(August 1957)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1957-04-18
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Job numbers and some credit information from atlastales.com.
On-sale date listed for this issue is the copyright date.


The Man Who Believed! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Fred Kida
Inks
Fred Kida
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Art credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo. Original indexer credited Joe Sinnott as possible artist.

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Man Who Believed (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
M-31
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Last Look (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Inks
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-94
Reprints

Wish You Were Here (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
M-64
Synopsis
An artist with a poor memory for details comes across an old man who designs greeting cards with magic ink that makes what is drawn there actually occur. When the artist obtains some of the ink, he draws himself within a vault surrounded by piles of money, but he neglects to include the detail of...a door.
Reprints

Four Who Vanished (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Eadeh
Inks
Al Eadeh
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-119
Reprints

Nose for News (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-241
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Snoop Scooper; Marsha Marlow
Synopsis
A reporter with an uncanny nose and a woman with keen hearing and become the blueprints for a new breed of journalists.
Reprints

Behind the Iron Gate! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Matt Fox (signed)
Inks
Matt Fox (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-1000
Reprints

The Terrible Touch! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-209
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
King Midas
Synopsis
A miner comes upon the immortal king Midas, takes him for a claim jumper and grabs him. The two men that the miner is telling the story to scoff in disbelief so the miner removes his gloves revealing solid gold hands.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Man Who Believed!
  2. 1. The Man Who Believed
  3. 2. The Last Look
  4. 3. Wish You Were Here
  5. 4. Four Who Vanished
  6. 5. Nose for News
  7. 6. Behind the Iron Gate!
  8. 7. The Terrible Touch!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Steven Rowe
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael J. Vassallo
  • Jim Walls