(February 1951)

Marvel, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Won’t You Step Into My Parlor…?/The Strangers!/No Escape!/The Creeping Vine! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos? (main image and panels)
Inks:
Carl Burgos? (main image and panels)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Colors: Stan Goldberg states himself.

The Stranger (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7773

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A scientist invents a formula for eternal life, but it doesn't work and produces monsters instead.

The Creeping Vine (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Bellman
Inks:
Allen Bellman (?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7739

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A story motif similar to "Little Shop of Horrors"

No Escape (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7762

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A poor man who shares identical looks with a rich man murders his butler and acquires his job after donning a disguise in order to study the mannerisms of the wealthy man. After completing his study, he murders the wealthy man and takes his place. He finds out that the man had a history of mental imbalance after his cousin and lawyer commit him to an insane asylum.

Out Of The Past (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
5645

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Storm (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7797

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
People can only leave the house of terrors upon the hill when new victims seek shelter from the storm in order to replace them.

The Classroom Secret (Table of Contents)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Fasano
Inks:
Jerry Fasano (?)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Won’t You Step Into My Parlor…?/The Strangers!/No Escape!/The Creeping Vine!
  2. 1. The Stranger
  3. 2. The Creeping Vine
  4. 3. No Escape
  5. 4. Out Of The Past
  6. 5. The Storm
  7. 6. The Classroom Secret
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Per Sandell
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue
  • Bill Borre
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