(March 1957)

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

["It's The 'Glacier-Man!' He's Alive!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Menace of the Humanoids (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
L233

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An engineer building the first satellite finds himself attacked by thugs in humanoid costumes.

King of the Glacier Men (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Williamson
Inks:
Ralph Mayo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L205

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A European dictator is exiled to the North where he becomes king of the glacier men.
Reprints:

The Men in the Mole! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L267

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Three men in a mole-like drilling device find a world underground populated by sorcerers.

Indexer Notes

Forte credit by Michael J. Vassallo , 2002-12-03 (Per Sandell ed.) Plot elements in common with At the Earth's Core by Edgar Rice Burroughs (Chicago, 1914).

The Ghost Wore Armor (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Forgione
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Job Number:
L274

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
An explorer looks to steal golden armor from the natives.

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

Lost in Time (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-76

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A painting of a Napoleonic victory parade is mysteriously linked to an eccentric inhabitant of modern Paris.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

Shangri-La (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Job Number:
L241

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A man makes it back from Shangri-La only to be informed that the man he spoke with, whom he takes to be mad, actually left for the valley four hundred years ago.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Features the hidden Tibetan land of Shangri-La from Lost Horizon by James Hilton (London, 1933).

The Puppets of Pierre Garou (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L126

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A puppeteer shrinks people who try to rob him and uses them in his show.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["It's The 'Glacier-Man!' He's Alive!"]
  2. 1. Menace of the Humanoids
  3. 2. King of the Glacier Men
  4. 3. The Men in the Mole!
  5. 4. The Ghost Wore Armor
  6. 5. Lost in Time
  7. 6. Shangri-La
  8. 7. The Puppets of Pierre Garou
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