(May 1956)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Olympia Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Future Tense! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Everett credit per Tom Lammers, September 2008. Color credit per Stan Goldberg.

Future...Tense! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Forgione
Inks
Bob Forgione
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-143
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Dark Side of the Moon! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-260
Synopsis
Scientists bounce a radar beam off the moon, "man's first contact in outer space!" This had already been done in January 1946, by the US Army Signal Corps' Project Diana.
Reprints

To the Sea! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-262

The Conquerors (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
J-61
Reprints

The Dream Creatures (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-100
Reprints

Where the Grass Is Always Greener (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Mortellaro
Inks
Tony Mortellaro
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-234
Characters
Kanu (Sub-Mariner lookalike); Bala (Kanu's wife); King Ku (ruler of the undersea civilization)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Features an inhabitant of an underwater world who greatly resembles Sub-Mariner: pointed ears, long face, dark hair with a widow's peak, and clad only in swimming trunks; Cf. Marvel Comics #1 (October 1939).

Inside the Iceberg (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman [as MS]
Inks
Manny Stallman [as MS]
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-235
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Future Tense!
  2. 1. Future...Tense!
  3. 2. The Dark Side of the Moon!
  4. 3. To the Sea!
  5. 4. The Conquerors
  6. 5. The Dream Creatures
  7. 6. Where the Grass Is Always Greener
  8. 7. Inside the Iceberg
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Pat Lang
  • Thomas G. Lammers