#17 One for the Money
Published June 1953
Cover art by Johnny Craig. Al Williamson article by Albert B. Feldstein. “Touch and Go!”, script by Ray Bradbury and Johnny Craig (adaptation), art by Johnny Craig; Acton had killed Arthur Huxley and now tried to remove any clue that he had been at Huxley’s home and had committed the crime; But his fixation with eliminating evidence of his presence had its consequences; Adapted from the short story “Touch and Go” (later retitled “The Fruit at the bottom of the Bowl”) by Ray Bradbury. “One for the Money,” script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Jack Kamen; A shameless gold-digger ends up paying for her sins in a roundabout way. “Big Blow!” text story by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Marie Severin. “Fired!”, script by Albert B. Feldstein, pencils by Al Williamso, inks by Al Williamson and Frank Frazetta (as Fritz); As the owner of a cattle ranch, Patricia is getting lonely and longs for a man; That man is Roy Willis, a ranch hand who talks her into making him foreman. “Two for the Show!”, script by Albert B. Feldstein, art by Bill Elder; A man murder his wife and packs her body into a trunk; He takes the trunk on a train and secretly exchanges it with another, identical trunk. 36 pgs., full color. Cover price $0.10.