Swamp creatures are nothing new in comics, even back in the 1950s. Add in leeches, an evil scientist and more than a few panels depicting college co-eds in bondage, however, and you have a tale “worthy” of one of the more tawdry crime/horror titles of the Golden Age: Trojan’s Crime Mysteries.
The 13 Days Of Halloween continue with our grisliest guilty-pleasure tale yet, “Dead Woman’s Swamp.” The story, drawn by Myron Flass, originally appeared in Crime Mysteries #12 (Trojan Magazines, March 1954).
Yeah … who needs science anyway. Just a bunch of trouble if you ask me. And … wait a minute. Is that corpse still rotting in the back seat of their car?
Coming tomorrow: Another marriage ruined by vampirism!