(April 1954)

Marvel, 1940 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:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Inks:
Carl Burgos (signed)
Colors:
?

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

["Torch, flame on! It's our only chance!"] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Job Number:
E-115

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Betty Wilson; Chief Wilson; "Dr. Felix Codrey" (Introduction, Death)
Synopsis:
A soviet spy steals plans for an atomic hand blaster and creates one that gets confused with toys he has created for decoys. The Torch buys it when looking for a present for a poor boy. The spy falls to his death in battle with Torch and Toro at an industrial plant.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Burgos redrew the figures of the Torch and Toro throughout the story. The original art revealed Burgos' paste-ups over Ayers original drawings, as noted in Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Heroes Volume Two.

["Hurray, Professor, this is a wonderful find!"] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Job Number:
E-130

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Chief Wilson; Betty Wilson
Reprints:
Keywords:
dinosaurs

Indexer Notes

Burgos redrew the figures of the Torch and Toro throughout the story. The original art revealed Burgos' paste-ups over Ayers original drawings, as noted in Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Heroes Volume Two.

Voodoo Magic (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
8276

Reprints:

["I can't explain it, Peter..."] (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-139

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Sam Hooker; Peter Matson; Anna
Reprints:

["One step closer, Torch, and da kid gets it!"] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed); Carl Burgos (see notes)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Job Number:
E-160

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Toro [Thomas Raymond]; Betty Wilson; Joseph Carlisle; Dan Carlisle; The Ape (introduction, death)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Burgos redrew the figures of the Torch and Toro throughout the story. The original art revealed Burgos' paste-ups over Ayers original drawings, as noted in Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Heroes Volume Two.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Human Torch
  2. 1. ["Torch, flame on! It's our only chance!"]
    Human Torch
  3. 2. ["Hurray, Professor, this is a wonderful find!"]
    Human Torch
  4. 3. Voodoo Magic
  5. 4. ["I can't explain it, Peter..."]
    Sub-Mariner
  6. 5. ["One step closer, Torch, and da kid gets it!"]
    Human Torch
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose