(June 1956)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Classic Syndicate, Inc.
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

Across the Threshold (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Cover credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo.

He Changed at Midnight (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Hy Fleishman
Inks:
Hy Fleishman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A disguised Mercurian changes into his true form at midnight so he sets his clock forward when confronted by a greedy man who suspects him and wishes to turn him in for the reward money. The Mercurian takes him back in his spaceship back to Mercury in order to teach him a lesson as punishment for his avarice.

Indexer Notes

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

The Star Wish (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
J-450

Across the Threshold (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks:
Bill Benulis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A man caps an old well that turns out to be a doorway to another world.

The Strange Switch! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Lou Morales
Inks:
Lou Morales
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Astronomers encounter a Plutoian who wishes to use their observatory to take pictures of his world from Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Morales credit per Atlas Tales.

Out of the Storm (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Inks:
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
A bum gets a vision of the future where he is displayed as successful and resolves to turn it into a reality.

The Matter with Harry! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
J-257

Synopsis:
A timid man encounters a woman from Venus whom he saves from Martian bullies. She offers to become his wife and he returns with her to Venus.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Stallman credit per Atlas Tales.

The World that Vanished! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi (signed)
Inks:
Pete Morisi (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
The first astronauts to land on Mars discover that 5000 years ago the last of the Martians left a dying world to land in Egypt.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Across the Threshold
  2. 1. He Changed at Midnight
  3. 2. The Star Wish
  4. 3. Across the Threshold
  5. 4. The Strange Switch!
  6. 5. Out of the Storm
  7. 6. The Matter with Harry!
  8. 7. The World that Vanished!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Nick Caputo
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  • Craig Delich
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