With the second installment we move to issue #2 which, like it's predecessor, greeted readers with a monster mask right on the cover!
First, what is this mask? It looks like a devil, must be a devil? The answer, which would be revealed in future issues of Famous Monsters, is "No". According to this ad it's a Werewolf...
|Werewolf Photograph Ad|
|8x10 Werewolf Photograph|
The hands were Topstone Monster Hands which would make their Famous Monsters debut in issue #2. These classic hands would be offered in many more issues to come over the years.
|The Original Monster Hand Ad|
|VXX-FX Devilman! Mask|
While this doesn't entirely wrap up the mystery of the Werewolf / Devilman! mask, let's continue on and take a look at what other monster mask delights await in issue two...
On page 55 readers were greeted with the first monster mask ad to ever grace the pages of Famous Monsters of Filmland magazine. For the very first time, a kid could order a rubber monster mask from the pages of FM magazine. Would the world ever be the same again?
|Famous Monsters #2 - Page 60|
|Want Your Own Hollywood Monster Mask? Yes Please!|