(October 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
Classic Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

When the Vault Opens! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover credits per Atlastales.com

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Professor's Prisoner (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Herb Familton (signed)
Inks
Herb Familton (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-219
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A scientist holds a microscopic man prisoner.
Reprints

100 Airplanes $1.25 (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Decoy (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernard Baily
Inks
Bernard Baily
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-986
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A PT boat lands on an Pacific island inhabited by aliens.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from www.atlastales.com.

Junior Space Pilots on the Beam! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Vault Opens (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Morisi
Inks
Pete Morisi
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-232
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Spacefarers from three Earth nations learn brotherhood on Mars.
Reprints

Get Rid of Ugly Pimples (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

He Can't Stop Looking (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Sale
Inks
Robert Sale
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-165
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man searches for Aladdin's Lamp
Reprints

631 Movie & TV Star Pictures (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Reversible Auto Seat Covers (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

The Tree (Table of Contents: 10)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
K-435
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Wally Hadley
Synopsis
When a family moves to a house in the country their son finds a gnarled little tree on their land that grants wishes.
Reprints

The Mouse That Saved the World! (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Hy Fleishman
Inks
Hy Fleishman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-49
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A scientist develops a device to the stop the earth's rotation.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from www.atlastales.com.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Someone is Listening! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bill Draut
Inks
Bill Draut
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-171
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An electrician invents a telepathy radio
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from www.atlastales.com. Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

Take 'Em Free! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Do You Need Extra Money? (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Boys! Girls! Men! Women! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. When the Vault Opens!
  2. 1. The Professor's Prisoner
  3. 2. 100 Airplanes $1.25
  4. 3. The Decoy
  5. 4. Junior Space Pilots on the Beam!
  6. 5. The Vault Opens
  7. 6. Get Rid of Ugly Pimples
  8. 7. He Can't Stop Looking
  9. 8. 631 Movie & TV Star Pictures
  10. 9. Reversible Auto Seat Covers
  11. 10. The Tree
  12. 11. The Mouse That Saved the World!
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
  14. 13. Someone is Listening!
  15. 14. Take 'Em Free!
  16. 15. Do You Need Extra Money?
  17. 16. Mystery! Magic! Science! Fun!
  18. 17. Boys! Girls! Men! Women!
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