Page for page replica of the May, 1942 issue of The Spider Magazine.
The Pied Piper of Hamelin piped the town's children to doom, so did the weird, compelling music of the Death Piper lure the people of Martinsville to suicide, singly at first and later... in a mad stampede! Could Richard Wentworth, almost enslaved by the ghastly music, assume the Spider's role and fight the overwhelming forces of the monster called the Piper?
Plus, "Encore for the Killer" -- An Exciting Ed Race Adventure by Emile C. Tepperman
The Masked Marksman, vaudeville's beloved revolver expert, goes trouble-shooting -- with his famous .45's cocked -- for a gang of bookies all set to win a high stake not on race horses -- but on fresh corpses!