FAMOUS MONSTERS OF FILMLAND
ISSUE No 9
(Vol 1, No 9)
COVER ART by BASIL GOGOS;
The Head of the House of Usher, Vincent Price.
6 DEAR MONSTER
Is our face read?! This is the place where YOU the readers get even with the Editor and Publisher for things we did and said in past issues.
8 THE SHIP OF THINGS TO COME
A galleon loaded to the gun-holes with reports about new and future creature, monster, thing and beast pictures planned or completed.
20 YOU AXED FOR IT
Special Request Stills from MAD LOVE, FLASH GORDON, I MARRIED A WITCH and other Rarities.
22 LUGOSI’S SECRET TERROR
He could handle Zombies, take Bats in his stride, outstare a Werewolf—but what Strange Power did the Woman with Yellow Eyes exert over Bela?
28 THE WINTER, SPRING, SUMMER AND FALL OF THE HOUSE OF USHER
Witch Man, Poe Man, Big Man or Creep, a nite in this house and you’ll lose a week’s sleep!
34 THE PHANTOM STRIKES AGAIN
Lon Chaney’s Masterpiece, THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA, told for your reading pleasure with rare photographs.
46 IT CAN HAPPEN TO YOU!
America’s weirdest artist shows us what the true Monster- Lover will look like in a few years.
48 MONSTER CLUB
Frankenstein, Dracula, the Mummy, Invisible Man, Dr. Jekyll, Mr. Hyde and Spike Jones’ Kids are all Members—how about YOU? Discover thru this Department that Life Can Be BOOtiful!
50 MONSTER MARKET PLACE
Creep right up and get your Incredible Shrunken Giant . . . the world’s shortest Long Play record Masks for Halloween . . . Books for Beastniks . . .films for your own Home Horror Show! Select from the Worlds Greatest Collection of Unusual Items, many made in Transylvania!
66 THE SCREAM TEST
Can you take it? So take it! But don’t let us know your score because Igor might get sore that you know more about Monster Movies than he does!