(August 1957)

Marvel, 1957 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Story list and credits from www.atlastales.com.


The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sol Brodsky
Inks:
Carl Burgos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
war

The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-711

Genre:
war
Synopsis:
After the Sakawi destroys several US ships, one US submarine renames itself "Revenge" and goes hunting for the Sakawi, eventually destroying it.
Keywords:
submarine; World War II

Doing His Bit (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
K-478

Genre:
war

We Strike at the Reds! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-702

Genre:
war
Characters:
Sgt. Bill Miner; Tommy Miner
Synopsis:
Sgt. Bill Miner worries about his younger brother and fellow US Marine Tommy and tries to look out for him, but they're assigned to separate details during a land invasion in Korea. However, Tommy proves himself in battle and Bill decides he doesn't have to take care of him any longer.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Korean War; marines

Counter-Attack! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Miller
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-701

Genre:
war
Characters:
Donald York
Synopsis:
Sailor Donald York is sent to scout Japanese guns on an island in the Pacific. York finds the Japanese are preparing to retake Iwo Jima, but gets the location to his forces and escapes back to his submarine safely.
Reprints:
Keywords:
submarine; World War II

The Human Decoy (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-709

Genre:
aviation; war
Characters:
Lt. Al Conway; Pinky
Synopsis:
Navy pilot Al Conway is frustrated at having to escort bombers with his jet because they move so slowly it makes him vulnerable. Playing on that, he pretends his plane is damaged to lull enemy planes into pursuing him, then leads them into a perfect ambush.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Korean War

Destroyer (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-710

Genre:
war
Characters:
Captain Sam Ellsworth; Arthur Jason
Synopsis:
After losing the Concord in battle against the Japanese destroyer Yamato, Captain Ellsworth is given command of Victory and leads it after Yamato, despite his crew's hesitations. They finally engage and destroy the Yamato.
Keywords:
Pearl Harbor; World War II
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk!
  2. 1. The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk!
  3. 2. Doing His Bit
  4. 3. We Strike at the Reds!
  5. 4. Counter-Attack!
  6. 5. The Human Decoy
  7. 6. Destroyer
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  • Michael Hoskin
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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