(December 1953)

Marvel, 1953 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

The Human Torch Returns (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Burgos art credit is from Atlas Tales (http://www.atlastales.com/sI/4807), accessed 29 March 2010 and Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Heroes Volume One.

The Return of...the Human Torch (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Russ Heath; Carl Burgos (see notes)
Inks:
Russ Heath; Carl Burgos (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-336

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Torch's last appearance was in Marvel Mystery Comics #92 (June 1949).
Chapman credit from Martin O'Hearn.Burgos drew the Torch figure on the splash page.

A Traitor Among Us (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos ?
Inks:
Carl Burgos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9001

Genre:
adventure
Reprints:

Back From the Dead! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita; Mort Lawrence (see notes)
Inks:
John Romita; Mort Lawrence ? (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-337

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (reintroduction); Bucky (reintroduction); Red Skull (origin retold)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lawrence drew the first panel of the splash page. The Lawrence inks per Atlas Tales (http://www.atlastales.com/sI/4807), accessed 29 March 2010.

Captain America last appeared in Captain America's Weird Tales #74. In retroactive continuity these characters became Captain America IV and Bucky III

[The Sub-Mariner Returns] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett ?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
D-343

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Betty Dean
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

last Sub-Mariner appearance was in Marvel Mystery Comics #92 (June 1949)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Human Torch Returns
    Human Torch
  2. 1. The Return of...the Human Torch
    Human Torch
  3. 2. A Traitor Among Us
  4. 3. Back From the Dead!
    Captain America
  5. 4. [The Sub-Mariner Returns]
    Sub-Mariner
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