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(May 1955)

Marvel, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Black Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Burgos credits per Atlas Tales.

The Spoilers (Table of Contents)

Black Rider / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Christopher Rule
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Shores pencils per Atlas Tales. Previous indexer credited Dick Ayers. Previous indexed credited George Klein?.

The Return of the Spider (Table of Contents)

Black Rider / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Christopher Rule
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
The Spider (villain; death)

Indexer Notes

Shores pencils per Atlas Tales. Previous indexer credited Dick Ayers. Previous indexer credited George Klein?. It looks like the last few pages were inked by Al Eadeh (weird!).

Mesa By Moonlight (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
F-777

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Jim Hayden; Kip; Hank Beakett; Mr. Beakett; Mrs. Hayden; Miguel Valdez
Synopsis:
Two boys think a mysterious figure is a cattle rustler, but he's really a painter.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Brothers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Severin (signed)
Inks:
John Severin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda

Genre:
western-frontier

Death Leaves a Card (Table of Contents)

Black Rider / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Christopher Rule
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier

Indexer Notes

Shores pencils per Atlas Tales. Previous indexer credited Dick Ayers. Previous indexer credit George Klein?. Klein is a stalwart at Prize at this point in his career. It is very unlikely that he would be inking something at Atlas per JVJ.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Black Rider
  2. 1. The Spoilers
    Black Rider
  3. 2. The Return of the Spider
    Black Rider
  4. 3. Mesa By Moonlight
  5. 4. The Brothers
  6. 5. Death Leaves a Card
    Black Rider
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin