(June 1956)

Marvel, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marjean Magazine Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color Cover
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Severin (signed)
Inks:
John Severin (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Artie Simek ?

Genre:
crime

How I Made a Small Fortune in Spare Time! (Table of Contents)

Mason Shoes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
William Bergstrom
Synopsis:
Ad for Mason Shoes.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Oil Fever! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-254

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Jim White Cloud; Matt Cannon; Hugh Benton; Nancy Barr
Synopsis:
A ruthless oil speculator tries to crush his competition.

Fraud! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1.75 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
H-74

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Police Detective Martin J. Horn; Danny Logan
Synopsis:
Detective Horn investigates a fraud case.

Indexer Notes

Second page of this story follows "Dateline...Trouble!" Bottom quarter of the second page is an advertisement for Daisy Manufacturing.

Jet Rocket Space Ship (Table of Contents)

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a 7-foot cardboard space ship.

Africa Calling! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-269

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Jim Stanhope
Synopsis:
A man goes hunting without his guide.

Real Fun and Play with a Hobby (Table of Contents)

Padell Book Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ads for various hobby books.

Indexer Notes

Ad appears between pages 3 and 4 of "Africa Calling".

Be Mine! Write Thrilling Love Letters (Table of Contents)

Plaza Book Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for several how-to books on various subjects.

Reversible Auto Seat Covers (Table of Contents)

Mardo Sales Corporation / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Verdict! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks:
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-232

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Roy Harvey; Chris Winters; Stuart J. Warren; Jeffry Warren
Synopsis:
A young boy is unjustly accused of stealing from a warehouse

Zenith's Big Bargain Offer for Stamp Collectors (Table of Contents)

Zenith Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad offers 318 stamps for twenty-five cents.

20 Dresses for $3.50 (Table of Contents)

Bargain Mart / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for used dresses.

Dateline...Trouble! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks:
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-253

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Jef Mitchel; Doctor Franz Waldeck; Maria Waldeck
Synopsis:
A girl tricks an American fiction writer into helping her father escape from prison.

Daisy Gunbook Ready! (Table of Contents)

Daisy Manufacturing Company / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Bottom quarter page of the second page of the text story.

Stamps Shop by Mail (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Page full of classified ads for various products.

The Kid's Last Fight (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-227

Genre:
crime
Characters:
Lennie (a fighter); Barnes (Lennie's trainer)
Synopsis:
A prize-fighter surprises his associates when he telss them he wants to be a painter.

Do You Want Spending Money? (Table of Contents)

Stephens Credit Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Draw Me... (Table of Contents)

Art Instruction Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for a correspondence art school.

Wow! What an amazing he-man Tony is now! (Table of Contents)

Jowett Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? (photo)
Inks:
? (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Body-building ad.

Given Given Given (Table of Contents)

Wilson Chemical Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Synopsis:
Ad for Cloverine Brand Salve.

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. How I Made a Small Fortune in Spare Time!
    Mason Shoes
  3. 2. Oil Fever!
  4. 3. Fraud!
  5. 4. Jet Rocket Space Ship
    Honor House Products
  6. 5. Africa Calling!
  7. 6. Real Fun and Play with a Hobby
    Padell Book Co.
  8. 7. Be Mine! Write Thrilling Love Letters
    Plaza Book Co.
  9. 8. Reversible Auto Seat Covers
    Mardo Sales Corporation
  10. 9. The Verdict!
  11. 10. Zenith's Big Bargain Offer for Stamp Collectors
    Zenith Co.
  12. 11. 20 Dresses for $3.50
    Bargain Mart
  13. 12. Dateline...Trouble!
  14. 13. Daisy Gunbook Ready!
    Daisy Manufacturing Company
  15. 14. Stamps Shop by Mail
  16. 15. The Kid's Last Fight
  17. 16. Do You Want Spending Money?
    Stephens Credit Sales
  18. 17. Draw Me...
    Art Instruction Inc.
  19. 18. Wow! What an amazing he-man Tony is now!
    Jowett Institute
  20. 19. Given Given Given
    Wilson Chemical Co.
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