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Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) comic books 1956-1969

  • Issue #151
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 151

    "The Saving of Jehoshaphat Jones!" (script by Pierce Rand, art by Edd Ashe); "The Man Who Met a Goddess"; and "Make Your Landing on Planet Xanadu!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by C.C. Beck and Pete Costanza). Ogden Whitney cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #152
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 152
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • Centerfold detached. Water damage.

    "The Gravy Train!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by Johnny Craig); "Suspicious People!" (script by Hughes as "Zev Zimmer," art by George Wilhelms); "The Ghostly Patrol!" (script by Pierce Rand, art by Hy Eisman); and "Lucky Shield!" One-page Herbie strip/ad, "This is Herbie" (art by Ogden Whitney). Kurt Schaffenberger cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #153
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 153

    "Hero--First Class!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by Pete Costanza); "Cute as a Button!" (art by Paul Reinman); and "The Eiffel Tower Phantom!" (script by Hughes as "Ace Aquila," art by Citron/Hickey). One-page Herbie strip/ad, "The Greatest" (art by Ogden Whitney). Kurt Schaffenberger cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #156
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 156

    Nemesis stars in "The Ghost Who Loved a Girl!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Pete Costanza). Other stories include "Gift From the Beyond," "The Town That Vanished," and "The Pressure is All Mine!" (script by Charles Lacoste, art by Paul Reinman). Costanza cover.l Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #157
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 157
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    NemesisEdited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger (as Jay Kafka). Stories by Richard Hughes (as Shane O'Shea and Greg Olivetti), Chic Stone, Pete Costanza, Joe Sinnott, and Paul Reinman. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #158
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 158

    Nemesis stars in "The Ghost That Lived!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Chic Stone). Also in this issue: "Legend of the Sea" reprint (script by Hughes as "Greg Olivetti," art by John Buscema) and "What Are You Going to Do With Your Future, Joe?" (script by Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by Hy Eisman). Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #159
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 159

    Nemesis stars in "Bring Back the Dead Chief!" Script by Richard Hughes (as "Shane O'Shea"), art by Chic Stone. Other stories include "We Belong to Different Worlds" (script by Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by Hy Eisman) and "A Dive To the Depths" (art by Pierce Rand). "Jay Kafka" cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #160
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 160
    • Centerfold detached.
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. Stories by Richard Hughes (as Shane O'Shea and Ace Aquila), Chic Stone, Pete Costanza, and Johnny Craig. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #161
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 161
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. Stories by Richard Hughes (as himself and as Kurato Osaki), Zev Zimmer, Chic Stone, Pete Costanza and George Klein. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. $0.12. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #162
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 162

    Nemesis stars in "Lost Souls!" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Chic Stone). Other stories in this issue: "First Ship in Space" (script by Pierce Rand, art by Leo Morey) and "The Strange Slot-Machine!" (script by Hughes as "Kurato Osaki," art by Pete Costanza). Stone cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #163
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 163
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Nemesis stars in "The Curious Case of Kayo Casey" (script by Richard Hughes as "Shane O'Shea," art by Chic Stone). Other stories include "Yessir, They'll Worship Me Up There!" (script by Hughes as "Ace Aquila," art by Pete Costanza) and "The Grim Glass!" Kurt Schaffenberger (as "Lou Wahl") cover. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #165
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 165

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger. Stories by Richard Hughes (as Shane O'Shea), Chic Stone, John Buscema, and Pete Costanza. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #166
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 166

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Chic Stone. Stories by Richard Hughes (as Shane O'Shea and as himself), Chic Stone, John Rosenberger, and Paul Reinman. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #168
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 168
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger (as Lou Wahl). Stories by Richard Hughes (as Shane O'Shea, Kurato Osaki, and Ace Aquila), Chic Stone, Paul Reinman, Steve Ditko, and Sal Trapani. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #171
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 171

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Kurt Schaffenberger (as Lou Wahl and Bob Standish). Stories by Richard Hughes (as Ace Aquila), Pete Costanza, Tom Hickey, Chic Stone, and Paul Reinman. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #172
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 172
    • Centerfold detached at one staple.

    "The Ghost That Trembled" (script by Richard Hughes as "Greg Olivetti," art by Edd Ashe); "The Curious Camera," "The Other Presence!"; "They Called Him Crazy!"; and "The Right Man!" (script by Kermit Lundgren, art by Chic Stone). Statement of ownership--average print run 318,399; average paid circulation 155,102. Kurt Schaffenberger cover (as "Lou Wahl"). Cover price $0.12.

  • Issue #173
    Adventures into the Unknown (1948 ACG) 173
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
    • From the John G. Fantucchio collection, but comic does not include a certificate of authenticity.

    Edited by Richard E. Hughes. Cover by Edvard Moritz. Stories by Richard Hughes (as Sven Larsen and Shane OShea, and as himself), Sal Trapani, Pete Costanza, Paul Reinman, and George Wilhelms. Spine-chilling tales of suspense, horror, and the supernatural—prepare yourself for Adventures into the Unknown! 36 pages, full color. Cover price $0.12.