(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

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.

The Tin Cup (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Perlin (signed as Perlin)
Inks
Abe Simon (signed as 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.
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Bill and the Beanstalk (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
A-847
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He Died Screaming (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Keller (signed)
Inks
Jack Keller (signed)
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.
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Crazy (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Jerry Robinson (signed)
Inks
Jerry Robinson (signed)
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.
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Escape…To What? (Table of Contents: 5)

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.

The Slave (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ed Winiarski (signed as Ed Win)
Inks
Ed Winiarski (signed as Ed Win)
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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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Escape...To What?
  2. 1. The Tin Cup
  3. 2. Bill and the Beanstalk
  4. 3. He Died Screaming
  5. 4. Crazy
  6. 5. Escape…To What?
  7. 6. The Slave
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