(February 1957)

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

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Inside The Pharaoh's Tomb! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credit from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010. Previously credited as "Joe Sinnott ?".

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

Inside the Pharoah's Tomb (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Inks
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-17
Synopsis
A thief represses his memory of being locked in the museum tomb exhibit twenty years ago, so when it happens to him again, he mistakenly believes he is the reincarnation of the Pharaoh and resolves to follow the straight and narrow.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

(orlando/williamson influence)

What Cries In The Cage? (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-7
Synopsis
A sorceress gets revenge on pirates who slew her husband by shrinking them into small cages.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

He Stalks in the Streets (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
K-992
Synopsis
An actress fools a jilted admirer into believing that she never stopped loving him so that he does not have her murdered.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Destroyers (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-62
Synopsis
Three scientists discover a power that they intend to rule the world by and are eliminated by God.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Little People (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-213
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bob Dixon
Synopsis
A TV repairman learns to see past electronics when he finds little people in a set.
Reprints

Needle in a Haystack (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Inks
Sol Brodsky (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-65
Synopsis
A man with a pirate treasure map is in the right location, but he won't find the treasure because it was buried on a floating island which has since drifted into another spot.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Nowhere (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres [as Torres] (signed)
Inks
Angelo Torres [as Torres] (signed); Frank Frazetta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-888
Synopsis
In this story a cyclotron acts as a time machine for a thief who steals seventy-four thousand dollars and has to hide in a cave for twenty years avoiding dinosaurs.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

With the exception of the splash panel on the first page this looks like an otherwise complete Frazetta inking job.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Inside The Pharaoh's Tomb!
  2. 1. Inside the Pharoah's Tomb
  3. 2. What Cries In The Cage?
  4. 3. He Stalks in the Streets
  5. 4. The Destroyers
  6. 5. The Little People
  7. 6. Needle in a Haystack
  8. 7. Nowhere
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Jan Roar Hansen
  • Keith Chandler
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
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  • Bill Borre
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