(September 1961)

Atlas Publishing, 1961 Series
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Price
6d [0-0-6 GBP]
Pages
28
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Atlas Publishing and Distributing Co. Ltd.
Editing
?

Issue Notes

Indexed from scanned copy at https://comicbookplus.com

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Star Pirate / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate

The Earth Queen's Last Refuge (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Don Varick] (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
As magnificent and steady as Venus, in her orbit, the great, gray, battered space-ship...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Queen Lais; Commander Lothain; Ma'Gloon (villain, traitor to Earth, death); Betelgeuzians (villains)
Synopsis
The Queen and Commander land on a little known planetoid known as Cathoid after escaping from the Red Fleet of Betelgeux, whose mission is to wipe out all Earth craetures in the universe!
Reprints
Keywords
Brorsens Comet; Defiance III (a spaceship)

Indexer Notes

On inside front cover and inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Star Pirate / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Len Dodson
Pencils
Murphy Anderson (signed as Anderson)
Inks
Murphy Anderson (signed as Anderson)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yer a fool for visitin' this auction place...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Star Pirate; Dr. Cicor (villain; intro; death?)
Reprints

The Martian Plague (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Peddy ?
Inks
Bernard Sachs
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

The Lizard-Men (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
? [as Don Varick]
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Captain Dexter Ames, guiding the spaceship Discoverer out of gloomy canyon walls for a survey of the mysterious planet...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dexter Ames; Dr. Phillips; Gunner Hatch; lizard-men; unnamed giant humanoid
Reprints
Keywords
Alpha Astra

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Mysta of the Moon / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ross Gallun (signed)
Pencils
Fran Hopper (signed)
Inks
Fran Hopper (signed)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Only the madness of a warped genius could...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mysta of the Moon; Gor (villain, introduction); Gor's manplant army (introduction, death)
Synopsis
Mysta must stop the madness of the evil Gor, who plants seeds that grow men, and with whom he plans to conquer the universe.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Mysteries of the Universe / comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
There is no surface on the sun, it...
Genre
non-fiction; maths & science
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Illustrated, two panel factual information featurette on the origin of the Earth and the fact there is no surface to the Sun.
On inside back cover.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Star Pirate
  2. 1. The Earth Queen's Last Refuge
  3. 2. ["Yer a fool for visitin' this auction place..."]
    Star Pirate
  4. 3. The Martian Plague
  5. 4. The Lizard-Men
  6. 5. ["Only the madness of a warped genius could..."]
    Mysta of the Moon
  7. 6. ["There is no surface on the sun, it..."]
    Mysteries of the Universe
This issue was modified by
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  • Gary L. Watson (R.I.P.)