(January 1955)

Marvel, 1954 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
Classic Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Jann of the Jungle; Unknown Jungle; Waku; Cliff Mason / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
jungle
Characters
Jann; Waku; Cliff Mason
Reprints
Keywords
African natives; gorillas; knives; leopards; rifles; spears

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Screaming Terror! (Table of Contents: 1)

Jann of the Jungle / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Inks
Jay Scott Pike ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-259
Genre
jungle
Characters
Jann [Jane Hastings]; Pat Mahoney; Kaba; Borich; Booboff
Synopsis
A Soviet agent creates a mechanized mastodon skeleton to frighten the natives away from a space where the Soviets intend to construct an airfield. Jann uses the mastodon to stampede a group of animals into the Soviet camp, killing them all.
Reprints
Keywords
blow guns; Cold War; fighter planes; gorillas; mastodon skeletons; MiG-15 Fagot; motion picture cameras; Soviet Air Forces

Vengeance of the Fire God! (Table of Contents: 2)

Waku / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Fred Kida
Inks
Fred Kida
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-257
Genre
jungle
Characters
Waku; Lalei; Jobu; Gukai; the fire god
Synopsis
Waku is tricked into relinquishing his chieftanship to his friend, Jobu.
Reprints
Keywords
elephants; fire worship; forest fires; idols; leopards

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Jungle Adventure (Marvel, 2010 Series) #2.

The Fatal Clue! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
C-370
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
Sheriff Ned Farson; Doctor Ben Sanders; Joe Hunker; Guy Ransom; Rud Kenley; Hank Winnerton; Rory Hecksher
Synopsis
The sheriff sends a letter to a suspect in a bank robbery knowing this would make him a target. He tells the doctor if he doesn't return by 10:00 AM then he has probably been killed and one of five men had done it. When the sheriff does not return, the doctor gathers the five men together to determine who the killer is.
Reprints

Jungle Night! (Table of Contents: 4)

The Unknown Jungle / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-260
Genre
jungle; nature
Synopsis
A tired, aging lion works mightily to find food.
Reprints
Keywords
lions; pythons; tiger traps

Fanged Death! (Table of Contents: 5)

Cliff Mason / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
Al Hartley (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-255
Genre
jungle
Characters
Cliff Mason
Synopsis
A group of tigers stalks Cliff.
Reprints
Keywords
cobras; tigers
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Jann of the Jungle; Unknown Jungle; Waku; Cliff Mason
  2. 1. The Screaming Terror!
    Jann of the Jungle
  3. 2. Vengeance of the Fire God!
    Waku
  4. 3. The Fatal Clue!
  5. 4. Jungle Night!
    The Unknown Jungle
  6. 5. Fanged Death!
    Cliff Mason
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose