(April 1956)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Canam Publishers Sales 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)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist credits from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 2008 Series) #4.

The Flame That Burned a Thousand Years! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man buys an incense burner that causes misfortune if the flame is allowed to burn down.
Reprints:

There'll Be Some Changes Made (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H 858

Synopsis:
A poor man resents the wealth of an ancestor until he builds a machine that can transport the money through time and space and he realizes that continental currency is useless to him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from Nick Caputo, in http://nick-caputo.blogspot.com/2011/11/who-authored-ditko.html

The Fabulous Traveler! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Charles F. Miller
Inks:
Charles F. Miller
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-815

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A librarian mistakenly receives a book detailing a factual journey to Mars.
Reprints:

["Ownership Statement"] (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.34 page (report information)

Trick or Treat (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-94

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Meddler! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks:
Bill Benulis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-861

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An inventor works upon developing a suspended animation pill but then has a dream which convinces him to abandon the experiment.
Reprints:

The Man Who Had No Friends! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks:
Gray Morrow ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-850

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Davy Jones is lonely and so sets out to befriend a group of pirates.
Reprints:

Footprints from Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-894

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The first manned rocket to the moon discovers a robot has already made the trip.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Artist credits from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 2008 Series) #4 and Atlas Tales.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Flame That Burned a Thousand Years!
  3. 2. There'll Be Some Changes Made
  4. 3. The Fabulous Traveler!
  5. 4. ["Ownership Statement"]
  6. 5. Trick or Treat
  7. 6. The Meddler!
  8. 7. The Man Who Had No Friends!
  9. 8. Footprints from Nowhere!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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