Mystic #61
(August 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

Issue Notes

all information from this issue from www.atlastales.com.


The Thirteenth Floor! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo.

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

Someday It Will Open (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Richard Doxsee
Inks:
Richard Doxsee
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-155

Synopsis:
An anthropologist steals a "thought pod" from a native tribe and uses it to recreate himself at the age of twenty-one.
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The Thirteenth Floor (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernard Baily
Inks:
Gene Fawcette ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-159

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis:
A hotel employee is the only one who perceives a ghost floor, number 13 that burned sixty years ago and was not rebuilt. When he resolves to steal the ghost's jewels, he plummets to his doom when the fire breaks out again and snaps the elevator cable.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art credits from atlastales.com

Mister Backwards! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Bolle
Inks:
Frank Bolle
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-130

Synopsis:
A man buys an hourglass that makes time flow backwards when he tips it upside down, but when he tries to destroy it, he becomes trapped inside.
Reprints:

Too Dangerous to Live (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-172

Synopsis:
A scientist behind the iron curtain creates an air purifier to counteract the poison of his first invention.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Burgos credit per Atlas Tales.

Travelling Tom (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
H-203

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Tom Morton; Jack Morton; Ellen Morton; Johnny Morton
Synopsis:
A man who has travelled the world and seen wonders performed by hermits in India returns home to find that his young nephew creates magic with only belief.
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The Strange Sea! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfonso Greene
Inks:
Alfonso Greene
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-125

Synopsis:
When a sailor becomes lost at sea, he is saved by the ghost of his great grandfather, who was the captain of his own vessel.
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The Face in the Mirror! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
M-169

Synopsis:
A violent criminal is under the impression that his face is beginning to look like an animal after every time he hits a robbery victim. When he looks into a mirror, he panics and runs into the street where he is struck, not realizing it is a gimmick mirror.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thirteenth Floor!
  2. 1. Someday It Will Open
  3. 2. The Thirteenth Floor
  4. 3. Mister Backwards!
  5. 4. Too Dangerous to Live
  6. 5. Travelling Tom
  7. 6. The Strange Sea!
  8. 7. The Face in the Mirror!
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