(June 1956)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Prime Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Job numbers from atlastales.com.


Out of the Swamp! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Burgos credit per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Sol Brodsky.

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Out of the Swamps (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-615
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis
A scientist discovers a type of lemur living in the swamp that only lives for a week. He gets the idea to conduct an experiment in accelerated evolution and they produce wondrous discoveries which he shares with mankind. His contact with the outside world wants the power that such information would give him and so, after defeating the villain, the lemurs decide to return to the swamp where they will soon go back to their old ways of living.
Reprints

She Came From Nowhere (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-672

Beyond Belief (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Inks
Harry Lazarus (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-690
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An inventor develops a gas that suspends gravity and tests it out on a various houses before announcing his demands to the government. A stray dog jumps through an open window looking for a handout but the man shouts at it to get out. When it jumps back out the window it knocks over the entire canister of the gas sending the man's house into orbit.
Reprints

Planet of Doom (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarty
Inks
Bob McCarty
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-779

The Girl Who Didn't Exist (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-566
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An archeologist fancies the maiden statue that is uncovered among Roman ruins so much that he is drawn back in time to marry her and become the next Caesar.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

Travelling Sam (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-850
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Sam Craig
Synopsis
A bookkeeper gives up his fantasies of travel and goes back to handball after a strange encounter with two Indian magicians.
Reprints

The Frightened Man! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
George Roussos (signed)
Inks
George Roussos (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-646
Genre
crime
Synopsis
A man disguises himself as an alien from Pluto to fool a paranoid dictator into imprisoning his entire cabinet on suspicion of treason so that the people can overthrow him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Out of the Swamp!
  2. 1. Out of the Swamps
  3. 2. She Came From Nowhere
  4. 3. Beyond Belief
  5. 4. Planet of Doom
  6. 5. The Girl Who Didn't Exist
  7. 6. Travelling Sam
  8. 7. The Frightened Man!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bill Borre
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael J. Vassallo