(August 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

The Woman Who Played with Dolls! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Where There's Smoke... (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Kweskin
Inks
Sam Kweskin
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-62
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A smoker finds a blend of tobacco that makes his dreams come true, but his wife sells some to a customer who has a nightmare about the tobacco seller being lost in the darkest depths of Africa.
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The Woman Who Played with Dolls (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
M-127
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A wealthy woman shrinks people who try to rob her and plays with them in a doll house.
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Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

The Phony! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marvin Stein
Inks
Marvin Stein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-139
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man who invents fake tales for profit runs into a real adventure that he can't tell because everyone thinks of him as a phony.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Behind the Mask! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Inks
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-126
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man in his sixties pays a doctor ten thousand dollars for a mask that will allow him to look younger in order to court a woman in her twenties, but the end of the story reveals that she is also an older person who has paid for such a mask.
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Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

The New Pupil (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely
Inks
Joe Maneely
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-382
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Colin; Mr. Plum; Gertrude
Synopsis
A dull teacher earns accolades by accidentally helping capture a Martian criminal.
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Don't Turn Around! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-83
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A man thinks that his invention to bring forth people from the past is a failure, but it actually worked to scare away two crooks who were intent on robbing him while he was knocked out.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits and job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

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

The Curiosity of Mr. Catt! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Angelo Torres
Inks
Gray Morrow ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-137
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man rents the apartment of a murderer and begins to adopt his mannerisms.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Woman Who Played with Dolls!
  2. 1. Where There's Smoke...
  3. 2. The Woman Who Played with Dolls
  4. 3. The Phony!
  5. 4. Behind the Mask!
  6. 5. The New Pupil
  7. 6. Don't Turn Around!
  8. 7. The Curiosity of Mr. Catt!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Matthew Head
  • Chris Boyko
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann