(August 1954)

Marvel, 1954 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-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]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Russ Heath (signed as Russ Heath)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed as Russ Heath)
Colors
Stan Goldberg

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

First Blood (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Lawrence (signed as Mort Lawrence)
Inks
Mort Lawrence (signed as Mort Lawrence)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-782
Genre
war
Synopsis
The USS South Dakota helps win the Battle of Santa Cruz, demonstrating how all ships are part of a team.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Battleship Burke / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
E-815
First Line of Dialogue or Text
On December 10, 1950, a U.S. Navy amphibious fleet of 193 vessels...
Genre
war
Characters
Battleship Burke (introduction, a chief petty officer); Salty Smith (Seaman 1st class, Burke's sidekick); Hungnam Hannah (a female North Korean officer)
Synopsis
Burke and Salty battle Hungnam Hannah, who commands a big cannon which moves positions thanks to its built-in skis. They find it and destroy it themselves.

Rescue Patrol (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
A-316
Genre
war
Reprints

The Checkerboard Squadron! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis (signed as Bill Benulis)
Inks
Bill Benulis (signed as Bill Benulis)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-788
Genre
aviation; war
Synopsis
The Checkerboard Squadron led by Captain Mercer take out roads into North Korea, cutting off supply lines so the Marines can defuse the Chinese offensive.

The Stalker! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell (signed as Powell)
Inks
Bob Powell ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
E-777
Genre
war
Synopsis
The submarine Batfish hunts down and destroys a Japanese destroyer which fires its torpedoes too soon, missing the Batfish.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. First Blood
  3. 2. ["On December 10, 1950, a U.S. Navy amphibious fleet of 193 vessels..."]
    Battleship Burke
  4. 3. Rescue Patrol
  5. 4. The Checkerboard Squadron!
  6. 5. The Stalker!
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