([August] 2010)

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Volume:
3
Price:
59.99 USD; 66.99 CAD
Pages:
304
On-sale date:
2010-08-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN:
978-0-7851-4195-2 Search at WorldCat
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Editing:
Cory Sedlmeier (collection editor); Nickel DesignWorks (book design)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern US
Binding:
Hardcover
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Tales of Suspense (Marvel, 2006 series) #3 [Regular Edition].

Reprints Tales of Suspense (Marvel, 1959 Series) #21-31. Volume 144 in the Marvel Masterworks Library.

Limited edition variant was limited to 1087 copies.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
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?

Genre:
science fiction
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Credits/Contents (Table of Contents)

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Typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents)

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Arthur Adams
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Typeset

[Tales of Suspense #21] (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
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Dick Ayers (signed)
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Klagg
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Klagg!, Part 1 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby [as K] (signed)
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Dick Ayers [as A] (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-289

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Klagg; Philip; Claire
Synopsis:
Klagg, an alien who visits Earth, becomes so upset upon learning humanity still wages war that he declares war upon the nations of the Earth. The hero of the story convinces communist agents to pool their forces with the democracies in an effort to present a united front against Klagg. The effort is successful because the fact the various nations were able to set aside their differences and band together convinces Klagg to give up his campaign of destruction and leave Earth.
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Klagg, Part 2 (Table of Contents)

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?
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Jack Kirby (signed)
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Dick Ayers (signed)
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Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Klagg; Philip; Claire
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Sdrawkcab (Table of Contents)

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?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
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John Tartaglione
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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
K-18

Genre:
humor
Characters:
Oston Trams; Mrs. Trams; Laer Trams; Mike Ross
Synopsis:
An extraordiinary child excels at sports and school, but does it all backwards.
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Whose Face Is in the Mirror? (Table of Contents)

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?
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
Job Number:
V-288

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Joe Kane
Synopsis:
A man wakes up in the morning and sees a stranger's face in the mirror and then it shatters. He tries looking into another mirror and the same thing happens. He looks into a full length mirror and it happens a third time. He makes his way to work, avoiding mirrors, until he stands before the elevator. When the door opens, the man whose face he has seen is standing inside producing a terror-stricken reaction. Our hero runs away, and the puzzled man leaves the elevator which cable snaps, sending it plunging down the shaft to destruction.
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The Man From...Tomorrow! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Jack Kirby (signed)
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Dick Ayers (signed)
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Job Number:
V-290

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Walter Phelps
Synopsis:
A man invents a time machine to travel back to the Roman Empire of 25 A.D. and set himself up as king, but all the present day devices he has brought back with him to prove his claims do not work without electricity, fuel, and broadcasting stations.
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[Tales of Suspense #22] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bruttu [Howard Lindley]
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Beware of...Bruttu [, Part 1] (Table of Contents)

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?
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-333

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bruttu [Howard Lindley]; Anne Benson
Synopsis:
An often bullied scientist accidentally transforms himself into a monster, and is attacked when he can’t make himself understood. In his new form he discovers that the girl he’d thought out of his league really loves him, and manages to make himself human again.
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[Beware of...Bruttu], Part 2: Bruttu (Table of Contents)

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?
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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V-333

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bruttu [Howard Lindley]; Anne Benson
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Mystery Trip (Table of Contents)

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?
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Joe Maneely ?
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Joe Maneely ?
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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
K-266

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Tommy Pidgeon; Goober Jones; Rosie; Uncle Pete
Synopsis:
Tommy's uncle returns from a space journey needing to re-learn how to walk on earth instead of floating.
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Only One Is Human! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Don Heck
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Don Heck
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?
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?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Robert Brown
Synopsis:
A human unit on Mars realizes that a disguised Martian is in their midst, they cannot tell the imposter and the real human apart, until a false piece of bad news makes the real human weep, uncovering the Martian.
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The Anatomy of a Nightmare! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-309

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A science fiction writer is stuck, so he takes some pills, hoping a nightmare will inspire him. He dreams of horrible red-eyed aliens, but is disappointed, since that's only his own dull world.
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[Tales of Suspense #23] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John; Martha
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I Entered the Dimension of Doom! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
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Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-356

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A teenager uncovers a plot of two-dimensional beings to invade Earth by posing as a construction crew to dig a hole in the street that acts as a passageway between dimensions and thwarts their designs.
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The Wish (Table of Contents)

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?
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? (illustration)
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? (illustration)
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?
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typeset
Job Number:
G-672

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Tom Norton; Mr. Mason; Mr. Frank; Bobby Norton
Synopsis:
A real estate agent gains telepathy from a magic paper weight.
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The Creature from the Black Bog! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-357

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John; Martha
Synopsis:
A retired couple exploring the Everglades comes upon an alien who has been mired in the bog after landing to affect repairs and was making his way back to the ship. In exchange for their help in securing enough vines to pull him free of the bog, he removes their memories of the incident and makes them younger.
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Going Down! (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-358

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Simon Queel; Luther Zoroni
Synopsis:
A greedy elevator operator fakes an accident to get a rich customer to give him a big tip, but the elevator falls forever as the suddenly sinister passenger promises he’ll get his reward.
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The Changeling (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
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Jack Kirby
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-359

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John; Alana
Synopsis:
A teenager in the future desires to return to Earth despite scientist's warning that over thousands of years humans are no longer adapted to life on Earth. When the boy steals a rocket ship and makes the faster than light journey back to the original home world, he finds that the scientists were indeed correct as his rocket ship is half an inch long to the Earthmen.
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[Tales of Suspense #24] (Table of Contents)

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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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?

Genre:
science fiction
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The Insect Man (Table of Contents)

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Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-397

Genre:
science fiction
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Mystery Pupil (Table of Contents)

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?
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Joe Maneely
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Joe Maneely
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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
K-382

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Colin; Mr. Plum; Gertrude
Synopsis:
A dull teacher earns accolades by accidentally helping capture a Martian criminal.
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Beware...the Ticking Clocks! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-398

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Something Lurks in the Fog! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Don Heck
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Don Heck
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-399

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Long Live the King! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-390

Genre:
horror-suspense
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[Tales of Suspense #25] (Table of Contents)

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Jack Kirby
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George Klein
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?

Genre:
science fiction
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The Death of Monstrollo! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-442

Genre:
science fiction
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The Heat's On (Table of Contents)

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?
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Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
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?
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?
Job Number:
H-366

Genre:
science fiction
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The Unseen! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
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?
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?
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V-443

Genre:
science fiction
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The Hidden Face (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-445

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Wogu
Synopsis:
An alien bigot attempts to preach hate by hiding his face under a hood. When he assaults one of the people he is defaming he flees the police to escape capture. When he attempts to remove the hood, he finds another underneath it. He tries again, and there is still another, always another hood. A policeman shakes his head sadly as he walks away from his cell, the bigot convinced he would never have been captured if not for all these hoods. He continues to remove hood after hood with his hands, but there is nothing there.
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The Enchanted Paint! (Table of Contents)

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?
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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?
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V-444

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Hans Lubnik
Synopsis:
An untalented painter gains success when a gypsy gives him magic paints, but he becomes obsessed with beauty and abandons his lover. The gypsy casts another spell, making his former love seem beautiful to him.
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[Tales of Suspense #26] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
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George Klein
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
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It Crawls By Night! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Larry Lieber; Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
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?
Job Number:
V-478

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jed Hanson; Bobby Hanson; Ann Hanson
Synopsis:
A farmer develops a plant that grows so quickly at night that it becomes a menace to all objects around it by crushing and tossing them. The farmer feels he is done for as he runs to hide behind a meteorite that fell from the sky earlier in the day, but as the plant touches the rock, it begins to shrivel and die. The farmer and his son along with the neighbors quickly use tools to break up the meteor and apply it to the plant thus saving themselves.
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Music Master (Table of Contents)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
G-804

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Joe; Gus; Angelo
Synopsis:
A struggling band takes on a poor but talented young harp player who turns out to be a young angel studying on Earth.
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Never Trust a Martian! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Larry Lieber; Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Communist spies plan to fake a Martian invasion, but they are abducted and killed by the real Martians, afraid that their cover will be blown.
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Seven Long Years (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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Paul Reinman (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-480

Genre:
crime; horror-suspense
Characters:
Vince Jordan
Synopsis:
A racketeer breaks a mirror and gives up crime for seven years, only to break another mirror in his first robbery and be caught and sentenced to seven years.
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The Face! (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-481

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A thief steals a ruby from an Indian Lama's temple and finds himself cursed to see the Lama's face everywhere he goes. He tries to get out of the country by train, but still finds himself pursued by the face. Panicked, he pulls the emergency stop cord on the train and leaps out. Unfortunately for him, the place he chose to stop the train happened to be just as it was crossing a high trestle bridge.
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[Tales of Suspense #27] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Oog
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Oog Lives Again! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee
Job Number:
V-515

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Oog
Synopsis:
An alien trapped in ice is freed and mocks the fearful humans as it waits to be rescued. "Invade you? You have nothing we want! We should quarantine you!"
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From Outer Space (Table of Contents)

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?
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?
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?
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?
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Typeset
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G-715

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jonathan Ditmar
Synopsis:
When hostile aliens come to Earth of the future they are persuaded not to enslave humanity because of Earth's music.
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On the Trail of the Witch! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?
Job Number:
V-516

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Inspector Koraz
Synopsis:
A witch is fearful of being pursued by a witch-hunter, but it turns out her fears are groundless as he is also a witch.
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John Doe (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
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?
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?
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?
Job Number:
V-517

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Prof. Blake Burke; John Doe
Synopsis:
An inventor creates a humanoid robot and treats it like a close friend. When the robot sacrifices itself to save him from a bear, his friends realize that the inventor is also a robot.
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His Name Was...Merlin! (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
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?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Joe Cooke [The Great Nero/Merlin the Mystic]; Merlin
Synopsis:
An untalented magician who takes the name Merlin is visited by the spirit of the real Merlin in the form of a derelict and offers to teach him some tricks. When the man learns Merlin's last trick of completely disappearing, he stiffs Merlin his fee. Merlin tells him that he'll be sorry and is the last to depart the theater after the magician uses his disappearing trick and is never seen again.
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[Tales of Suspense #28] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Captain of the Stone Men; Harry Dawes; Titan; Herman; Bruno Brugg
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Titan, the Amphibian from Atlantis! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Larry Lieber; Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-559

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Cartwright; Titan
Synopsis:
John Cartwright, an auto executive, pretends to betray the human race to the invaders from Atlantis.
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Special Sale (Table of Contents)

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?
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Joe Maneely
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Joe Maneely
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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
J-932

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Marvin Kale; Paula Kale
Synopsis:
When a husband goes shopping he finds a new cleaning fluid that makes anything better than new, even him.
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Back from the Dead! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-560

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Harry Dawes; Captain of the Stone Men
Synopsis:
A fugitive hides on Easter Island and finds a scroll that awakens the stone heads. They turn out to be aliens, and take him with them as a zoo specimen.
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The Dummy (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks:
Joe Sinnott (uncredited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-561

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Great Gregory; Herman
Synopsis:
Ventriloquist the Great Gregory and his wooden puppet Herman are both wooden aliens from Uranus!
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The Secret of the Black Planet (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
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?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-562

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bruno Brugg
Synopsis:
A man escapes from a prison planet only to mistake a native creature on another world for a rocket ship and ends up about to be devoured.
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Indexer Notes

In the foreword, Arthur Adams mentions the last panel of this story as being pornographic.

[Tales of Suspense #29] (Table of Contents)

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Stan Lee ?
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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?
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Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
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The Martian Who Stole a City! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Lieber (script, plot); Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Bill Gordon; Bobby Carter
Synopsis:
A Martian steals a city piece by piece, until a young boy figures out that it is vulnerable to light.
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Mystery Mansion (Table of Contents)

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?
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Typeset
Job Number:
H-396

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Sam Catlett; Caspar; Ben Rump; Bill Rump
Synopsis:
A local millionaire secludes himself from his old bowling buddies as he becomes wealthier, but they discover that he misses them so much that he has invented a robotic bowling alley.
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Nothing Can Save Us! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script, plot)
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Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-615

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Capt. Rick Marshall
Synopsis:
Trapped on a small planet, a group of space pilots almost kill a space dragon out of fear until they realize that it protects the planet from runaway asteroids.
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It Was Only a Simple Barber Shop...or Was It??! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
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Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mugsy Bogar
Synopsis:
Mugsy Bogar is a crook on the run. A mysterious figure instructs him to hide in a nearby barbershop. He goes in and the barber hides him forever.
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The Thing in the Locked Room! (Table of Contents)

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Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script, plot)
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-616

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Prince Zemu
Synopsis:
Prince Zemu takes a strange painting as part of his booty, only to discover it saps his life and youth from him.
Reprints:

[Tales of Suspense #30] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Charlie Harris; Walter Burke
Reprints:

The Ghost Rode a Roller Coaster! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-659

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Charlie Harris; Walter Burke
Synopsis:
An amusement park owner hires an engineer to design frightening rides and works him to death. The engineer's ghost returns and takes the park owner on a deadly roller coaster ride.
Reprints:

Trouble Bubble (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
[K-160]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Jonathan Jr.; Nora; Jonathan Sr.; Mr. Bigger
Synopsis:
A boy discovers a formula to blow unbreakable bubbles and accidentally entraps his father's boss.
Reprints:

The Creature from Krangro (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Creature from Krangro
Synopsis:
An alien commander is sent to Earth to prove his courage by capturing three humans, but he accidentally takes statues of George Washington, Abraham Lincoln and Teddy Roosevelt.
Reprints:

The Man Who Couldn't Grow Old! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Ishmal
Synopsis:
An evil duke seeks the secret of eternal youth, and an old man in Egypt turns him into a mummy.
Reprints:

Inside the Fallout Shelter! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-662

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mr. Clagg
Synopsis:
A selfish man builds a bomb shelter only for himself, but when a false alarm panics him he finds himself locked in for a month without a can opener to open his food.
Reprints:

[Tales of Suspense #31] (Table of Contents)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Monster in the Iron Mask
Reprints:

The Monster in the Iron Mask! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-714

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Monster in the Iron Mask; Bobby; Mr. Lane
Synopsis:
A seemingly invincible alien attacks Earth, but a magician realizes that he is using misdirection to keep from facing his one weakness: gas.
Reprints:

Time Machine (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
[G-85]

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A man's fascination with history leads him to build a time machine and travel to the past, but when he sees the dangers of time travel he destroys the machine and blueprints.
Reprints:

The Man Who Found Shangri-La! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-715

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Harry Drumm; Paul Drumm
Synopsis:
A thief uses his brother to find Shangri-La. He sees a ruin full of savages and flees into the mountains to die, while his brother finds paradise, since in Shangri-La everyone gets what they deserve.
Reprints:

The Crackpot (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mister Smythe; Elias Poole
Synopsis:
An unsuccessful inventor finally gives up, throwing his final invention away. A boy accidentally uses the gun to disintegrate three communist agents without even noticing.
Reprints:

The Missing Link! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Scientists find a seemingly primitive man, but they discover that he is really from a future where nuclear war has destroyed civilization.
Reprints:
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Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Credits/Contents
  3. 2. Introduction
  4. 3. [Tales of Suspense #21]
  5. 4. Klagg!, Part 1
  6. 5. Klagg, Part 2
  7. 6. Sdrawkcab
  8. 7. Whose Face Is in the Mirror?
  9. 8. The Man From...Tomorrow!
  10. 9. [Tales of Suspense #22]
  11. 10. Beware of...Bruttu [, Part 1]
  12. 11. [Beware of...Bruttu], Part 2: Bruttu
  13. 12. Mystery Trip
  14. 13. Only One Is Human!
  15. 14. The Anatomy of a Nightmare!
  16. 15. [Tales of Suspense #23]
  17. 16. I Entered the Dimension of Doom!
  18. 17. The Wish
  19. 18. The Creature from the Black Bog!
  20. 19. Going Down!
  21. 20. The Changeling
  22. 21. [Tales of Suspense #24]
  23. 22. The Insect Man
  24. 23. Mystery Pupil
  25. 24. Beware...the Ticking Clocks!
  26. 25. Something Lurks in the Fog!
  27. 26. Long Live the King!
  28. 27. [Tales of Suspense #25]
  29. 28. The Death of Monstrollo!
  30. 29. The Heat's On
  31. 30. The Unseen!
  32. 31. The Hidden Face
  33. 32. The Enchanted Paint!
  34. 33. [Tales of Suspense #26]
  35. 34. It Crawls By Night!
  36. 35. Music Master
  37. 36. Never Trust a Martian!
  38. 37. Seven Long Years
  39. 38. The Face!
  40. 39. [Tales of Suspense #27]
  41. 40. Oog Lives Again!
  42. 41. From Outer Space
  43. 42. On the Trail of the Witch!
  44. 43. John Doe
  45. 44. His Name Was...Merlin!
  46. 45. [Tales of Suspense #28]
  47. 46. Titan, the Amphibian from Atlantis!
  48. 47. Special Sale
  49. 48. Back from the Dead!
  50. 49. The Dummy
  51. 50. The Secret of the Black Planet
  52. 51. [Tales of Suspense #29]
  53. 52. The Martian Who Stole a City!
  54. 53. Mystery Mansion
  55. 54. Nothing Can Save Us!
  56. 55. It Was Only a Simple Barber Shop...or Was It??!
  57. 56. The Thing in the Locked Room!
  58. 57. [Tales of Suspense #30]
  59. 58. The Ghost Rode a Roller Coaster!
  60. 59. Trouble Bubble
  61. 60. The Creature from Krangro
  62. 61. The Man Who Couldn't Grow Old!
  63. 62. Inside the Fallout Shelter!
  64. 63. [Tales of Suspense #31]
  65. 64. The Monster in the Iron Mask!
  66. 65. Time Machine
  67. 66. The Man Who Found Shangri-La!
  68. 67. The Crackpot
  69. 68. The Missing Link!
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