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).

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

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

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck (signed)
Inks
Don Heck (signed)
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 (signed)
Inks
Ted Galindo (signed)
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 (illustration)
Inks
Don Heck (illustration)
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.
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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 (signed)
Inks
John Forte (signed)
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