(August 1954)

Marvel, 1949 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:
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

It Came From Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Harry Anderson
Inks:
Harry Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Lonely Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The son of a cyclops is very lonely so he goes around pan-handling for friends. Since the look of a cyclops is fatal, he never keeps friends for very long as he has this one bad habit of taking off his sunglasses in order to get a better look at them.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Beware (Marvel, 1973 series) #7 (March 1974)

Murdock's Brain! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Murdock invents a serum that will preserve his brain even though his body appears dead because he hopes to avoid atomic war that is impending. Peace breaks out and scientific advances occur that allow immortality, but Murdock lies in a coffin appearing dead but really just thinking, immobile.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Sinister Tales (Alan Class, 1964 series) #189
  • in Weird Wonder Tales (Marvel, 1973 series) #2 (February 1974)

The Death of Me! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sy Moskowitz
Inks:
Sy Moskowitz
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A man comes to the realization that the reflections that gaze out at us from mirrors are actually murderous beings from a different dimension that wish to usurp our place. He breaks all mirrors and tries to warn people but they put him in an asylum. He gives the story to a reporter who knocks over a pitcher of water as he leaves the man's cell. The evil reflection reaches out of the puddle and strangles him.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Dead of Night (Marvel, 1973 series) #4 (June 1974)

It Came from Nowhere (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Doug Wildey
Inks:
Doug Wildey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Aliens from space wish to conquer Earth, but when they land, temperatures are too high for them and they melt into a blob-like creature.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Sinister Tales (Alan Class, 1964 series) #189
  • in Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1972 series) #14

The Graves That Moved (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The victims of a slumlord's unsafe living conditions fly their coffins to the man's lawn. He attempts to flee, but the coffins hem him in and bury him alive.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Uncanny Tales (Marvel, 1973 series) #2
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. It Came From Nowhere!
  2. 1. The Lonely Man
  3. 2. Murdock's Brain!
  4. 3. The Death of Me!
  5. 4. It Came from Nowhere
  6. 5. The Graves That Moved
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Gary Henderson
  • Bill Borre
  • Ethan Hoddes
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael J. Vassallo
  • Jim Walls