(March 1957)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Olympia Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Wax Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett ?
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Characters:
The Wax Man from the first story.

Indexer Notes

Colors: Stan Goldberg states himself.

The Wax Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Inks:
Richard Doxsee ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-219

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A scientist phones in a news scoop to the Daily Bugle.

Who Goes There! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks:
Robert Q. Sale ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-144

Genre:
horror-suspense

Secret of the Glittering Glob (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Chris Rule
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-172

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Man Who Wasn't! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-221

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Anti-communism story.

Scrambled Eggs (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
H-107

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Eye That's Never Shut! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-280

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Day of the Wreck! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-300

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Teen boy lovingly restores old automobile with female name, which then tries to kill the girlfriend it sees as a rival.

Indexer Notes

Plot similarities to Stephen King's Christine (1983).

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Wax Man!
  2. 1. The Wax Man!
  3. 2. Who Goes There!
  4. 3. Secret of the Glittering Glob
  5. 4. The Man Who Wasn't!
  6. 5. Scrambled Eggs
  7. 6. The Eye That's Never Shut!
  8. 7. The Day of the Wreck!
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