(October 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
Prime Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

all job numbers from atlastales.com


Escape...To What? (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky ?
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

He Died Screaming (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Keller
Inks
Jack Keller
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-594
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man doesn't want his daughter to learn where he keeps his money so he shuts himself in with it, only remembering too late that his hiding place is soundproof and airtight.
Reprints

The Tin Cup (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Abe Simon
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-873
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An actor poses as crippled, scarred and blind in one eye so as to bilk people out of sympathy money but then fate conspires to inflict such deformities upon him for real.
Reprints

Crazy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jerry Robinson
Inks
Jerry Robinson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-682
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A motorist hits a pedestrian and keeps going. When he gets to a small town the people observe him strangely and he thinks they must not get many visitors. They gather around his car with sticks and rope. They bind him and he asks them if they are crazy. It turns out the body of the man he struck is still in the car's grill.
Reprints

The Slave (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-741
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Sailor Joe Garcy travels to South America to seek his fortune. Discovering that Inca natives traditionally bury their dead with their belongings, he begins robbing crypts in search of riches. During a funeral procession, he disguises himself as an Inca slave to gain access to the burial vault. Once inside however, all of the slaves, including Joe Garcy, are sealed up behind the walls to die.
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Bill and the Beanstalk (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan (illustration)
Inks
Gene Colan (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
A-847
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Escape…To What? (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Myron Fass ?
Inks
Myron Fass ?; Manny Stallman ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
A-702
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man tries to escape from Hell and fails.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fass credit per Atlas Tales.
Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr. thinks this might be inks by Manny Stallman.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Escape...To What?
  2. 1. He Died Screaming
  3. 2. The Tin Cup
  4. 3. Crazy
  5. 4. The Slave
  6. 5. Bill and the Beanstalk
  7. 6. Escape…To What?
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