(August 1957)

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

The Woman Who Played with Dolls (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?

Reprints:

Where There's Smoke (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Synopsis:
A smoker finds a blend of tobacco that makes his dreams come true, but his wife sells some to a customer who has a nightmare about the tobacco seller being lost in the darkest depths of Africa.

The Woman Who Played with Dolls (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Doxsee
Inks:
Richard Doxsee
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-127

Synopsis:
A wealthy woman shrinks people who try to rob her and plays with them in a doll house.

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

The Phony! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marvin Stein
Inks:
Marvin Stein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-139

Synopsis:
A man who invents fake tales for profit runs into a real adventure that he can't tell because everyone thinks of him as a phony.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Behind the Mask! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
Jay Scott Pike
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-126

Synopsis:
A man in his sixties pays a doctor ten thousand dollars for a mask that will allow him to look younger in order to court a woman in her twenties, but the end of the story reveals that she is also an older person who has paid for such a mask.

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

The New Pupil (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
K-382

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colin; Mr. Plum; Gertrude
Synopsis:
A dull teacher earns accolades by accidentally helping capture a Martian criminal.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Don't Turn Around! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-83

Synopsis:
A man thinks that his invention to bring forth people from the past is a failure, but it actually worked to scare away two crooks who were intent on robbing him while he was knocked out.

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

The Curiosity of Mr. Catt! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-137

Synopsis:
A man rents the apartment of a murderer and begins to adopt his mannerisms.

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Woman Who Played with Dolls
  2. 1. Where There's Smoke
  3. 2. The Woman Who Played with Dolls
  4. 3. The Phony!
  5. 4. Behind the Mask!
  6. 5. The New Pupil
  7. 6. Don't Turn Around!
  8. 7. The Curiosity of Mr. Catt!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Bill Borre
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann