(March 1954)

Marvel, 1951 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:
Chipiden Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age and Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Burgos credit from atlastales.com and Michael J. Vassallo per credits in Atlas Era: Strange Tales #3. Saltarella previously credited Jack Katz.

The Last Stop (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks:
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-930

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Eddie; Mamie
Synopsis:
When a gangster carries out a mob hit, he unintentionally catches his wife and children in the crossfire.
Reprints:

Guinea Pig (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Katz (signed)
Inks:
Jack Katz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-970

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Milo; Henkel; Hyzx; Zxh
Synopsis:
When a scientist rockets his assistant into space, aliens capture the craft and inject the man with a serum that increases his strength and drives him mad. They send the rocket back the way it came and the assistant kills the scientist.
Reprints:

The Busybody (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
D-992

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mrs. Miller; Jean Matsen; Fred Johnson; Harold Trimble; Carolyn Harris
Synopsis:
A cruel landlady steals her tenant's mail to trick her into doing extra chores, but when she eats chocolates sent to the girl she finds out too late that they were poisoned by a jealous lover.
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A Grave Mistake (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta [as T DiPreta] (signed)
Inks:
Tony DiPreta [as T DiPreta] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-928

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Blackie Barnes
Synopsis:
A gangster makes a union out of gravediggers and when he calls a strike to force the relatives to bury their own dead, the corpses bury him.
Reprints:

To the Stars! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carmine Infantino
Inks:
Jack Abel ?; Gil Kane ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-914

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ron Landon; Flo Landon; Arthur Landon; Millie Landon; Lon Landon
Synopsis:
In 1980 men build a colony on the moon.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Gil Kane Inks credit from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Strange Tales (Marvel, 2007 Series) #3. Possible Abel inks also per Michael J. Vassallo:

http://timely-atlas-comics.blogspot.com/2013/04/carmine-infantino-1925-2...

It Could Be You (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-937

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
This story postulates that the reader has been equipped with a bomb and a posthypnotic suggestion by aliens to blow up the president.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Last Stop
  3. 2. Guinea Pig
  4. 3. The Busybody
  5. 4. A Grave Mistake
  6. 5. To the Stars!
  7. 6. It Could Be You
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  • Steve Dasinger
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