(January 1954)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
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

The Witches' Cauldron (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Man Who Ran Away (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Luster (signed)
Inks
Al Luster (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Job Number
C-493
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A scientist who resents his fellows as inferior builds a time machine to travel to the year 4024, where he is eliminated as a misfit because he can answer none of their I.Q. questions.
Reprints

Lost World (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
8731
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

The Screaming Man (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Job Number
D-531
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two writers rent a spooky house. One ends up a skeleton and the other goes mad.
Reprints

The Big Story! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
C-556
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Newpaperman Will Karp is desperate for a big story so he arranges a deadly train wreck so that he can cover it, but he didn't know that his son was on the train.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A similar plot to "Death Waits Within" in Journey Into Mystery #4

Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Winter (signed)
Inks
Chuck Winter (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Job Number
C-947
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Macbeth, Banquo; the three witches; Lady Macbeth; King Duncan; MacDuff
Synopsis
The Scottish nobleman Macbeth is told by three witches that he will be king one day, and his ambition turns him to murder and tyranny.
Reprints
Keywords
adaptation; Macbeth; Medieval; Shakespeare

Indexer Notes

A comic adaptation of Macbeth with the additional detail that MacDuff is the son of one of the witches.

Pep Talk (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek ?

Job Number
C-555
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Witches' Cauldron
  2. 1. The Man Who Ran Away
  3. 2. Lost World
  4. 3. The Screaming Man
  5. 4. The Big Story!
  6. 5. Fire Burn and Cauldron Bubble!
  7. 6. Pep Talk
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • David Haglund
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Chris Brown; M Vassallo; F Motler; J Selegue