(August 1957)

Marvel, 1957 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Current Detective Stories, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

Story list and credits from www.atlastales.com.

The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sol Brodsky
Inks
Carl Burgos ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
war

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
M-711
Genre
war
Synopsis
After the Sakawi destroys several US ships, one US submarine renames itself "Revenge" and goes hunting for the Sakawi, eventually destroying it.
Reprints
Keywords
submarine; World War II

Doing His Bit (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-478
Genre
war

We Strike at the Reds! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed as Joe Maneely)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed as Joe Maneely)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-702
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tommy, keep down! One of those shells from the reds' shore batteries might tag us!
Genre
war
Characters
Sgt. Bill Miner; Tommy Miner
Synopsis
Sgt. Bill Miner worries about his younger brother and fellow US Marine Tommy and tries to look out for him, but they're assigned to separate details during a land invasion in Korea. However, Tommy proves himself in battle and Bill decides he doesn't have to take care of him any longer.
Reprints
Keywords
Korean War; marines

Counter-Attack! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Miller
Inks
Chuck Miller
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-701
Genre
war
Characters
Donald York
Synopsis
Sailor Donald York is sent to scout Japanese guns on an island in the Pacific. York finds the Japanese are preparing to retake Iwo Jima, but gets the location to his forces and escapes back to his submarine safely.
Reprints
Keywords
submarine; World War II

The Human Decoy (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-709
Genre
aviation; war
Characters
Lt. Al Conway; Pinky
Synopsis
Navy pilot Al Conway is frustrated at having to escort bombers with his jet because they move so slowly it makes him vulnerable. Playing on that, he pretends his plane is damaged to lull enemy planes into pursuing him, then leads them into a perfect ambush.
Reprints
Keywords
Korean War

Destroyer (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Doxsee (signed as Richard Doxsee)
Inks
Richard Doxsee (signed as Richard Doxsee)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-710
Genre
war
Characters
Captain Sam Ellsworth; Arthur Jason
Synopsis
After losing the Concord in battle against the Japanese destroyer Yamato, Captain Ellsworth is given command of Victory and leads it after Yamato, despite his crew's hesitations. They finally engage and destroy the Yamato.
Reprints
Keywords
Pearl Harbor; World War II
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk!
  2. 1. The Sub That Couldn't Be Sunk!
  3. 2. Doing His Bit
  4. 3. We Strike at the Reds!
  5. 4. Counter-Attack!
  6. 5. The Human Decoy
  7. 6. Destroyer
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