(March 1957)

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

Issue Notes

Some information for this index from Gary Watson, September 2009.


The Haunted Halls! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Everett's initials can be found on the woman's lapels. This information from Gary Watson, September 2009.

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Menace of the Green Men (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L159
Synopsis
Light images of aliens from space become the fall guy of a crook in a series of planned robberies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015. Mayo inks per Atlastales.com. Previous indexer credited Al Williamson.

While the City Sleeps (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Doug Wildey
Inks
Doug Wildey
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L209
Synopsis
A midget who poses as a ventriloquist's doll in order to pull off heists has a chemist friend who works on suspended animation pills as a hobby. He takes one that is supposed to last for twenty-four hours to throw the police off his trail, but the panicked chemist shows up at his apartment claiming he accidentally gave him a pill that lasts twenty years.
Reprints

The Strange Power of Henry Grey (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-265
Synopsis
A man finds he has the power to project his spirit across distance. He uses this ability to do evil to people as he is a hateful person. When he tries to force his business partner out by dive bombing him at the controls of a model airplane, the wing breaks off and the resulting crash breaks the bones of his real body.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art identification from atlastales.com.

The Taboo (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-204
Synopsis
When a sailor upstages a native witch doctor, the witch doctor maroons the sailor on a small island surrounded by sharks.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Heat's On (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan; Don Heck
Inks
Gene Colan; Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
H-366
Genre
science fiction
Characters
John Tyler; Mary Tyler; Bobby Tyler
Synopsis
When a young boy builds a fan to help his family get through a heat wave it brings down the flying saucer that caused the heat.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The story has two illustrations; at least one is by Heck. All future reprints of "The Fan" are titled "The Heat's On"

The Outcast (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dick Giordano ?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A telepath who works for the police department is shunned by others because of his ability until he saves a trapped boy.
Reprints

The Haunted Halls (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L273
Synopsis
When a man enters a castle, he becomes the resident ghost.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Haunted Halls!
  2. 1. The Menace of the Green Men
  3. 2. While the City Sleeps
  4. 3. The Strange Power of Henry Grey
  5. 4. The Taboo
  6. 5. The Heat's On
  7. 6. The Outcast
  8. 7. The Haunted Halls
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Banks S. Robinson
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann