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Scans by Cimm from the Kozmo Collection.
Issue: #56
Published: October 1953, Price: 0.10 USD, Pages: 36, Editing: L. B. Cole
Color: Color Dimensions: Standard Silver Age US Paper Stock: Binding: Saddle-stitched Publishing Format:
Notes: Indicia reads: Shocking Mystery Cases is published quarterly by Star Publications, Inc. at 8 Lord Street, Buffalo 10, N.Y. Editorial Office: 545 Fifth Avenue, New York 1, N.Y. Entered as second class matter at the post office at Buffalo, N.Y. under the Act of March 3, 1879. Printed in U.S.A. copyright 1953 by STAR Publications, Inc. Price 10c per copy, 12 issues $1.20. All character and incidents described or depicted in stories except those based on history or fact are fictitious and any similarity to person sliving or dead is purely coincidental. No. 56 Oct 1953.
 Comic Contents:
Cover (1 page) The Chase!!
Credits: Pencils: L. B. Cole (signed)

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Comic Story (6 pages) The Chase..!
Synopsis: Accountant Finsten Yohl steals from racketeer Matt Browder, but can't escape both the police and Browder's henchmen.
Genre: Crime
Characters: Finsten A. Yohl Chesley Mr. Granitt Matt Browder Benny Chedwick Ape Fred Warden

Text Story (2 pages) Death On Broadway..
Synopsis: Three outlaws shoot Solly Moss while robbing the Mayfair Bar. Two are captured and sentenced to death, the third is never caught.
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Genre: Crime
Characters: Milton Shaket John Reilly Benjamin [Red] Stein Solly Moss Samuel Hopkins Morris Burnstein Arthur Green Thomas Colgan John Healy Louis Fields Police Commissioner Wallander Deputy Chief Inspector Conrad Rothengast Lt. Walter Henning

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Comic Story (9 pages) Wicked Cheat...
Synopsis: Immigrant Lina Vanishyn quits her job at a diner and joins Pete and Lon in a confidence racket. Pete and Lon furnish her with an unknown drug that makes her victims agree to whatever she suggests.
Genre: Crime
Characters: Lina Vanishyn [Rose Longo] Pete Lon Mrs. Bishoff Jan Kuppel

Comic Story (10 pages) The Hand of Crime...
Synopsis: Hank Victor finds he is unable to use his right hand after shooting his brother, Red, unless he keeps it concealed in a black silk glove.
Genre: Crime
Characters: Henry Lee Victor [Hank Harry G. Benedict] [Red] Victor Beth Sam Casper

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