(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
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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