); Ellen; Horko (Chief Guard of the Temple of Evil)
Genre Science Fiction; Fantasy; Horror
Pencils George Wilhelms
Inks George Wilhelms

6 page advertisement "Advertisements"

Notes Premium Merchandise (Wilson Chemical Co.); The Bike that Has Everything (bicycles, Monark Silver King Inc.); U.S. Military Ring and Bracelet (merchandise, Smith Bros.); Television Bank (merchandise, Seagee Co.); Vacutex (acne extractor, Ballco Products Company); Wheaties (cereal, General Mills)

Half page promo (ad from the publisher) "Promotional Advertisement"

Notes For Recommended Reading (promo, American Comics Group)

1 page letters page "Let's Talk It Over"

Letters typeset
Notes Fan letters from: Roger Dard; Jack Sahl; Phyllis Opiopio.

1 page text story "Strange Revenge"

Characters Trempy
Genre Horror
Letters typeset