(November 1955)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
20th Century Comic Corp.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock
Newsprint with Glossy Covers
Binding
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format
was On-Going Series

A Stranger in Our Midst!; It Walks By Night! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

It Walks by Night! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-959
Synopsis
The state wants to demolish an old house to put a highway through the property, but after the owner goes to the expense of transporting the house elsewhere, the house moves itself back to its original location and the state builds the highway around it.

The Rug (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
H-7
Reprints

A Stranger in Our Midst! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Scheuer
Pencils
Tom Scheuer (signed)
Inks
Tom Scheuer (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-921
Synopsis
A alien observer shows up at a costume party where the servant informs him that he cannot have the same costume as another guest. After leaving and returning several times, copying various costumes including the servant, he gets frustrated and leaves. He tells his fellow aliens, if you want to observe the Earth people, just come as you are.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Writer credit by Dr. Michael J. Vassalo, added by Craig Delich 2012-11-13.

The Old Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
H-42
Characters
Christopher Columbus
Synopsis
A man goes back in time to steal Christopher Columbus' fame as the discover of the New World, but fails to get anyone interested in his idea before he dies, except - ironically - Christopher Columbus.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Italian navigator Christopher Columbus (1451-1506) appears.

The Wrong Face! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks
Bill Benulis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
G-830
Synopsis
A man steals a photo of what he believes is a dying millionaire's son so he can have a plastic surgeon alter his face, but he steals the wrong photo, and the dead man's actual heir looks just like he did before the surgeon made him ugly.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Wessler credit per bibliography published in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 24, #10, October 2013.

Something in the Sky! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett ?
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

Job Number
G-915
Synopsis
A ghost airplane circles an airport during foggy nights waiting for a doomed plane delivering emergency medical supplies so it can take its place in the crash and burn and the supplies can be delivered.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Stranger in Our Midst!; It Walks By Night!
  2. 1. It Walks by Night!
  3. 2. The Rug
  4. 3. A Stranger in Our Midst!
  5. 4. The Old Man!
  6. 5. The Wrong Face!
  7. 6. Something in the Sky!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Craig Delich
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers