(June 1956)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
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

The Trap! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
typeset

The Darkroom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-579

Characters:
Donald Short
Synopsis:
A bolt of lightning strikes the developing fluid of amateur photographer Donald Short. The fluid then has the power to bring photographs to life, and Short uses it on a picture of some soldiers. Short plans to use the fluid to create an army, but his plans for conquest are ruined when his well-meaning wife decides to clean his darkroom, and she throws the developing fluid out.

Indexer Notes

Forte credits by Michael J. Vassallo, 2002-12-03 (Per Sandell ed.) Character and synopsis from John Kaminski via the GCD Error List.

The Captive (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jerry Robinson
Inks:
Jerry Robinson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-508

The Man Who Was Nowhere! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Jack Abel
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-309

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit per biblio info published in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 26, No. 4, April 2015.

The Trap! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Bean
Inks:
Bob Bean
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-485

Characters:
Julius Keaton; Roy Henry
Synopsis:
During one of his shows, mind-reading entertainer Julius Keaton learns that spy Roy Henry and his two henchmen plan to steal government secrets. Keaton is later pursued by the spies, but manages to stay one step ahead of them with his psychic powers.

Indexer Notes

Characters and synopsis supplied by John Kaminski.

The Bridge (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-707

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; spy
Characters:
Dr. Title; Douglas Jenks
Synopsis:
A government agent retrieves a classified microfilm stolen to be given to enemy agents, and is helped by a magic bridge.
Reprints:

We Claim This Planet! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Morales
Inks:
Lou Morales
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-362

The Hidden One! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta
Inks:
Tony DiPreta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-607

Indexer Notes

Anti-prejudice story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Trap!
  2. 1. The Darkroom
  3. 2. The Captive
  4. 3. The Man Who Was Nowhere!
  5. 4. The Trap!
  6. 5. The Bridge
  7. 6. We Claim This Planet!
  8. 7. The Hidden One!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers