(May 1957)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Chipiden Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
4 Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Some information for this issue supplied by the Atlas/Timely list.


Man in Grey (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction

Wheels of Doom! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-826

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
Two old men find that they lose forty years when they ride motorcycles.

Someone in the Flames (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-807

Genre:
crime; jungle
Synopsis:
A man thinks that he can control the Indians who work a plantation in Central America and take it over by posing as their god. It would have worked if the current owner of the plantation hadn't already implemented the idea.

The Girl Who Didn't Exist! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks:
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-816

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A man falls in love with the ghost of a woman waiting for a sailor to put into port.

Run for Your Life (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks:
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-776

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A man uses black magic to disguise himself as the police chief who is holding his son prisoner in order to free him. When the real chief finds out, he orders the man be shot on site and his guards figure that he is still the disguised fugitive so they shoot him.

Sir Archibald (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
H-721

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints:

The Hidden Hex! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Sam Kweskin
Inks:
Sam Kweskin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L855

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
When bad luck plagues a farm owned by a man who refuses to have hex symbols painted anywhere on the property, his hired hand cuts the crops into a symbol which wards away the evil omens.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Tess Goldberg
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Right hand column of 2nd text story page.

The Man in Grey! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-827

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man goes back in time to provide the missing element in a formula, but he mistakes the building's janitor for the scientist.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Man in Grey
  2. 1. Wheels of Doom!
  3. 2. Someone in the Flames
  4. 3. The Girl Who Didn't Exist!
  5. 4. Run for Your Life
  6. 5. Sir Archibald
  7. 6. The Hidden Hex!
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
  9. 8. The Man in Grey!
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