Alan Class, 1963 Series
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Pages:
52
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Alan Class & Co. Ltd
Brand:
AC Class Series
Editing:
?
Color:
Full Color Cover; Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S.
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing

["Mere backward Earthlings are no match for superior beings such as we...What th...!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
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A Look At A Backward Planet (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-1485

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
RX23; an Inuit, a U.S. Marine; Mrs. Huntleighshireford; Nguta Lmu; a Russian; a Swede
Synopsis:
Six Earthlings defeat their alien abductor.
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Indexer Notes

Cover story.

Forewarned (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Vince Alascia ?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-3452

Genre:
crime; science fiction
Characters:
Number One [Shelby Noor]; Number Two; Number Three; Detective Chief Howard Leeds; Hasgood Ames; Redbow; the Turk
Synopsis:
Shelby Noor wrote 4 books that described crimes that had either just been committed or would occur shortly after the book appeared.
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Space Narcosis (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-3065

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A lone Earthman fends off an attack from another world.
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The Brain People (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-2829

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Medulla; Soviet Premier Akim; U.S. President David
Synopsis:
On the way to a conference in Geneva, both the Soviet Premier and the U.S. President dream of a threat from another planet.
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Strange World (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Inks:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
A-1253

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colonel Peter Randolph
Synopsis:
A test pilot visits Atlantis, but has his memories erased.
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Something in the Sea! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Letters:
?
Job Number:
H-004

Characters:
Tod Mann; Wanda
Synopsis:
A man on a sea cruise sees the Empire State building, the Sphinx, and a Buddha floating on the water and his love interest tells him a story that she is an Atlantean collecting these object as souvenirs for her people. When the captain later tells him that a movie is being filmed on an island shot with balsa wood replicas of these famous monuments, he thinks the girl was just pulling his leg, but he can't find her on board. After they dock, she doesn't get off, so he asks the film producer about her and is told they don't have such an actress and there will be no movie as all the props were stolen.
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Indexer Notes

Script credit from Newman's log book, The Comics! Vol. 14, No. 8 (Aug. 2003). Other information on this sequence from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas-Timely discussion group.

But for Bluey (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
George Morrison; Helen Witlow; Joe Witlow; Bluey
Synopsis:
George is rescued from a drifting fishing boat, thanks to his cat.
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Big Deal (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
5244

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hugh Tennant
Synopsis:
A man dreams of a disaster in the air.
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The Earth Snatchers (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Gill ?
Pencils:
Bill Molno
Inks:
Bill Molno
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Miss Dillon; Commander Kern; Kurtz; Captain Edwards
Synopsis:
Aliens move the Earth to orbit near their planet to strip its resources.
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Time Dimension (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Rocco "Rocke" Mastroserio
Inks:
Sal Trapani ?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-3045

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain Bob Ellis
Synopsis:
A test pilot accidentally kills his own ancestors.
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Keywords:
time travel

["Companion comics in this series"] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Lists Suspense, Sinister Tales, Creepy Worlds, Secrets of the Unknown, Uncanny Tales. and Astounding Stories.

Indicia lists:
Published by Alan Class & Co. Ltd., 21 Dingley Road, London, EC1V 8BN (copyright).
Printed in England by Caldra House Ltd., 23 Coleridge Street, Hove, Sussex, BN3 5AB

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Mere backward Earthlings are no match for superior beings such as we...What th...!"]
  2. 1. A Look At A Backward Planet
  3. 2. Forewarned
  4. 3. Space Narcosis
  5. 4. The Brain People
  6. 5. Strange World
  7. 6. Something in the Sea!
  8. 7. But for Bluey
  9. 8. Big Deal
  10. 9. The Earth Snatchers
  11. 10. Time Dimension
  12. 11. ["Companion comics in this series"]
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