(August 1953)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
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 Appledoon via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com), 9 March 2008


Don't Ever Gyp a Gypsy! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Today I Am a Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-756

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
In the 1970s a man becomes paranoid that androids are out to kill and replace him so he kills everyone around him until he is apprehended and it is revealed that he, too, is an android.
Reprints:

Don't Ever Gyp a Gypsy! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Luster (signed)
Inks:
Al Luster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-683

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man and his girlfriend attempt to buy the secret of immortality from a Gypsy for 100,000 dollars. He gets the money through robbery and buys the secret from the Gypsy. At first, he is glad because he can walk through bank guard's bullets and only be tickled, but when his flesh rots off, he realizes his girlfriend held out on the Gypsy and he returns to their apartment to kill her.
Reprints:

Listen, You Fool! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-920

The Twin! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Myron Fass ?
Inks:
Myron Fass ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-978

Genre:
crime; historical
Synopsis:
Twin brothers are always competing with each other but the one who was born first always get's the idea slightly before the other. The later brother decides he's had enough and is going to murder the first born twin, but yet again, he get's the idea just a little slower than the other man.
Reprints:

Marion's Murder! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
C-900

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A husband is bored with his wife so he kills her and intends to bury her in the cellar, but he forgets that today is their wedding anniversary and when he carries her body down the stairs and turns on the lights, the neighbors are gathered there for a surprise party the wife had arranged.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The title of the reprint in Beware #3 is "Marion's Murderer".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Don't Ever Gyp a Gypsy!
  2. 1. Today I Am a Man!
  3. 2. Don't Ever Gyp a Gypsy!
  4. 3. Listen, You Fool!
  5. 4. The Twin!
  6. 5. Marion's Murder!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann
  • Dwayne Best
  • Michael DeLisa
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers