(December 1956)

Marvel, 1955 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Classic Syndicate, 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

What the Mirror Revealed! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Art credits from www.atlastales.com.

The Changeling (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Forte (signed)
Inks:
John Forte (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K668

Synopsis:
The mayor and three children devise a scheme to cheat an old man out of his property.
Reprints:

The Secret of the Graveyard! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Herb Familton (signed)
Inks:
Herb Familton (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K572

Synopsis:
Two hunters find out that the elephant's graveyard is a cave with a quicksand floor.
Reprints:

Pouf! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-542

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Charlie Smith; Will
Synopsis:
A boy stumbles across a secret distintegrating formula stolen from a government lab.
Reprints:

The Blank! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Angelo Torres (signed)
Inks:
Angelo Torres
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-636

Synopsis:
A man from the future comes back in time to prevent a scientist from conducting an experiment that will have the unforeseen consequence of sterilizing the soil.
Reprints:

What the Mirror Revealed! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Bob Forgione
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-511

Synopsis:
A man invents a time mirror to display the past events of the person who looks into it. He pretends to be selfish so that a girl who is infatuated with him will profess her love to the self-sacrificing, but poor, man he has challenged to look into the mirror.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

They Can't Resist! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K464

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien from Ganymede gives a disk to a man hoping his curiosity will cause him to trigger a release of gas from the disk when he looks at it which will allow the aliens to invade easily, but the man tosses the disk into the river as he is blind.
Reprints:

Fear Follows Fenton (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Mac Pakula (signed)
Inks:
Mac Pakula
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-559

Genre:
detective-mystery; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
When a detective falls into a coma, the fugitive that he has been assigned to apprehend finds that he cannot elude the man. The police chief is happy when the fugitive is delivered over to him and then shocked to find the detective just recovering from his coma.
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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Table of Contents
  1. 0. What the Mirror Revealed!
  2. 1. The Changeling
  3. 2. The Secret of the Graveyard!
  4. 3. Pouf!
  5. 4. The Blank!
  6. 5. What the Mirror Revealed!
  7. 6. They Can't Resist!
  8. 7. Fear Follows Fenton
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Banks S. Robinson
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Bill Borre
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Jim Walls
  • Tony R. Rose