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

Art credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo.

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

Someday It Will Open (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Inks
Richard Doxsee (signed)
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.
Reprints

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 (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle (signed)
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
John Tartaglione (illustration)
Inks
John Tartaglione (illustration)
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.
Reprints

The Strange Sea! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Alfonso Greene (signed)
Inks
Alfonso Greene (signed)
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.
Reprints

The Face in the Mirror! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Orlando (signed)
Inks
Joe Orlando (signed)
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
Related Scans
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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