(February 1957)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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

The Pyramid's Secret! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The House of Evil! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Angelo Torres (signed)
Inks
Angelo Torres (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-127
Synopsis
A crook tries to rob an old man who lives in a house with a spell on it and finds that he has exchanged bodies with the old man.
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Indexer Notes

Wessler credit per biblio info published in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol. 26, No. 4, April 2015.

The Little Black Box (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-208
Synopsis
A scientist invents a device that makes people susceptible to suggestion and a car salesman gets ahold of it.
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Drawings of Doom! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ted Galindo (signed)
Inks
Ted Galindo (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-275
Synopsis
A criminal attempts to force an artist whose pictures magically appear in real life to draw him a car with a big stack of money, but the artist simply draws him behind bars.
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The Man with Two Lives! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
L-235
Synopsis
Only one of two embezzlers get caught, but the convict threatens to get even with his partner who was not suspected. When the man returns home, he finds a doppelganger of the convict waiting for him. They struggle, and the doppelganger dies during the fight. He hears on the radio that the convict in prison has died at the same moment the doppelganger perishes. He is so flustered by the incident that he confesses his role in the crime to the police.
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Indexer Notes

Previous indexer credited Vince Colletta pencils.

The Wishing Stone (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marie Severin (illustrations)
Inks
Marie Severin (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
H-401
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Johnny (only appearance)
Synopsis
Johnny finds a magic wishing stone, but wishes it away because magic would make life no fun.
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Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

When the World Vanished! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks
Gray Morrow (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-269
Synopsis
This story postulates that the world is 'cleaned' occasionally and all the people are moved into another world briefly while this is done and then transferred back.
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The Pyramid's Secret (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
John Forte (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-242
Synopsis
An Egyptian tomb raider finds himself with privileged knowledge of a tomb and figures that the only way he could possess this knowledge is if he is the reincarnation of the Pharaoh, but it turns out that he is merely the reincarnation of one of the Pharaoh's slaves and falls victim to one of the tomb's pitfalls.
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Indexer Notes

Forte credits by Michael J. Vassallo, 2002-12-03 (Per Sandell ed.)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Pyramid's Secret!
  2. 1. The House of Evil!
  3. 2. The Little Black Box
  4. 3. Drawings of Doom!
  5. 4. The Man with Two Lives!
  6. 5. The Wishing Stone
  7. 6. When the World Vanished!
  8. 7. The Pyramid's Secret
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Jenner
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur, Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jim Walls
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Thomas G. Lammers