(October 1956)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Western Fiction Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Here Comes the Cyclops! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Fog! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
K-365
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man is transported back in time, where he is considered insane. He returns to the present, pursued by his jailer, who is in turn thought to be mad.
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Indexer Notes

Features Bethlehem Royal Hospital ("Bedlam") in London, the world's oldest psychiatric hospital, and its Keeper.

I Entered the Forbidden Land! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Herb Familton (signed)
Inks
Herb Familton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-285
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
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Indexer Notes

Features the "legendary" Tibetan land of Shangi-La, which first appeared in Lost Horizon by James Hilton (London, 1933); perhaps what was meant was Shambhala, a legendary land in Tibetan Buddhist tradition.

When the City Trembled (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Reed Crandall
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K264
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics,Vol 25, No. 8, August 2014.

Stranger Than Fiction! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
John Forte (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K305
Genre
crime
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit from his record books, per Robin Snyder's the Comics,Vol 25, No. 8, August 2014.

Bird Talk (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Marie Severin
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-424
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tony Tipple; Skeets Mulligan; Toodles Murphy
Synopsis
A meeting with a strange man gives a boy an unusual way of getting a pet bird, talking to birds.
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Indexer Notes

Art credit from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

Quarantine (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Werner Roth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-309
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Roth credit per Nick Caputo, July 2013. Job number from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

Cyclops (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks
Jack Davis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-226
Characters
Niles Ulysses Barret
Synopsis
A WWII destroyer is torpedoed in the Mediterranean; one boatload of survivors, including Capt. Niles Ulysses Barret, come ashore on an island where they recapitulate the adventure of Odysseus and his crew with Polyphemus the Cyclops, as related in Book 9 of Homer's Odyssey.
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Indexer Notes

Job number and detailed synopsis from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Here Comes the Cyclops!
  2. 1. The Fog!
  3. 2. I Entered the Forbidden Land!
  4. 3. When the City Trembled
  5. 4. Stranger Than Fiction!
  6. 5. Bird Talk
  7. 6. Quarantine
  8. 7. Cyclops
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Gregory Fischer
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