(August 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


The Five Sinister Statues! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

The Perfect Hide-out (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank W. Bolle (signed)
Inks:
Frank W. Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-286

Genre:
crime; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A thief who wears a mask during his crime reveals his face and his crimes to a mute old woman whom he thinks cannot give him away to the police as he hides in her apartment, but she sews his likeness and a list of his crimes as he details them to her. He has murdered the woman's son, and his ghost takes the sewing from her crippled body and drops it off at police headquarters, leading to the cops shooting dead the thief as he attempts to flee them.
Reprints:

The Rag Doll! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Roussos ?
Inks:
George Roussos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-279

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Fred Miller; Alice Miller
Synopsis:
A man is angry at his daughter's rag doll because his father gave it to her and he is mad at his father because he hid his money and died without telling the son where it was. When they move away, he insists the doll be left behind, but it follows them to their new home. He resolves to tear up the doll to prevent it from returning, but his father's money falls out of it, and he realizes that is why it was following him. He lets his daughter keep the doll.
Reprints:

Twenty Long Years (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-216

Untouched by Human Hands! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert Q. Sale
Inks:
Robert Q. Sale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-285

Robot's Holiday (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
K-132

Reprints:

Isolation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky [as "Solly"]
Inks:
Sol Brodsky [as "Solly"]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ben Oda
Job Number:
M-236

The Five Sinister Statues (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Doxsee
Inks:
Richard Doxsee
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-387
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Five Sinister Statues!
  2. 1. The Perfect Hide-out
  3. 2. The Rag Doll!
  4. 3. Twenty Long Years
  5. 4. Untouched by Human Hands!
  6. 5. Robot's Holiday
  7. 6. Isolation
  8. 7. The Five Sinister Statues
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  • Thomas G. Lammers
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  • Jim Van Dore
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