(August 1954)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1954
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Chipiden Publishing Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US and standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Man Who Played With Blocks! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Harry Anderson
Inks
Harry Anderson
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Man Who Played With Blocks! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid Greene
Inks
Sid Greene
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-719
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Herman Pringle; Mr. Browder; Mary
Synopsis
A toy maker gets a hold of wood leftovers from coffin construction and builds toy blocks from them. Like a voodoo figurine, whatever is built from the blocks is destroyed when the blocks are scattered.
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The Living Legend (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
B-115
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Robert Weirton; Vance Thane
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The Bum! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks
Bill Benulis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-690
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A bum involved in a train wreck regrets when he takes the clothes off a prosperous man and leaves him to die, only to be arrested by the police and learns that they have mistaken him for a different bum that committed murder earlier and stole the victim's clothes.
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The Money Tree! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
John Tartaglione [as J. T.] (signed)
Inks
John Tartaglione [as J. T.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-644
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Wilson; Filmore; Ace Horton
Synopsis
A professor is killed by a gangster who funded his money tree project when the tree only produces three dollar bills.
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Indexer Notes

Signature identified at atlastales.com

The First Man (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Savage (signed)
Inks
Bill Savage (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-657
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jackson Cole; Narim; Abena
Synopsis
A mountain climber wants to be the first man atop Mount Ka, and he succeeds, but he finds that still he has been preceded to the summit...by a werewolf.
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The Strange Ones! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Art Peddy
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-575
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Falten
Synopsis
Scientists search for a mutant to tame their atomic pile but he has undergone a procedure that makes him normal.
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Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Played With Blocks!
  2. 1. The Man Who Played With Blocks!
  3. 2. The Living Legend
  4. 3. The Bum!
  5. 4. The Money Tree!
  6. 5. The First Man
  7. 6. The Strange Ones!
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