Mystic #54
(December 1956)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Classic Syndicate, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Four Color
Dimensions
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Thing! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo.

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

Who Steals My Brain (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-582
Synopsis
A passive alien scout for an invasion assumes a human disguise but leaves when he becomes fed up with human violent entertainment.
Reprints

Tyrant! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-690
Synopsis
A man gains mind-reading powers from volcano vapors and uses them to achieve political power.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Powell credit per Atlas Tales.

Time and Time Again (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
G-774
Reprints

The Four Sam Smiths! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A woman pays actors in an attempt to reform her crooked husband by fooling him into believing that an accident with a cyclotron has sent him into a "Mirror, Mirror" universe.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

The Face in the Air! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mac Pakula (signed)
Inks
Mac Pakula (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-667
Synopsis
A solider saves a brain surgeon from drowning who later saves his life by performing difficult surgery.
Reprints

The Thing! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Manny Stallman (signed)
Inks
Manny Stallman (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-584
Synopsis
A Martian pet has misadventures on Earth until picked up by his master.
Reprints

Out of the Swamp (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Bob Forgione (signed)
Inks
Bob Forgione (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-491
Synopsis
A rich man invests his money in trying to build up a town in a swamp but it turns out to be a mirage.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thing!
  2. 1. Who Steals My Brain
  3. 2. Tyrant!
  4. 3. Time and Time Again
  5. 4. The Four Sam Smiths!
  6. 5. The Face in the Air!
  7. 6. The Thing!
  8. 7. Out of the Swamp
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