(January 1954)

Marvel, 1953 Series
< Previous Issue |
| Next Issue >
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Hercules Publishing Corporation
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Format:
4 Color; Standard Golden Age US; Newsprint; Saddle-Stitched; On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Index assembled from notes provided by Dr. Michael Vassallo on the GCD Chat List, 25 Oct 2002.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Kill Me a Monster (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-386

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A professor hires an assassin to kill creatures who possess the bodies of men.
Reprints:

The Groom Wore Black (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
D-407

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Blood Relation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-385

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
This story postulates that love can cure hereditary vampirism.
Reprints:

The Fangs of the Wolf (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-449

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man who shoots dogs for fun is bitten by a werewolf. He even has hired a sharpshooter to kill any strays that might venture onto his property, but he regrets this action when he changes to wolf form and his hired hand shoots him.
Reprints:

Symphony in Death (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks:
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-406

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
When a music critic steals a work from a composer and passes it off as his own, the composer attaches a rope to a phonograph and strangles the critic slowly by playing the recording.
Reprints:

The Walking Dead (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
D-438

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A zombie tries to eat a man but is tricked into a crematory chamber.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Kill Me a Monster
  3. 2. The Groom Wore Black
  4. 3. Blood Relation
  5. 4. The Fangs of the Wolf
  6. 5. Symphony in Death
  7. 6. The Walking Dead
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dan Kocher
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bill Borre
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir