(April 1952)

Marvel, 1948 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Leading Comic Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age, then Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Final issue. Venus's next appearance is in Sub-Mariner (Marvel, 1968 series) #57 (January 1973).


The Kiss of Death! (Table of Contents)

Venus / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?

Genre:
fantasy; romance; superhero

The Kiss of Death! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9849

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Venus; Whitney Hammond
Synopsis:
Venus and Whit set out to expose a fraudulent medium, but learn that he can indeed summon the dead.
Reprints:

Death to the Hairy Monsters! (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9431

Demon From the Deep (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9745

Genre:
fantasy; romance; superhero

The Madman's Music (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Pete Morisi
Inks:
Pete Morisi
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9822

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
After being injured in a fight, a clarinet player believes that he can play better than before, but when he tries to show his agent, the other man can't hear him playing at all. He learns that his music can now only be heard by the dead.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Dr. Michael J. Vassallo via the GCD Error List (19 May 2003).

The Box of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks:
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
9786

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Venus
Synopsis:
A mysterious package is delivered to Venus's office, and she and the delivery man are nearly driven mad by an evil force inside the box.
Reprints:
Keywords:
vampire

Indexer Notes

next appearance in Sub-Mariner (Marvel, 1968 series) #57

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Kiss of Death!
    Venus
  2. 1. The Kiss of Death!
    Venus
  3. 2. Death to the Hairy Monsters!
  4. 3. Demon From the Deep
    Venus
  5. 4. The Madman's Music
  6. 5. The Box of Doom!
    Venus
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