(September 1953)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

A Night at Dragmoor Castle! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Christopher Rule ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

A Night in Dragmoor Castle!! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-643

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A thief meets a girl who works as a maid at a castle and convinces her to help him rob the place so that they can acquire enough money to return to America together. He doesn't love her and is just manipulating her, but she says she loves him and agrees to leave the door open late at night. The thief encounters the lord of the castle and draws his gun on him. The girl offers to hide him in the castle tower and he finds himself locked in. What the man doesn't realize is that all the castle occupants, including the girl, are ghosts.
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Indexer Notes

Cover story. Writer credit per M. Vassalo.

The Lost Continent (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
D-78

Genre:
horror-suspense
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A Witch in Love (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Inks:
Dick Briefer (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-722

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A witch who has never seen a man before leaves the forest for the nearby town at night only to mistakenly fall in love with a statue in the town square.
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All About Mars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pablo Ferro (signed)
Inks:
Pablo Ferro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-989

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An ugly man decides to build a rocket to take him to Mars but the Martians are even more repulsive then he is so they flee from him in disgust.
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The Sight of the Ghost! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks:
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-679

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A ghost in the forest comes across a boy trapped in a pit, but everyone who sees him is to frightened to lend aid. Eventually he comes across a trio of people singing who are not afraid of him in the slightest and they have a rope. They rescue the boy and take him home. The ghost is gratified to have met such sensible people. The trio go on their way and what the ghost doesn't realize is that they are mental patients who used the rope to escape from their insane asylum.
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The Strange Boy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Goldfarb (signed)
Inks:
Ed Goldfarb (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-652

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A greedy couple gain custody of a small boy who survives a fire in hope of extracting a reward from relatives when they are located. It turns out the boy is an alien being which can read thoughts and when his parents arrive they kill the greedy couple and rejuvenate the old drunk who lives in a shack to a youthful body as a reward since he had befriended the boy.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Night at Dragmoor Castle!
  2. 1. A Night in Dragmoor Castle!!
  3. 2. The Lost Continent
  4. 3. A Witch in Love
  5. 4. All About Mars
  6. 5. The Sight of the Ghost!
  7. 6. The Strange Boy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann