Mystic #48
(June 1956)

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

Across the Threshold (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Cover credits per Atlastales.com and Nick Caputo.

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

He Changed at Midnight (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Hy Fleishman
Inks
Hy Fleishman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A disguised Mercurian changes into his true form at midnight so he sets his clock forward when confronted by a greedy man who suspects him and wishes to turn him in for the reward money. The Mercurian takes him back in his spaceship back to Mercury in order to teach him a lesson as punishment for his avarice.
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Indexer Notes

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

The Star Wish (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-450

Across the Threshold (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis (signed)
Inks
Bill Benulis (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A man caps an old well that turns out to be a doorway to another world.
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The Strange Switch! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Lou Morales
Inks
Lou Morales
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-195
Synopsis
Astronomers encounter a Plutoian who wishes to use their observatory to take pictures of his world from Earth.
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Indexer Notes

Morales credit per Atlas Tales.

Out of the Storm (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Inks
Tony Mortellaro (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
A bum gets a vision of the future where he is displayed as successful and resolves to turn it into a reality.
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The Matter with Harry! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Paul S. Newman
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
J-257
Synopsis
A timid man encounters a woman from Venus whom he saves from Martian bullies. She offers to become his wife and he returns with her to Venus.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stallman credit per Atlas Tales.

The World that Vanished! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Pete Morisi (signed)
Inks
Pete Morisi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Synopsis
The first astronauts to land on Mars discover that 5000 years ago the last of the Martians left a dying world to land in Egypt.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Across the Threshold
  2. 1. He Changed at Midnight
  3. 2. The Star Wish
  4. 3. Across the Threshold
  5. 4. The Strange Switch!
  6. 5. Out of the Storm
  7. 6. The Matter with Harry!
  8. 7. The World that Vanished!
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