September 6, 2011
A full-volume focus of reprints featuring Standard/Nedor/Better Publications longest-running & most successful costumed superhero, The BLACK TERROR!! 120 pages of nothing but vintage Black Terror tales taken from actual issues of EXCITING COMICS, AMERICA’S BEST, and BLACK TERROR; selected from the finest period in the strip’s history, the latter 1945-49 era. 13 classic stories in all: “Death At 8:30”; “The Nameless Men”; “Handicap To Murder”; The Eye of the Lady Serpent”; “Larceny In The Lighthouse”; “The Dream Maker”; “The Deadly Choice”; “The Kid Plays A Lone Hand”; “The Brute of the Bayou”; “The Lady Serpent Returns”, “The Plundering Pooch”; “The Quiz Crime”, and one untitled 1945 story. Artists include Rueben Moriera, Mort Meskin, Jerry Robinson, George Tuska, Mort Lawrence, Mike Suchorsky, George Roussos, Ralph Mayo and Sheldon Moldoff. Simply THE largest collection of Golden Age BLACK TERROR tales ever collected in a single volume. (Please note that this book is made up of material originally reprinted in various issues of AC Comics’ MEN OF MYSTERY, GOLDEN AGE GREATS, and BLACK’S TERROR TALES. ) 120 pages, black & white with color covers, standard comic book size; saddle-stitched. Printed in 2008.