(June 1951)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
20th Century Comic Corp.
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
4 Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Screaming Tomb! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy; Madame La Morte
Reprints:
Keywords:
coffins; vampires; zombies

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credit by himself.

Screaming Tomb! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett ?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8094

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Starr Ryder; Doctor Ryder; Pietro; Madame La Morte
Synopsis:
Marvel Boy's lady friend Starr Ryder and her father set out on an expedition in one of Europe's catacombs. There they meet Madame La Morte, a fiend who Marvel Boy theorizes is the spirit of death herself.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Benedetto; Rosettti catacombs; Sicily; vampires; zombies

When a Planet Dies! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett ?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8228

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Matthew Grayson
Synopsis:
The Uranian water commissioner creates an artificial drought and attempts to blackmail his way to power.
Reprints:
Keywords:
drought

Indexer Notes

Job Number from www.atlastales.com.

The Man Who Vanished (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
6416

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Job number from www.atlastales.com. Previous indexer missed the text illustration.

The Nightmare (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Hank Chapman (signed)
Pencils:
Wayne Boring
Inks:
Wayne Boring ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
8185

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Hank Chapman; Stan Lee
Synopsis:
A horror writer who uses nightmares for inspiration becomes trapped in his own dreams.
Reprints:
Keywords:
dreaming; nightmares; writing

Indexer Notes

Hank Chapman and Stan Lee appear in this story.

Job number from www.atlastales.com.

Walking Ghost (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Everett ?
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Bill Everett
Job Number:
8093

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Diana Frost; Roger Carlyle; Gideon Frost
Synopsis:
Marvel Boy investigates the appearance of a ghost at the Frost estate.
Reprints:
Keywords:
ghosts

Indexer Notes

The Gideon Frost is this story is not to be confused with the vampire in the Tomb of Dracula series.

Job number from www.atlastales.com.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Screaming Tomb!
    Marvel Boy
  2. 1. Screaming Tomb!
    Marvel Boy
  3. 2. When a Planet Dies!
    Marvel Boy
  4. 3. The Man Who Vanished
  5. 4. The Nightmare
  6. 5. Walking Ghost
    Marvel Boy
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