(July 1954)

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
Prime Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

job numbers from atlastales.com

Half-Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
science fiction

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Unctuous Undertaker (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis ?
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-490
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr.
Previous indexer (atlastales.com) suggested Ross Andru ? or Vic Carrabotta ? for pencils and inks.

Anti-communism story (note by Tom Lammers)

Smaller Than an Atom (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Edward Goldfarb ? (illustration)
Inks
Edward Goldfarb ? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
A-932
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils/inks: Goldfarb suggested by Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr/Atlas Tales

Half-Man! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Tartaglione
Inks
John Tartaglione
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-469
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Androids are subject to discrimination until a war with space aliens breaks out and then they gain some measure of equality. One of them even plans to marry a human girl if he survives the conflict, but when the war is won, the androids find the old barriers have been put back in place. When the android sees his intended sweetheart on the street, she pretends not to know him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils/inks: Tartaglione identification by Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr/Atlas Tales
Previous indexer (atlastales.com)suggested Myron Fass ? for pencils and inks.

Anti-racism story: cloned humans (“androids”) overcome bigotry by fighting mankind’s big war, but come home victorious to find society discriminates against them once again (note by Tom Lammers)

The Locked House! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Wildey (signed)
Inks
Doug Wildey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-581
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A couple finds themselves to be the only survivors of an alien attack.

Seeing Eye (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Winter [as C. A. Winter] (signed)
Inks
Chuck Winter [as C. A. Winter] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-599
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thug hatches a plan to dognap a wealthy man's seeing eye dog for ransom, but it turns out that the man can see and the dog is actually a blind retired werewolf.
Reprints

The Horror of Sleepy Hollow! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
E-523
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man tries to get rid of his rival by frightening him as the headless horseman, but the other guy has the same idea and succeeds in getting his rival committed to an asylum. The real headless horseman shows up to punish him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Bache inking credit from Ger Apeldoorn/Atlas Tales.

Features the headless horseman and locale from “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving (1820) (note by Tom Lammers).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Half-Man!
  2. 1. The Unctuous Undertaker
  3. 2. Smaller Than an Atom
  4. 3. Half-Man!
  5. 4. The Locked House!
  6. 5. Seeing Eye
  7. 6. The Horror of Sleepy Hollow!
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