(August 1952)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Don't Look! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
Christopher Rule ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Scarecrow (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-500

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Scrawny Tim Blake buys a magic potion to build up his muscles, which is very successful at first, until it sends his body out of control.
Reprints:

The Pact (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
[9734]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Henry Conrad; Frances Conrad; the Devil
Synopsis:
A historian, writing about the trial and execution of his ancestor for witchcraft, interviews the only remaining party concerned in the case: the Devil.
Reprints:

Don't Look! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Inks:
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-537

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A madman offers to give an attorney a magic mirror that reveals how people will look in the future but there is a secret terrible cost.
Reprints:

How Mini-Gym Turns Plant Drip into Success Dynamo (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Inks:
C. C. Beck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humor

Indexer Notes

Joe Bonomo advertisement includes a half page of sequential panel art.

How Clumsy Can Ya Be? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Howard Post
Inks:
Howard Post
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-478

Genre:
humor; horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A would-be magician bungles his training in India, and when he returns to the States to begin his career, he bungles his first performance, too.
Reprints:

Thru the Door (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ben Brown (signed)
Inks:
David Gantz (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-444

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A boxer's manager tries to persuade the boxer's wife to run away with him, but the boxer overhears and chases after them. They barricade themselves in a room, but the manager then learns that the woman is really a hungry vampire.
Reprints:

The Hiding Place (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks:
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-477

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
When Ann and her lover Paul are confronted by Ann's husband, she panics and kills him. Paul tells her he will get rid of the body but as time passes she fears that he will decide to turn her in.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Don't Look!
  2. 1. The Scarecrow
  3. 2. The Pact
  4. 3. Don't Look!
  5. 4. How Mini-Gym Turns Plant Drip into Success Dynamo
  6. 5. How Clumsy Can Ya Be?
  7. 6. Thru the Door
  8. 7. The Hiding Place
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Bruno Andreacchi
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann