Mystic #55
(January 1957)

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

Issue Notes

Contents from www.atlastales.com.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Everett credits by St├ęphane PETIT (signed).

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Out of the Fog! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-819

Synopsis:
A man goes back in time to Arthur's court and attempts to make himself king, but he lacks the knowledge of metallurgy and chemistry to build 20th century weapons and gadgets so he becomes Arthur's sorcerer Merlin.
Reprints:

The Empty Cell! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Ted Galindo
Inks:
Ted Galindo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-755

Synopsis:
A man from Uranus attempts to recruit Earth convicts to leave on his home planet but they can't alter their criminal behavior and the king sends them back to their cell on Earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

The Man Everybody Feared! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
Ed Winiarski
Inks:
Ed Winiarski
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-721

Synopsis:
A scientist working on biochemical weapons hallucinates that the people he comes across in a small town are real when they are in fact a model created for an atomic bomb test.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

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

What Happened to Alice Prim? (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Doug Wildey
Inks:
Doug Wildey
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-867

Synopsis:
A fortune teller makes a prediction that a tall, dark man will be the end of Miss Prim...and it is when he makes her Mrs. Smith.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wildey credit per Atlas Tales.

The Amazing Money Tree (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
G-977

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Billy Anderson; Tom Anderson; Amy Anderson
Synopsis:
A young boy's father scoffs when his son tries to grow a money tree, but the world is astonished when he succeeds.
Reprints:

Whirlpool! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-873

Synopsis:
A man finds himself in a strange city beneath the whirlpool that exists only for those brave enough to challenge the whirlpool, but when he steals some of their gold, they condemn him to return to the outside world moments before he plunges into the whirlpool.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Powell credit per Atlas Tales.

The Folks Who Faded Away (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Carl Wessler
Pencils:
John Forte
Inks:
John Forte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
K-845

Synopsis:
A new bobsled goes so fast that its riders find events in time have to catch up to them.
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. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Out of the Fog!
  3. 2. The Empty Cell!
  4. 3. The Man Everybody Feared!
  5. 4. What Happened to Alice Prim?
  6. 5. The Amazing Money Tree
  7. 6. Whirlpool!
  8. 7. The Folks Who Faded Away
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Stephane PETIT
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Craig Delich
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Gary L. Watson