(March 1952)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
20th Century Comic Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint with Glossy Covers
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
was On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Data for this index from Ger Apeldoorn via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) 6 March 2008.


The Stroke of Midnight! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Dark Tunnel (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9740

Synopsis:
An exterminator enters into a dark tunnel on one of his jobs and is taken captive by giant telepathic cockroaches who are waiting for mankind to destroy itself before they emerge and rule Earth.

The Doll of Doom (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9699

Reprints: show reprint note before migration

The Little Black Box! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9742

Synopsis:
A man finds a black box which grants him wishes when he tells a lie. When he gets the black box open, the spirit inside incinerates him to take his place.

The End of the World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9741

Synopsis:
A carnival swami predicts the world will end at midnight. His skeptic client scoffs at the prediction, but the man's words haunt his thoughts for the rest of the evening. When the clock begins to strike twelve, he is distracted by it, and doesn't see the vehicle that strikes and kills him.

The Horror on Channel 15 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Pete Tumlinson
Inks:
Pete Tumlinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9731

Synopsis:
A man in a small Iowa town creates a monster for a TV show that comes to life and kills everyone in the town.

The Stroke of 12 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9729

Synopsis:
An embalming assistant murders an undertaker for his money, but when he goes to the cemetery at midnight where he hid the money, the undertaker drags him into the grave with him.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Stroke of Midnight!
  2. 1. The Dark Tunnel
  3. 2. The Doll of Doom
  4. 3. The Little Black Box!
  5. 4. The End of the World
  6. 5. The Horror on Channel 15
  7. 6. The Stroke of 12
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