(May 1954)

Marvel, 1951 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:
Official Magazine Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Four Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

job numbers and some art credits from atlastales.com


Beyond Death? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense

Wilson's Woman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Doug Wildey (signed)
Inks:
Doug Wildey (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-110

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
A scientist moves into a small town that proves his undoing when he builds a robot for a mate and the townspeople suspect that he has hypnotized the beautiful woman into remaining with the homely man. When the town drunk reports that he saw the man take a knife to her (to disassemble her) a mob forms and they lynch him.
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Evil Beyond Evil (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9326

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Superstition (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-224

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Three escaped convicts from a penal colony in French Guyana steal a boat from a native tribe and set out in spite of warnings from the natives, which leads to their death.
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Beyond Death! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Winter
Inks:
Chuck Winter
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-149

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
In order to prevent a man from marrying his daughter, the father tries to inject him with a serum that will turn him to stone. The intended victim succeeds in disarming the father and climbs up to the man's room to give him a taste of his own medicine. But, unknown to him, the daughter has exchanged places with her father because he complained of a draft, and he turns her to stone.
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Double Feature (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-214

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A man gets the idea of establishing an alibi for a murder he's going to commit by attending a movie theater and keeping the ticket stub with the time and date on it. When the police ask him where he was at the time of the killing he tells them he was at the movies and shows them the ticket stub. The police man arrests him for murder. Shocked, the killer says "But I showed you my ticket stub!" The police man shows the murderer the day's newspaper with a front page story about the movie theater burning down the previous night just minutes after he bought the ticket.
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The Monster Men (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bill Benulis ?
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
E-166

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis:
A time machine inventor's friends attempt to play a gag on him to get him to stop wasting his time trying to invent a time machine. But the machine does work, and when his friend looks out the door into the future world he sees robot slavers approaching him. The inventor just thinks he is trying to fool him again so he destroys the controls. Moments later a robot hand smashes through the door.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Beyond Death?
  2. 1. Wilson's Woman
  3. 2. Evil Beyond Evil
  4. 3. Superstition
  5. 4. Beyond Death!
  6. 5. Double Feature
  7. 6. The Monster Men
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