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(June 1952)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
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

When the Vampire Calls!/The Dark Passage!/The Old Hag! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett ; Carl Burgos (see notes)
Inks:
Bill Everett; Carl Burgos (see notes)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg. Previous indexers credited both Bill Everett and Carl Burgos as possible artists, but Nick Caputo suspects Burgos may have only provided some corrections.

When the Vampire Calls! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-251

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A village suspects a beautiful young woman of being a vampire but her lover tries to warn her to leave before the mob arrives and discovers that it is her brother who is the drinker of human blood. She tries to prevent her brother from killing him, but the brother turns on her and they both perish.
Reprints:

The Dark Passage (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-243

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A convicted killer believes that he has gone to the infirmary and escaped in the ambulance when the ghosts take him to his fate as he has really died in the electric chair.
Reprints:

The Sacred Tiger (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9987

Reprints:

What Walter Saw (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Goldfarb
Inks:
Ed Goldfarb ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-176?

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction

The Snake! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos
Inks:
George Roussos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-233

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Old Hag (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler ?
Pencils:
Bernard Krigstein
Inks:
Bernard Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-199

Genre:
horror-suspense
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. When the Vampire Calls!/The Dark Passage!/The Old Hag!
  2. 1. When the Vampire Calls!
  3. 2. The Dark Passage
  4. 3. The Sacred Tiger
  5. 4. What Walter Saw
  6. 5. The Snake!
  7. 6. The Old Hag
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Walls
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue