(January 1957)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Chipiden Publishing Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
4 Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Beware... The Eyes of Arch! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Fade-Out! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-936
Synopsis
A man desires his cousin's wife-to-be so he uses a time machine to go five years into the future and frame him for a crime he didn't commit by dropping his wife's picture at the scene as incriminating evidence. When he returns to the present day, the woman breaks off the engagement and tells him she loves him.
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Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

The Man Who Plunged! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-52
Synopsis
A man learns that he has to work for what he wishes.
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Death Waits Below! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta
Inks
Tony DiPreta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-87
Synopsis
African natives see a white man parachute from a plane and consider him a bird-god. They take him to a cliff and expect him to leap off and fly.
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Smaller... Smaller... Smaller! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vince Colletta
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-64
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A thief thinks his victim has cursed him to shrink when he tries to hide in a hothouse of plants enlarged by genetic engineering.
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The Giveaway (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
F-827
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Back to the Lost City! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Inks
Dave Berg [as Davy Berg] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-961
Synopsis
Two men experience a mirage in the desert and are later found and brought to a hospital to recover. One of the men recovers first and finds a necklace in the table next to the other and figures that the mirage was actually a real city filled with emeralds. He leaves the hospital and the doctor tells the recovering patient that he left a necklace of glass emeralds for his wife in his room.
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Indexer Notes

Oleck script per Martin O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2019/08/jack-oleck-stories-in-three-atl...

Beware the Eyes of Arch! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-919
Synopsis
A cleaning lady plays a practical joke on a man who thinks he has discovered the power of Medusa by placing a stone canary in the bird cage. He thinks he has turned the bird into stone by glancing at it, so he attempts to rob the bank and is arrested.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beware... The Eyes of Arch!
  2. 1. Fade-Out!
  3. 2. The Man Who Plunged!
  4. 3. Death Waits Below!
  5. 4. Smaller... Smaller... Smaller!
  6. 5. The Giveaway
  7. 6. Back to the Lost City!
  8. 7. Beware the Eyes of Arch!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Michael Hoskin
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Gene Reed
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Bob Ford
  • Thomas G. Lammers