Published September-October 1951
Cover art by Albert B. Feldstein. Warts So Horrible?–The Witch’s Cauldron!, script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Graham Ingels; Two nephews attempt to grave rob their miser uncle at midnight for a diamond ring that he had buried with him; the corpse seizes them and re-buries all. Forbidden Fruit–The Vault of Horror!, script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Joe Orlando; Two passengers from a downed plane wash up on an island where the only food appears to be fruit that grows on a tree enclosed behind a stockade; The previous occupant tells them from behind the wall that eating the fruit will make their skin rot off. The Age-Old Story!–Haunt of Fear, script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Jack Kamen; A young woman marries a biologist in his 50s for his money but quickly tires of him; She gets him to fork over all his dough and then tells him she’s leaving him for a younger man. Gorilla’s Paw!–The Crypt of Terror, script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Jack Davis. 36 pgs. $0.10. Cover price $0.10.
Content Haunt of Fear • Warts So Horrible? • Witch’s Cauldron • Forbidden Fruit • Vault of Horror • Genius • Letters page • Old Witch’s Niche • Age-Old Story! • Haunt of Fear • Gorilla’s Paw! • Crypt of Terror
Artists Al Feldstein cover, editor, inker, penciler, writer • Graham Ingels inker, penciler • Jack Davis inker, penciler • Jack Kamen inker, penciler • Joe Orlando inker, penciler • Marie Severin colorist