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37 pages (September 1951); 5.4MB download
Shoulders of Giants; ISBN: SHGI-00059
Originally published by Ace, under the Unity Publishing Corp. The Beyond was one of those great really creepy pre-code horror comics. These comics are often called 'pre-code' horror in reference to the Comics Code of America, a censoring board created in response to the U.S. senate hearings on comic books and their linkage to teen delinquency. Coupled with Dr. Fredric Wertham's book 'Seduction of the Innocent', a public outcry against comics branded the horror genre as one of the worst offenders of the nations youth.
The main story is 'Sourge of the Scorpion Cult': It was a strange quest that brought Dr. Philip Marston and his lovely daughter, Celia to the Kaliki Village on the steaming Congo river, a quest that most assuredly would end either in benefiting humanity or death to the dauntless and determined Doctor. For the dangers were incalculable...