(September 1955)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Wishing Well! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-893
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A young couple starting out find a well on their property that appears to grant wishes. When the woman's wish for a million dollars comes true, she has second thoughts, and wishes that the well's power be broken. The telephone man tells her that she could not have received the phone call notifying her of the inheritance because he hasn't connected the phone yet. The young couple resolve to make their way together and earn everything they get.
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The Runner (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
G-555
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Mike; Hermes; Snaky Blake
Synopsis
A chance encounter with Hermes teaches a boy how to run fast.
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The Plane to Nowhere! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Inks
Mort Lawrence (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-957
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man has an argument with his wife and then gets on a plane which deposits him into a world of doppelgangers.
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Indexer Notes

Wessler credit per Biblio in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol 24, #9, September 2013.

The Machine! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-901
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Scientists build a calculator that gets bored with them and transports itself to another planet with an advanced civilization that will pose more interesting questions.
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Stormy Night! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-858
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
When a nurse gives an ambulance driver a medal of the patron saint of travelers he is surprised to hear from people at his destination that the bridge he crossed to get there had been washed out hours ago.
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The Man From Out There (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Pete Tumlinson (signed)
Inks
Pete Tumlinson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
F-920
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An alien comes to Earth looking for the most socially advanced lifeform, but bypasses humans in favor of ants.
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Indexer Notes

Cover story

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Wishing Well!
  3. 2. The Runner
  4. 3. The Plane to Nowhere!
  5. 4. The Machine!
  6. 5. Stormy Night!
  7. 6. The Man From Out There
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