(March 1957)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Olympia Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Wax Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Wax Man (from the first story)

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit confirmed by Stan Goldberg.

The Wax Man! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-219
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A scientist phones in a news scoop to the Daily Bugle.

Who Goes There! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-144
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Secret of the Glittering Glob (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Chris Rule
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-172
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Who Wasn't! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Dick Ayers

Job Number
L-221
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Scrambled Eggs (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
H-107
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Eye That's Never Shut! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-280
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Stallman pencils per Michael J. Vassallo via Atlas Tales. Previous indexer credited John Giunta.

The Day of the Wreck! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
John Forte
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-300
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Teen boy lovingly restores old automobile with female name, which then tries to kill the girlfriend it sees as a rival.

Indexer Notes

Plot similarities to Stephen King's Christine (1983).

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wax Man!
  2. 1. The Wax Man!
  3. 2. Who Goes There!
  4. 3. Secret of the Glittering Glob
  5. 4. The Man Who Wasn't!
  6. 5. Scrambled Eggs
  7. 6. The Eye That's Never Shut!
  8. 7. The Day of the Wreck!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Pat Lang
  • Thomas G. Lammers