Mystic #60
(June 1957)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
bi-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

Nothing Can Save Us! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Severin (signed)
Inks
John Severin (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Genre
fantasy-supernatural

Indexer Notes

Severin put his middle name, Powers, on the street sign

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

The Children's Hour! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Gene Colan
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
L-976
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A crook on the run from the law holds up in a relative's house, but when he goes down to a swim hole to drive away what he thinks are children, he is captured by gremlins who take him to their lair.
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The Mystery of the Tattooed Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
M-11
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Crooks find a man with a treasure map tattooed on his chest and force him to lead them to it. He tells them that it is buried fifty feet deep and they dig all the way to it but can't get out of the pit. The tattooed man fades away as he is really a ghost guarding the treasure.
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You Only Live Twice! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale
Inks
Robert Q. Sale
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
L-922
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
When a man suffers amnesia his nephew attempts to frame him for his own death in order to gain an inheritance.
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Indexer Notes

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

What Happened to Doctor Dorrm (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sid check (signed)
Inks
Sid Check (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-908
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Mermen leave the confines of their African lake in order to reach the expanse of the seas but die because they hadn't reckoned the seas would be salt water after living in their clear water lake.
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The Restaurant in the Sky (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
K-188
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Bob Winkle; Fred Dunn
Synopsis
Two old friends deceive each other about their own success, until a dream of a heavenly restaurant teaches them the importance of honesty.
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Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration.

The Changing Man! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
John Forte ?; George Klein ?
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-737
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man who works as a security guard is envying the easy jobs he imagines his fellow bus passengers to have when the bus is struck by lightning and he finds himself becoming one with the other men in succession. It turns out two of them have dangerous construction jobs and the third, Matt Grimm, is a test pilot whose plane catches fire and he has to bail out. He tells his story to his wife who thinks it's a pack of lies, when suddenly he transforms into the only other man he hasn't been, the bus driver.
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Indexer Notes

Klein pencil and inks per atlastales.com. Possible Forte pencils per Nick Caputo.

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

Nothing Can Save Us! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Inks
Jay Scott Pike (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
L-939
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
When an inventor views his younger brother through a timescope he sees that he has invented an ice maker which goes out of control and threatens civilization until the inventor destroys the device and returns the future to normal.
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Indexer Notes

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

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Nothing Can Save Us!
  2. 1. The Children's Hour!
  3. 2. The Mystery of the Tattooed Man!
  4. 3. You Only Live Twice!
  5. 4. What Happened to Doctor Dorrm
  6. 5. The Restaurant in the Sky
  7. 6. The Changing Man!
  8. 7. Nothing Can Save Us!
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