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                                                      FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND 
                                                                      ISSUE No 11
                                                                      (Vol 3, No 2)
                                                                       April 1961

 
                                             COVER ART:   MGM'S Gorgo, by Basis Gogos
 
 

4     FANG MAIL
       If the Tooth were known, We write all the letters Our­selves. Our Dentist has a lot of Pull in his 
       own office, but around here We fill all the cavities.

7     THE CHERRY TREE
       Chips & Tips from the Cherry Tree of Knowledge. The Chip of Tilings to Come in the Filmworld 
       of Horrordom as reported by the Father of His Country, Gorgo Woe- Shun-Tomb. (His Country: 
       Kongsylvania.)

24  GORGO THE GARGANTUAN
       Bigger than THE BEHEMOTH! Greater than GOD­ ZILLA!! Kolossaller than KING KONG!!!

14  SON OF MISTER MONSTER
       The Creatureful Career of Lon Chaney Jr.  No son could hope to overshadow the Master Shadow 
       of the Senior Chaney, King of the Shadow Screen, but his offspring has sprung to prominence 
       with many a telling characterization of his own. WOLFMAN, MUMMY, DRACULA, FRANKENSTEIN, 
       he's played them all—

32  THE SECRET THAT DR. JEKYLL COULDN'T HIDE
       The Whole Infamous Half A Century History of Dr. Jekyll’s Struggle with the Incarnation of Evil.

40  THE MACABRE PICTURES OF EDGAR ALLAN POE
       Fear... Terror ... Horror  . Despair—All Abound in the Darkly Poetic Works of Edgar Allan. Via the
       Rue Morgue to the House of Usher, stopping to pet a Black Cat along the way and admire a 
       Raven  in the window of a bird shop, we are taken on a cinematic tour (via Karloff & Lugosi) of 
       the fever dream domain of E. A. Poe by the internationally famous G. Scognamillo.

47  SCREAMS FROM CLUB   MEMBERS
       A roaring round-up of local FM Club News, Names, Advertisements & Photos of Club Members 
       who have made the change from Human to Monster.

52  MONSTER MARKET PLACE
       More in store for you at our Monster Store. Open 24 hours a day!

44  SPACEMEN COMING!
       Announcement of an exciting NEW magazine—by the Editors of FAMOUS MONSTERS.

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