(September 1956)

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

Those Who Vanish! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Carl Burgos Inks credit from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 2008 Series) #4.

Stone Face (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Giunta [as JG] (signed)
Inks
John Giunta [as JG] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-894
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An evil alien practitioner of black magic is revived by a carnival barker.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Those Who Vanish! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-918
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A magic pool of water causes those who enter it to vanish back to what they were doing 20 years before.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from Nick Caputo, in http://nick-caputo.blogspot.com/2011/11/who-authored-ditko.html

The Mystery of the Missing Man (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-978
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A stolen box shrinks the thief into a small figurine.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

The Box That Wouldn't Open (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-24
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Some thieves mistake a scientist's latest invention to be a box that won't open when it turns out his latest invention is a telepathy pill that allows him to cue the police in on his kidnapping by the thieves.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics, Vol 25, No. 6, June 2014.

The Servants (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Severin (illustration)
Inks
John Severin (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-132
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Secret of the Sargasso Sea! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
K-6
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A ship carrying rocket fuel is deposited into the Sargasso where a stranded rocketship makes use of the fuel and then tows the ship to safety.
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The Sea Serpent! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-33
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A friendly sea serpent.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mike Esposito Inks credit from Marvel Masterworks: Atlas Era Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 2008 Series) #4.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Those Who Vanish!
  2. 1. Stone Face
  3. 2. Those Who Vanish!
  4. 3. The Mystery of the Missing Man
  5. 4. The Box That Wouldn't Open
  6. 5. The Servants
  7. 6. The Secret of the Sargasso Sea!
  8. 7. The Sea Serpent!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Banks S. Robinson
  • Bill Borre
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann