Menace #2
(April 1953)

Marvel, 1953 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
Hercules Publishing Corporation
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

Detailed content information from Dr. Michael J. Vassallo [as Doc. V] (June 8, 2005).


Burton's Blood (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

The Man in Black (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
George Tuska [as G. T.] (signed)
Inks
George Tuska [as G. T.] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-289
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A communist agent mistakes his contact for the man he is supposed to kill.
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Fair Exchange (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
C-368
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Burton's Blood! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
C-288
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A vampire sleeps for years after gorging on all the blood available to him in the atomic war of 1998. When he awakens and looks for another victim, he is astonished to find that humans died out long ago and only the human-like robots are left.
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Rocket to the Moon (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee [as S. L.] (signed)
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-290
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A lab assistant builds a rocket that will travel to the moon and volunteers to fly it, but his boss wants the credit, so he knocks him out and takes off. Unfortunately for him, the rocket is only one way.
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On with the Dance! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
C-287
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A dancer who wants a part threatens the girl who got it with a gun to resign. Unfortunately for her, this girl is a witch, and she hexes the dancer to dance in place without ever stopping until she starves to death and even then her corpse dances on and on.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Burton's Blood
  2. 1. The Man in Black
  3. 2. Fair Exchange
  4. 3. Burton's Blood!
  5. 4. Rocket to the Moon
  6. 5. On with the Dance!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Terry Vraspir
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Walls
  • Terry Vraspir