(May 1956)

Marvel, 1955 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
Animirth Comics, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Homer the Happy Ghost / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan DeCarlo ?
Inks
Dan DeCarlo ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg

Genre
children
Characters
Homer

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Homer the Happy Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-51
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Hey! We've got nothing else to do...
Genre
children
Characters
Homer; Dugan; Melvin; Gobby; Invisible Irwin
Synopsis
The boys go to a taping of "The Fifty-Four Thousand Dollar Question" telvision show.

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

Melvin the Mixed-Up Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-841A
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I sure like to visit zoos and see the animals!
Genre
children
Characters
Melvin
Synopsis
Melvin doesn't read the signs at the zoo.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Homer the Happy Ghost / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-984
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Zelda! Did Homer tell you the big news?
Genre
children
Characters
Homer; Melvin; Dugan; Zelda; Uncle Goldplate; Redbeard; Momma (cameo); Poppa (cameo)
Synopsis
When Homer's Uncle Goldplate takes the gang out on his yacht, they are attacked by Redbeard's band of pirates.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Momma and Poppa Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-841B
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Do you like my new apron, Poppa?
Genre
children
Characters
Momma; Poppa
Synopsis
Poppa just can't say the right thing.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Homer the Happy Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-841C
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Would you like to go out with me tonight, Alice?
Genre
children
Characters
Homer; Alice
Synopsis
Alice won't go out with Homer because he can't make up his mind.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

Melvin the Mixed-Up Ghost / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-838
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Melvin, your hair is getting too long!
Genre
children
Characters
Melvin; Melvin's Dad
Synopsis
Melvin goes to the barbershop.

The Raft (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-245
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of October 1, 1955. Publisher: Animirth Comics, Inc., 655 Madison Avenue, New York 21, NY. Owners: Martin Goodman and Jean Goodman at same address. No circulation figures given.

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Zelda the Scatter-Brained Witch / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-841D
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Golly. Zelda, are you still wearing that beat-up old hat?
Genre
children
Characters
Zelda; Homer
Synopsis
Zelda tries to buy a new hat.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

Dugan the Dead End Ghost / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-841E
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'm gonna buy me some dumbbells!
Genre
children
Characters
Dugan
Synopsis
Dugan wants to start exercising.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11)

Homer the Happy Ghost / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Inks
Dan DeCarlo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
H-985
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Children, I have to step out of the room for a while!
Genre
children
Characters
Homer; Dugan; Melvin; Alice; Invisible Irwin; Gobby; Miss Ghostly; Principal Porkle
Synopsis
Homer is appointed class monitor while Miss Ghostly is away, but the other kids don't behave for him.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Homer the Happy Ghost
  2. 1. ["Hey! We've got nothing else to do..."]
    Homer the Happy Ghost
  3. 2. ["I sure like to visit zoos and see the animals!"]
    Melvin the Mixed-Up Ghost
  4. 3. ["Zelda! Did Homer tell you the big news?"]
    Homer the Happy Ghost
  5. 4. ["Do you like my new apron, Poppa?"]
    Momma and Poppa Ghost
  6. 5. ["Would you like to go out with me tonight, Alice?"]
    Homer the Happy Ghost
  7. 6. ["Melvin, your hair is getting too long!"]
    Melvin the Mixed-Up Ghost
  8. 7. The Raft
  9. 8. [no title indexed]
  10. 9. ["Golly. Zelda, are you still wearing that beat-up old hat?"]
    Zelda the Scatter-Brained Witch
  11. 10. ["I'm gonna buy me some dumbbells!"]
    Dugan the Dead End Ghost
  12. 11. ["Children, I have to step out of the room for a while!"]
    Homer the Happy Ghost
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