(December 1950)

Marvel, 1950 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Medalion Publishing Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

MARVEL BOY is published by MEDALION PUBLISHING CORP. Office of Publication: 350 5th Avenue, New York, N.Y. Application for second-class matter pending at the post office at New York, N.Y. under the Act of March 3, 1879. Additional entry at Holyoke, Mass. Published quarterly. Copyright 1950 by MEDALION PUBLISHING CORP., 350 5th Avenue, New York, N.Y. Vol. 1 No. 1 December 1950 issue. Price 10c per copy. Subscription rate $1.00 for 12 issues. No similarity between any of the names, characters, persons, and/or institutions appearing in this magazine with those of any living or dead person or institution is intended, and any such similarity which may exist is purely coincidental. Printed in the U.S.A.

Some information on this issue supplied by the Atlas/Timely discussion group.


Lost World! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy
Reprints:
Keywords:
flying saucers; machine guns; shipwrecks

Indexer Notes

Heath inks per Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Heroes Volume One and Atlas-Tales. Previous indexer credited Sol Brodsky.

Marvel Boy and the Lost World (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7672

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Matthew Grayson; Count Varron
Synopsis:
Marvel Boy, Bob Grayson, is sent to earth from Uranus by his father to combat evil. When he arrives, he discovers newly risen continent about to be seized by an international criminal.
Reprints:
Keywords:
flying saucers; rockets; shipwrecks; undersea civilizations; Uranians; Uranus

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer felt that Stan Lee wrote this story. Marvel Comics and Roy Thomas in 2007 believed he did not.

Panic! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7726

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. Caldwell; Red Asiatic League; United Allies
Synopsis:
The United Allies trick the Red Asiatic League into surrendering by inducing panic.
Reprints:
Keywords:
atomic war; communism; rockets

The Case of the Cat (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
7373

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Eyes of Death! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
7708

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Professor Vance [the Great Video]
Synopsis:
An accident gives a scientist x-ray vision.
Reprints:
Keywords:
hypnotism; x-ray vision

Indexer Notes

Previous indexer gave writers credit to Stan Lee. Neither Marvel Comics or Roy Thomas felt in 2007, that Lee had written this feature. Bob Grayson is a newspaper reporter in this story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Lost World!
    Marvel Boy
  2. 1. Marvel Boy and the Lost World
    Marvel Boy
  3. 2. Panic!
  4. 3. The Case of the Cat
  5. 4. Eyes of Death!
    Marvel Boy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Henry Andrews
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • Edgar Loftin
  • Peter Croome
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers