(January 1957)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
20th Century Comic Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee?
Color:
4 Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

They Lurk in the Cave! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Inside the Furnace! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks:
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K678

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A man goes back in time and robs himself.
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The Black Boxes! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Job Number:
K877

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
In the year 1958, when ICBMs become a reality, mysterious black boxes appear in the sky which render them ineffectual.

The Unknown Ones! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks:
Al Williamson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K824

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A lovesick space explorer finds another love in a Martian princess who gives up her claim to the throne to be with him.

They Lurk in the Cave! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Werner Roth
Inks:
Werner Roth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K774

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man thinks himself a failure until he helps a galactic policeman foil a criminal plot.
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Indexer Notes

Credit information from www.atlastales.com.

Loony House (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan ?
Inks:
Gene Colan ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-894

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Doyle Fairless; Sandy Clark
Synopsis:
A man is thought mad for designing underground homes, until everyone moves underground and surface-dwellers are thought mad.
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Indexer Notes

Text story with illustrations.

He Can't Lose! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K921

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
In the year 2145 the Communists and western nations compete in Olympic games in order to determine economic spoils as nuclear war would be too devastating. The Communists cheat and use a robot, but are discovered and disqualified.

The Strange Power of Mr. Dunn! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K751

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A man develops a cell growth formula to help out his carnival-owner friend as an attraction.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. They Lurk in the Cave!
  2. 1. Inside the Furnace!
  3. 2. The Black Boxes!
  4. 3. The Unknown Ones!
  5. 4. They Lurk in the Cave!
  6. 5. Loony House
  7. 6. He Can't Lose!
  8. 7. The Strange Power of Mr. Dunn!
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