(April 1952)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Broadcast Features Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Format:
4 Color; Standard Golden Age US; Newsprint; Saddle-Stitched; On-Going Series

Issue Notes

Art credits from atlastales.com.


Night of Terror! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sol Brodsky ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Little Black Box (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-105

Synopsis:
People kill for the secret of the little black box. But the only thing inside of it is...another little black box.

Night of Horror (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Werner Roth
Inks:
Werner Roth
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9965

Synopsis:
When a pledge dies during a college initiation, the frat boy responsible for it does not mend his ways but continues to think up more sadistic rituals. His next one involves being tied to a tombstone in the cemetery and attempting to frighten the pledges, but he doesn't notice that the tombstone he ties himself to belongs to the boy he killed and the grave opens beneath him to swallow him up.

Norman Was Right! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9971

Synopsis:
When a ladykiller spots a beautiful woman wearing a leopard disguise at a dance he bets his friends that he can get her to dance with him even though she has declined invitations from others. She agrees to dance with him and he gloats over his friends. She takes him outside and gets him alone where she reveals that she is not wearing a mask and is, in fact, a hungry were-leopard.

Joe's Friend! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
10011

Synopsis:
A crazy man murders his wife and blames it on his 'friend' who lives in...the mirror.

The Dungeon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Hy Rosen
Inks:
Hy Rosen
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9989

Synopsis:
When a convict plots a jail break he gets help from the ghost of a murdered warden who leads him to an even worse prison.

The Murder Club (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Gene Colan
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9903

Synopsis:
A man encounters a group of ghosts that have all been executed for their murders who encourage him to murder his aunt for her money. When he does the deed, he returns to them in order to be initiated as a full member into the murder club, but in order to become a full member they must execute him.

The Thing in the Shadows (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Allen Bellman
Inks:
Allen Bellman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9995

Synopsis:
When a killer hides in the hearse that the body of his victim has been placed in, the dead man's hands strangle him and they are both buried in the same coffin.

The Dead Witch! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-115

Synopsis:
A man finds out that he married a witch after he runs over her with the car for her money. She lays a curse on him so that he will die the same way.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Night of Terror!
  2. 1. The Little Black Box
  3. 2. Night of Horror
  4. 3. Norman Was Right!
  5. 4. Joe's Friend!
  6. 5. The Dungeon
  7. 6. The Murder Club
  8. 7. The Thing in the Shadows
  9. 8. The Dead Witch!
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