(May 1953)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
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

He Who Hesitates! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Tough Guy (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-170
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A muscleman gets pistol whipped and winds up in the hospital. He overhears a conversation between two doctors about a serum that toughens the body so he decides to take it and turn to crime with his powerful body. After he collapses the doctors inform him he has a throat infection that will kill him shortly now that his body is too powerful for medicine to effect.
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Indoor Sport! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Kweskin (signed)
Inks
Sam Kweskin (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-503
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A female ghost acquires pictures of men from potential suitors and throws darts into them to inflict pain and death upon the men in revenge for a man who once jilted her.
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Willie Brown Is Out to Get Me! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Al Luster (signed)
Inks
Al Luster (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-168
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
People tell a thug that Willie Brown is after him, which terrifies him, since he shot Willie Brown a week ago and he is now a zombie.
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Time Reversal (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
C-313
Genre
horror-suspense
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He Who Hesitates... (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Eadeh
Inks
Al Eadeh
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-396
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A hesitant professor finally decides to kill the romeo who's moving in on his wife, but as usual, he waits a little too long and the other man pushes him off the cliff instead so that he can marry the professor's wife.
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The Strange Case of Mr. Whimple! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Fred Kida (signed)
Inks
Fred Kida (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-408
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thief attacks a man who always carries a box around on his shoulder with a blackjack and kills him. When he gets the box open, he is startled to see that he has killed one head but not the other and runs into the path of an oncoming train. His intended victim gets up and procures a box for the dead head.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. He Who Hesitates!
  2. 1. The Tough Guy
  3. 2. Indoor Sport!
  4. 3. Willie Brown Is Out to Get Me!
  5. 4. Time Reversal
  6. 5. He Who Hesitates...
  7. 6. The Strange Case of Mr. Whimple!
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  • Darrel McCann
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