(August 1956)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Western Fiction Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Handyman (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Everett inks per Nick Caputo, September 2012. Original indexer credited John Severin as possible inker.

Which World Is This? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J562

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

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

The Handy Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gray Morrow
Inks:
Gray Morrow
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J617

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Retold as V-532 "The Sorcerer" in Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 series) #78 (Mar 1962), per Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010..

Don't Leave Me Alone (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J637

Genre:
historical

Indexer Notes

Features fictional character Robinson Crusoe from The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner by Daniel Dafoe (London, 1719).

Fair Exchange! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard O'Donnell
Inks:
Howard O'Donnell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-686

Genre:
science fiction
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Tricky Travel (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
K-19

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Eli Twiddle; Mr. Hardy
Synopsis:
A travel agent has the ability to travel in his dreams, but eventually he grows out of it.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

The Man Who Framed the Future! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-767

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Order of sequences 6 and 7 reversed per Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010. Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics,Vol 25, No. 8, August 2014.

Unwanted (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sid Check
Inks:
Sid Check
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J772

Genre:
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Order of sequences 6 and 7 reversed per Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Handyman
  2. 1. Which World Is This?
  3. 2. The Handy Man
  4. 3. Don't Leave Me Alone
  5. 4. Fair Exchange!
  6. 5. Tricky Travel
  7. 6. The Man Who Framed the Future!
  8. 7. Unwanted
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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