Worlds of Fear #5

Fawcett

United States

Published
July 1952
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/224741

Credits

Editing
B. J. Heyman, Editor
 
Al Jetter, Art Editor
Management
Will Lieberson, Executive Editor

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Untitled Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Art
Sheldon Moldoff, line art
Colours
, colourist

Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. ? removed from art credits by Craig Delich 2013-8-3. Art credits confirmed by Moldoff per interview with P.C. Hammerlinck, found in Alter Ego #119 (August 2013).

Show/hide 1. Heartbeat House Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Bob Powell, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Doomsday (KG Murray, 1973 series) #20 ([April 1975?])
Heartbeat House
 
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #6 (September 1979) —Strange Suspense Stories
Heartbeat House

Synopsis

A doctor and a lawyer team up to poison and rob the old eccentric Augustus Uhr who collects strange clocks and timepieces. Little does the criminal duo know that there's a terrible secret behind those ever-ticking clocks.

Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.

Show/hide 2. The Devil Puppet Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Mike Sekowsky, penciller
 
Mike Sekowsky , inker
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #6 (September 1979) —Strange Suspense Stories
The Devil Puppet

Synopsis

Puppeteer Papa Pierre carves a puppet out of the wood of a hanging tree. One day "Jojo" starts moving by himself, with no good intentions.

Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Previous indexer suggested Sekowsky ? for inks as well.

Show/hide 3. The Horror in the Mirror Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
Otto Binder, author [as Eando Binder]
Art
, line art
Colours
, colourist
Text
, typeset

Synopsis

A magic mirror tells of the past and the future.

Notes

small illustration

Show/hide 4. The conqueror Worm Comic story, 10 pages

Featuring

Genre
Horror-suspense

Credits

Writing
, scripter
Art
Morris "Mo" Marcus, penciller
 
Rocco Mastroserio , inker [as Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio]
Colours
, colourist
Text
, letterer

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Super Giant (KG Murray, 1974 series) #17 ([September 1975?])
The Conqueror Worm
 
Australia
Planet Series 2 (Murray, 1979 series) #7 ([1979?]) —The Many Ghosts of Doctor Graves
The Conqueror Worm

Synopsis

Dr. Rypton steals a fresh body from a grave and is haunted and attacked by ghostly earthworms - for he has deprived them of their dinner.

Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. Previous indexer suggested Larry Woromay? for pencils and inks.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 61170

Index completed

  • 31/12/2019

Last updated

  • 31/12/2019