(December 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:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
typeset

I Switched Bodies (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
An old scientist invents a machine that can transpose minds into other bodies but he makes the mistake of picking as his victim an ex-con on the way to meet with his parole officer.

He Came From Nowhere (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Time-traveling government agents go back to the past in order to duel it out over a scientist's work.

TV Invasion (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-452

Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #37 (August 1955) [originally titled "The Hero"]

Prison Without Bars (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A criminal is set free from jail if he agrees to a form of behavioral control by hypnotism ala "A Clockwork Orange".

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics,Vol 25, No. 8, August 2014.

The Unseen (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mac Pakula
Inks:
Mac Pakula
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Invisible visitors to Earth arrive in a flying saucer.

The Perfect Hideout (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A fleeing dictator thinks he will hide out on an island and then fly back to the mainland when his pursuers have given up looking for him, but his associates have drained the plane of fuel.

Indexer Notes

Art ID from Gary Watson; confirmed by atlastales.com. Previously tentatively credited to Paul Reinman.

The Swirling Mist! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Joe Sinnott
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-575

Genre:
detective-mystery; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man finds himself on a steamboat that transports him through time.

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics,Vol 25, No. 8, August 2014.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. I Switched Bodies
  3. 2. He Came From Nowhere
  4. 3. TV Invasion
  5. 4. Prison Without Bars
  6. 5. The Unseen
  7. 6. The Perfect Hideout
  8. 7. The Swirling Mist!
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  • Nick Caputo
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  • Tony R. Rose
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