(February 1951)

Marvel, 1950 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Won’t You Step Into My Parlor…?/The Strangers!/No Escape!/The Creeping Vine! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos? (main image and panels)
Inks
Carl Burgos? (main image and panels)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Colors: Stan Goldberg states himself.

The Stranger (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7773
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A scientist invents a formula for eternal life, but it doesn't work and produces monsters instead.

The Creeping Vine (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Allen Bellman
Inks
Allen Bellman (?)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7739
Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A story motif similar to "Little Shop of Horrors"

No Escape (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman
Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7762
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A poor man who shares identical looks with a rich man murders his butler and acquires his job after donning a disguise in order to study the mannerisms of the wealthy man. After completing his study, he murders the wealthy man and takes his place. He finds out that the man had a history of mental imbalance after his cousin and lawyer commit him to an insane asylum.

Out of the Past (Table of Contents: 4)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
5645
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Storm (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chic Stone ?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
7797
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
People can only leave the house of terrors upon the hill when new victims seek shelter from the storm in order to replace them.

The Classroom Secret (Table of Contents: 6)

public service announcement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jerry Fasano
Inks
Jerry Fasano (?)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Won’t You Step Into My Parlor…?/The Strangers!/No Escape!/The Creeping Vine!
  2. 1. The Stranger
  3. 2. The Creeping Vine
  4. 3. No Escape
  5. 4. Out of the Past
  6. 5. The Storm
  7. 6. The Classroom Secret
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue