(June 1953)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1953
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

Propaganda! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett; Sol Brodsky ? (alterations)
Inks
Bill Everett; Sol Brodsky ? (alterations)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Everett inks and possible Brodsky alterations per Nick Caputo and Michael J. Vassallo. Atlas Tales has Brodsky credited as inker.

Cover is signed with joke signature "O.Ule Nevagess" (Oh, you'll never guess... who did this).

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Time Marches On! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-543
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man attempts to build a clock that can run forever by repairing itself, but no one understands why and mocks him, until he runs out of time and the undertaker pulls by his clothes to reveal he had replaced his inner organs with clock mechanism.
Reprints

Like a Chicken Without a Head! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-490
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A doctor recommends a surgical procedure whereby the head is removed from the body and the heart is kept beating by artificial means so as to lengthen the time available for surgery. No one listens to him though, and being tired of being mocked, he destroys his formula. As he removes his head from his torso, he says to himself "The world isn't ready for us."
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stan Lee credit from Ger Apeldoorn via atlastales.com

Rudolph's Racket (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
C-450
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An innkeeper keeps two large wolves in the cellar which devour curious guests so he can claim their valuables.
Reprints

The Upside-Down Room (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett (illustration)
Inks
Bill Everett (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

The Executioner (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Myron Fass
Inks
Myron Fass
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-500
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A story told from the point of view of a turkey on Thanksgiving day.
Reprints

Propaganda (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-698
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The same story with the same title from Journey Into Mystery #80

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Propaganda!
  2. 1. Time Marches On!
  3. 2. Like a Chicken Without a Head!
  4. 3. Rudolph's Racket
  5. 4. The Upside-Down Room
  6. 5. The Executioner
  7. 6. Propaganda
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Tillmann Courth
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bill Borre
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael J. Vassallo