CONTENTS

Introduction: What's in a Name? • essay by Karl Edward Wagner
The Yougoslaves • (1986) • novelette by Robert Bloch
Tight Little Stitches in a Dead Man's Back • (1986) • shortstory by Joe R. Lansdale
Apples • (1986) • shortstory by Ramsey Campbell
Dead White Women • (1986) • shortstory by William F. Wu
Crystal • (1986) • shortstory by Charles L. Grant
Retirement • (1986) • shortstory by Ron Leming
The Man Who Did Tricks With Glass • (1986) • shortstory by Ron Wolfe
Bird in a Wrought Iron Cage • (1986) • shortstory by John Alfred Taylor
The Olympic Runner • (1986) • novelette by Dennis Etchison
Take the "A" Train • [Dennis Cassady] • (1986) • shortstory by Wayne Allen Sallee
The Foggy, Foggy Dew • (1986) • shortstory by Joel Lane
The Godmother • (1986) • shortstory by Tina Rath
"Pale Trembling Youth" • (1986) • shortstory by W. H. Pugmire and Jessica Amanda Salmonson (aka "Pale, Trembling Youth")
Red Light • (1986) • novelette by David J. Schow
In the Hour Before Dawn • (1986) • shortstory by Brad Strickland
Necros • (1986) • shortstory by Brian Lumley
Tattoos • (1986) • novelette by Jack Dann
Acquiring a Family • (1986) • novelette by R. Chetwynd-Hayes