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(November 1948)

Marvel, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Bi-Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Comic Combine Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee ?
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Information for this issue supplied by the Atlas/Timely discussion list.


Human Beasts at Bay! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Indexer Notes

No story inside that matches with the cover title.

The Deadly Decision! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3348

Genre:
crime

The Pirate and the Black Cat! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ken Battlefield
Inks:
Chu Hing ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3392

Genre:
crime

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Wanted By The F.B.I. / public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
crime

Tracing the Hit and Run Driver (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
SL-3529

Genre:
crime

The Race with Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mike Becker ?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2688

Genre:
crime

Clue to a Kidnaper! (Table of Contents)

Let's Play Detective / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Allen Bellman
Pencils:
Allen Bellman
Inks:
Allen Bellman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3767

Genre:
crime

Crime: Kidnaping! Victim: Abraham Lincoln! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
3350

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
Semi-historical account of the 1876 attempt to kidnap the remains of President Abraham Lincoln from his resting place in Oak Ridge Cemetary.

Indexer Notes

First published work by John Buscema according to Back-Up #14 (edited by Tristan Lapoussière) (info via Stéphane Petit on the Error Tracker, January 2009).
However, it is not the first published art by John Buscema but it is his first professional art done.
The first published art is Lawbreakers Always Lose! #3 (August 1948).
Information from the John Buscema checklist compiled by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr and Michel Maillot.

Meet the Victim ...You! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
2702

Genre:
crime
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Human Beasts at Bay!
  2. 1. The Deadly Decision!
  3. 2. The Pirate and the Black Cat!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Wanted By The F.B.I.
  5. 4. Tracing the Hit and Run Driver
  6. 5. The Race with Death!
  7. 6. Clue to a Kidnaper!
    Let's Play Detective
  8. 7. Crime: Kidnaping! Victim: Abraham Lincoln!
  9. 8. Meet the Victim ...You!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Michel Maillot
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Gary L. Watson
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Thomas G. Lammers