(April 1953)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics, 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

Index revised with information from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker and atlastales.com.


Terror Tale! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sol Brodsky
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?; Carl Burgos ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?; typeset

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Iron Lady (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Al Luster (signed)
Inks
Al Luster (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-63
Reprints

The Door (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
C-101

Indexer Notes

Second page is located after "Terror Tale."

Brother of a Monster (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Mike Sekowsky
Inks
Chris Rule
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-131
Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
Two brothers, a deformed one and handsome one, are situated near the occurrence of murders. People suspect the deformed one as the culprit, but it turns out to be the other one.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sekowsky pencils and Rule inks per Frank Motler and Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. via atlastales.com. Saltarella previously credited Vic Carrabotta.

What's New? (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Werner Roth
Inks
Werner Roth
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-67
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credit per Jim Vadeboncoeur Jr. and Atlas Tales.

Terror Tale (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks
Russ Heath (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-132
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A vampire captures a fat man and takes his victim to display him to his brothers. They all agree that not even the Beast-Man captures such victims and ask the fat man his name. The fat man doesn't speak and instead transforms into the Beast-Man and attacks the vampires.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6)

statement of ownership / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

On the second page of the text story.

The Man Who Isn't There (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-34
Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thief comes into possession of an invisibility cloak and goes on a looting spree. Just as he is about to leave his run-down tenement, his landlady enters the room with the police, and he successfully uses the cloak to disguise his presence from them. After they leave the room, they lock up the entrance to the building and fumigate it.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Terror Tale!
  2. 1. The Iron Lady
  3. 2. The Door
  4. 3. Brother of a Monster
  5. 4. What's New?
  6. 5. Terror Tale
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
  8. 7. The Man Who Isn't There
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