(February 1957)

Marvel, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Warwick Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Information for this issue supplied by Tom Lammers and the Atlas/Timely discussion group


Bullet-Proof Man! / The Disappearance! / Who Dwells Below? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
typeset

Who Dwells Below? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-975

Synopsis:
Undersea men leave statues floating upon the surface to act as bait to capture surface men.

The Too-Perfect Crime! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-71

Synopsis:
Police arrest a chemist for murdering his partner when they find his body at the bottom of the stairs and he had left a note indicating that they had quarreled. The thing is, he did not kill him. He was busy using his invisibility potion to rob the bank but he is unable to convince the police to believe his alibi since he burned the money and formula when he saw the police approaching.

The Disappearance (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Mort Drucker
Inks:
Mort Drucker
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-887

Synopsis:
A pilot flies a new plane that is so fast it goes 5000 years into Egypt's past and he marries Pharaoh's daughter. He mysteriously pops back into the present, but the plane stays in the past. The court martial is going to throw the book at him for telling such a preposterous story, but archeologists in Egypt uncover the plane in a burial crypt.

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

Nobody Will Ever Know! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ted Galindo
Inks:
Ted Galindo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-4

Synopsis:
A nobody gets struck by cosmic rays and they give him super powers which he uses to combat various menaces. The powers wear off after a time, but his experience has given him a new positive outlook on life.

Invisible Friend (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
F-796

Reprints: show reprint note before migration

You Must Not Pass (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky [as "Solly"]
Inks:
Sol Brodsky [as "Solly"]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
L-15

Synopsis:
Various motorists pass a detour sign which cause them to rethink the paths which their actions have taken them down.

The Bullet-Proof Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Carrabotta
Inks:
Vic Carrabotta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-906

Synopsis:
A convict develops a shield that will protect him from bullets but he finds that he cannot dissolve it.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Bullet-Proof Man! / The Disappearance! / Who Dwells Below?
  2. 1. Who Dwells Below?
  3. 2. The Too-Perfect Crime!
  4. 3. The Disappearance
  5. 4. Nobody Will Ever Know!
  6. 5. Invisible Friend
  7. 6. You Must Not Pass
  8. 7. The Bullet-Proof Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Bill Borre
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Thomas G. Lammers