(March 1952)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
20th Century Comic Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sol Brodsky ?
Inks
Christopher Rule ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?; typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Possible Brodsky pencils per Nick Caputo. Rule inks per www.atlastales.com.

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Man Who Owned a Ghost! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett ?
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

Job Number
9491
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A dead man summons a ghost to haunt his wife's house so her guests will leave and he can kill her, but she confesses to him that he is already dead because she killed him the previous evening and he realizes that the ghost he has summoned is his own.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job Number Information for this sequence supplied by www.atlastales.com.

Time-Stream Rescue (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
9685
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Harold Bevinson; Prof. Rall; Gen. George Washington (cameo)
Synopsis
A scientist and his friend build a time machine and witness several historical events, almost accidentally killing George Washington in the process.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job Number information for this sequence supplied by www.atlastales.com.

I Solved the Problem! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mac L. Pakula (signed)
Inks
Mac L. Pakula (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9503?
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Fell; Dr. Caldron
Synopsis
As the Earth is threatened by lack of food from overpopulation, Dr. Fell develops a plant which can grow very easily and provide food, but it grows so rapidly that it begins strangling out all human life.
Keywords
Majorca

Indexer Notes

Job Number information for this sequence supplied by www.atlastales.com.

The Walking Dead! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Eadeh (signed)
Inks
Al Eadeh (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Letterese

Job Number
9519
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A scientist succeeds in reanimating the dead and then kills himself out of regret.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Job Number information for this sequence supplied by www.atlastales.com.

Melvin and the Martian (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9487
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Melvin; Aada
Synopsis
Aada is captured and the weak-willed Melvin seems to let him escape, but the ship Aada steals to return to Mars is actually a powerful h-bomb and it destroys the entire red planet.
Keywords
atomic bomb; Mars

Only an Insect! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Morisi (signed)
Inks
Pete Morisi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
9483
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis
A scientist's assistant who tortures insects for kicks gets his just deserts when he knocks over a shrinking compound which then affects him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Artist information for this sequence supplied by www.atlastales.com.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Man Who Owned a Ghost!
  3. 2. Time-Stream Rescue
  4. 3. I Solved the Problem!
  5. 4. The Walking Dead!
  6. 5. Melvin and the Martian
  7. 6. Only an Insect!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Michael Hoskin