(April 1958)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Chipiden Publishing Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age and Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Distributed to newstands in November 1957. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

Information on this issue supplied by Tom Lammers and the Atlas/Timely discussion list. Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.


The Girl Who Walked Thru Stone! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dirk Follery; Lialda

The Girl Who Walked Thru Stone! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ruben Moreira
Inks:
Ruben Moreira
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-256

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dirk Rollery; Lialda
Synopsis:
A miner caves in the shaft he works to aid a beautiful girl from an underground kingdom. No one believes him and he is jailed, but the girl returns in a digging machine to rescue him.

The Man Nobody Knew! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-287

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Tom Thurty; Jack Mallory; Mary Hicks; Floyd Birke; Bat Parson; Burt Peters; Frank Blaine
Synopsis:
The obituary editor of a newspaper sees events before they happen. The source of his abilities his found after he turns in his last story, when his replacement discovers the obituary he wrote for himself years previously.

The Invaders! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Werner Roth
Inks:
Werner Roth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-322

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Rul; Garth
Synopsis:
An undersea invasion is foiled when their scouting expedition is confused by their contemptuous reception from an old woman who takes them for actors.

Filled With Hate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Angelo Torres
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-410

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Josef
Synopsis:
An old zoo-keeper instinctively recognizes the evil in a new specimen. It is an alien sent to turn the animals against humans, but it is killed by the zoo's gorilla, the animal closest to humans.

It Happened That Night (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Herb Familton
Inks:
Herb Familton
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-84

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
George Bowers
Synopsis:
A skeptical man mocks an Indian mystic, but he is convinced by a terrifying illusion in which he gains the ability to see the coming of death.

The Window (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
B-959

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Howard Stevens
Synopsis:
A lawyer's hotel window looks out on an alien landscape, allowing him to discover the Martian plan to conquer Earth.
Reprints:

Alone in the Night! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-289

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Characters:
Fred Standish; Nora Nichols
Synopsis:
A thief seduces a rich young woman alone on a moored yacht. When he tries to rob her safe he finds the yacht drifting out to sea. The woman waves goodbye from the dock, explaining that she too was a thief, cursed to stay aboard for five years until someone took her place.

Indexer Notes

Inker credit of Dick Giordano ? removed based on information from Tom Lammers and the Atlas/Timely discussion list.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Girl Who Walked Thru Stone!
  2. 1. The Girl Who Walked Thru Stone!
  3. 2. The Man Nobody Knew!
  4. 3. The Invaders!
  5. 4. Filled With Hate
  6. 5. It Happened That Night
  7. 6. The Window
  8. 7. Alone in the Night!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Henry R. Kujawa
  • Thomas G. Lammers