Wyatt Blassingame must have something going for him -- Ramble House is up to Volume 4 of his horror stories while the best of the other loons at Dancing Tuatara Press have barely had two! Maybe it's because no one else could write a weird menace yarn like Blassingame. Just check out the titles of his stories and you'll see why he stands out when it comes to trolling the depths of depravity. They Thirst by Night, Dime Mystery Magazine, June 1935 Gods Never Die, Terror Tales, May 1936 And Only Death Shall Save! Terror Tales, March-April 1937 The Prince of Pain, Dime Mystery Magazine, February 1938 The Invisible Horror, Terror Tales, July 1935 Mistress of Terror, Dime Mystery Magazine, May 1935 Dictator of the Damned, Dime Mystery Magazine, February 1935 Dark Child of Doom, Terror Tales, January 1935 The Blank Face of Horror, Thrilling Mystery, March 1937 The Corroding Death, The Scorpion, April-May 1939 As always, John Pelan lays the foundation for the collection in his introduction and Gavin O'Keefe sets the scene for debauchery of the first order with his cover art.
Used availability for Wyatt Blassingame's Mistress of Terror and Other Stories
June 2014 : USA Hardback
June 2014 : USA Paperback