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(October 1951)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
2
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:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Dark Room (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sol Brodsky ?
Inks:
Sol Brodsky ?
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Possible Brodsky Pencils/inks per atlastales.com and Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Carl Burgos. Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Return of the Brain (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8676

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
More adventures of the evil head that lives and moves without the benefit of a body.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Follow-up of story in Adventures into Terror #5

Vehicle of the Dead (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
8976

Genre:
horror-suspense

You Can't Escape (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8596

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Breaking the fourth wall a Vampire addresses the reader, his intended victim. He tells how he first encountered his victim-to-be when he asked for help and was rebuffed. The vampire followed the reader, discovering where he lived and what comics he liked to buy. He spent considerable money printing up a custom copy of Adventures into Terror to place on the newsstand. The last panel of the story shows the vampire with claws extended and fangs bared - daring you to look over your shoulder.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Unknown art per atlastales.com and Martin O'Hearn. Previous indexer credited Joe Shuster on pencils and inks.

The Dark Room! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Christopher Rule ?
Inks:
Christopher Rule ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8536

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A boy goes to live with his uncle who, unknown to the boy, practices black magic. The boy is saved from evil by the misshapen manservant.
Reprints:

The Girl Who Couldn't Die! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8678

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A phony medium unintentionally brings back the spirit of a murderess.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Dark Room
  2. 1. The Return of the Brain
  3. 2. Vehicle of the Dead
  4. 3. You Can't Escape
  5. 4. The Dark Room!
  6. 5. The Girl Who Couldn't Die!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue