(May 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

In the Middle of the Night! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Burgos credit per Atlastales.com. Original indexer credited Stan Goldberg.

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Middle of the Night (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-719
Synopsis
A watch repairman gets a watch from a mysterious stranger and when he fixes it, he finds that he can go backwards and forwards in time by moving the hands. He goes back to the year 1575 in order to steal the French king's jewels, but when he is apprehended by the king's guards, he finds that his watch has disappeared as they were not in existence at the time.
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Voodoo (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-717
Synopsis
Two detectives with different attitudes toward voodoo track down a blackmailer. To prove he is a fraud the younger detective gives the shaman a lock of hair for one of the dolls. When they find someone to testify against him they attempt to arrest him. The shaman threatens the detective by holding the doll out the window. The younger detective scoffs but he drops the doll and falls out the window. The younger detective is puzzled but his partner explains he switched the hair he handed the priest with some of his own hair he got off the bed - just to be on the safe side.
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Immortal Horses (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-703
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The Red Doom (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-727
Synopsis
When a man attempts to steal the world's largest ruby from an Indian temple, he finds himself mysteriously imprisoned under glass.
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The Desert Rat (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein
Inks
Bernie Krigstein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
An aging strongman drinks a potion that will forever keep him a "man of iron"...literally.
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The Betrayer (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-538
Synopsis
A Communist terrorist is burned to death by the statue of liberty's torch when he tries to place a bomb there.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stallman art per Atlastales.com. previous indexer credited Bernard Baily.

Nightmare (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres
Inks
Angelo Torres
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-712
Synopsis
When three people in a town commit criminal or uncompassionate acts, they perceive the entire town floating off into space, until they repent of their actions.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In the Middle of the Night!
  2. 1. The Middle of the Night
  3. 2. Voodoo
  4. 3. Immortal Horses
  5. 4. The Red Doom
  6. 5. The Desert Rat
  7. 6. The Betrayer
  8. 7. Nightmare
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  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
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