(April 1955)

Marvel, 1954 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1954-12-27
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 Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1955, page 128, registration number B515924.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Maneely
Inks:
Joe Maneely
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Red Pirate! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
F-467

Synopsis:
A mate on a whaling boat doesn't know if the greater danger lies with the predators of the deep or with the treacherous Russian pirates who would steal a man's fair catch. A mighty beast who refuses to be caught answers that question, bringing rough justice to the seas.
Reprints:

Jungle Story (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Anderson
Inks:
Harry Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
F-514

Synopsis:
A hunter has set his goal to bag a Jaguar, and has hired a wizened tribesman as guide for his jungle hunt. When the legendary cat, named El Diablo by the villagers, returns, the hunter has met his match, and finds that he must heed the words of his guide if he is to survive.
Reprints:

The Spy! (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset
Job Number:
9768

Swamp! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chuck Miller (signed)
Inks:
Chuck Miller (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
F-513

Synopsis:
An engineer is sent in to swamp country with the job of surveying it so it can be drained for farmland. He meets the fierce and resistant people, and earns a reluctant guide, who plots to kill him. The engineer survives through a combination of toughness and compassion, and earns the respect of the swamp people.
Reprints:

White Death (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Bache
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
F-466

Genre:
adventure
Synopsis:
One trapper stops another from treating his pack dog cruelly, and earns an enemy in the process. He adapts the dog, which he names Trouble, and the dog becomes an invaluable help in the conflicts that lay ahead.
Reprints:
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. The Red Pirate!
  3. 2. Jungle Story
  4. 3. The Spy!
  5. 4. Swamp!
  6. 5. White Death
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony Oliva
  • Tom Lammers and John P. Selegue
  • Bill Devine
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Tom Lammers and John P. Selegue