(February 1957)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1956
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
20th Century Comic Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
4 Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Danger in the Streets! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit confirmed by Goldberg.

Danger in the Streets (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
John Forte (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-928
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An atomic accident gives a researcher the ability to transmute objects into uranium.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Dragon's Roar! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L86
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A communist general decides to make an example of defiant villagers who celebrate the new year against his orders by building a dragon float with machine gunners inside to open fire upon the revelers. When the float gets to the center of the parade another dragon appears which the communist soldiers take to be another float, but it is real and attacks and destroys them, sparing the villagers.
Reprints

The Endless Journey (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-039
Synopsis
When a chemist invents a serum that lets anyone will themselves to be elsewhere, it gets stolen by an escaped convict. The serum works imperfectly, however, and he finds himself bouncing from place to place without any means of permanently staying.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pete Morisi credit changed based on information from www.atlastales.com. [Mike Nielsen 3/2010]

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

Grotesque! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hy Fleishman
Inks
John Tartaglione ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-979
Synopsis
A man threatened by a giant owl turns out to be the unintentional victim of a scientist disposing of an imperfect reducing serum.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils credit and Job Number information from www.atlastales.com. Inks credit from Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr.

The Inventor (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-215
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Joe; Timothy Braun
Synopsis
A teenager is inventing a mechanical potato peeler, but a supernatural figure stops him to preserve the culture of hand-peeling potatoes in kitchens.
Reprints

The Night of May 10th! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
L-051
Synopsis
In the year 4956 a janitor working next to a time machine unintentionally averts some disasters in the year 1956.
Reprints

The Secret! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K183
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man gains his fortune by selling mud in beauty treatments gathered for him by mermaids.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credit from www.atlastales.com.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Danger in the Streets!
  2. 1. Danger in the Streets
  3. 2. The Dragon's Roar!
  4. 3. The Endless Journey
  5. 4. Grotesque!
  6. 5. The Inventor
  7. 6. The Night of May 10th!
  8. 7. The Secret!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Matthew Head
  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Thomas G. Lammers