(February 1954)

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
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Slug! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-509
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A wealthy man's brother attempts to induce transformative nightmares through hypnosis so that he can inherit the wealth when the victim is committed to an asylum. The scheme backfires when the dreams become so vivid they actually transform the man into a giant slug which kills the schemer.
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Sculptor of the Dead (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Job Number
8831
Genre
horror-suspense
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Where the Vampire Flies (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-486
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
This story is about a married couple who are both vampires but hide the secret from each other as they fear the other would hate them if they knew.
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The Man Who Owned a World (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks
Jack Abel (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-541
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A hateful man who bullies his stepson realizes in the last moments of his life that the one person who hates him most in the world is himself.
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The Right Bait (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-622
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A hunter falls prey to a canny jungle monster who lays a trap of treasure for greedy men.
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The Star Men! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-508
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Aliens telepathically instruct a boy on how to build a rocket to their planet. When he arrives, they interview him about what life is like on Earth. After hearing about wars, crime and misery, they tell him that humans are not yet ready to explore space and bid him return to Earth where he forgets the entire experience.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Slug!
  3. 2. Sculptor of the Dead
  4. 3. Where the Vampire Flies
  5. 4. The Man Who Owned a World
  6. 5. The Right Bait
  7. 6. The Star Men!
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