(August 1962)

Alan Class, 1962 Series
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Price
1'- [0-1-0 GBP]
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alan Class & Co. Ltd
Editing
Alan Class (reprint editor)

Stormy Night! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
typeset
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Stormy Night! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sam Kweskin
Inks
Sam Kweskin
Letters
?

Job Number
L-692
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Alien invaders attack an ocean liner from a ship disguised as a storm cloud. A real hurricane approaches and sinks the aliens.
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What Happened to Hassen? (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mac L. Pakula (as Mac Pakula) (signed)
Inks
Mac L. Pakula (as Mac Pakula) (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
L-710
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Empty City (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Fujitani
Inks
Bob Fujitani
Letters
?

Job Number
9523
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A reporter stumbles upon aliens who are taking the place of humans. He tries to give the story to his editor, but his editor is one of...them.
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What Lurks Out There! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Job Number
H-566
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Humans decode a message from space warning other aliens to beware of the human presence on Earth.
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Indexer Notes

Art credit from Tom Lammers via the Timely-Atlas Group (timely-atlas@yahoogroups.com) April 2010.

The Sleep-walker! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Inks
Richard Doxsee (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
L-700
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Life Or Death (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Bob Brown
Letters
?

Job Number
H-521
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Earth men are threatened with snow cover and conduct a vote whether they will invade another planet or not. When the vote is against invasion, the sunlight breaks through the cloud cover.
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Ultimate Weapon (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
K-233
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Foreign powers kidnap a scientist and he builds a teleportation machine to return back home.
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Lost in a Legend (Table of Contents: 8)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (header, inset illustrations)
Inks
? (header, inset illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-773
Genre
jungle
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I Plunged Into Darkness! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Mort Drucker
Inks
Mort Drucker
Letters
?

Job Number
K-166
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A mountain climber meets a girl made of ice who saves his life and they fall in love. The ice people patriarch implants a mental block in the climber so that he will return to his own people, but it is less than 100% effective, because his love for her is so strong it produces repetitive falling dreams.
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Indexer Notes

Art credits from Saltarella via the GCD Error Tracker and atlastales.com.

Something Waits on the Mountain! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Inks
Bernie Krigstein (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
L-635
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Jigsaw (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Meskin
Inks
George Roussos
Letters
?

Job Number
L-364
Genre
science fiction; spy
Reprints

The Fatal Words! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Howard O'Donnell (signed)
Inks
Howard O'Donnell (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
L-638
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

The Village That Cried! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Syd Shores (signed)
Inks
Syd Shores (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
H-674
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Space explorers do not recognize the life forms that they land amidst.
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The House of Shadows! (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Mac L. Pakula (as Mac Pakula) (signed)
Inks
Mac L. Pakula (as Mac Pakula) (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
K-347
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Visitors from the future bring joy to a small town and then take the entire town with them back to the future.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Art credits from atlastales.com.

The Man from Nowhere (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Ed Winiarski
Inks
Ed Winiarski
Letters
?

Job Number
K-224
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A careless man summons a genie and wishes for wealth and power, but because he has failed to form the summoning circle correctly, the genie transforms him into a bum.
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Indexer Notes

Art credits from atlastales.com.

The Shrinking Man! (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Letters
?

Job Number
K-229
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A lab assistant knocks over a container filled with a new mold and thinks that the effect has shrunk him but it actually only works on inorganic matter and has enlarged the furniture and the house.
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They Lived Long Ago. (Table of Contents: 17)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
A. Prosser ?
Inks
A. Prosser ?
Letters
?

Genre
non-fiction; animal; history
Reprints
  • from ?

Watch for Future Issues of these Exciting Tales (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Stormy Night!
  2. 1. Stormy Night!
  3. 2. What Happened to Hassen?
  4. 3. The Empty City
  5. 4. What Lurks Out There!
  6. 5. The Sleep-walker!
  7. 6. Life Or Death
  8. 7. Ultimate Weapon
  9. 8. Lost in a Legend
  10. 9. I Plunged Into Darkness!
  11. 10. Something Waits on the Mountain!
  12. 11. Jigsaw
  13. 12. The Fatal Words!
  14. 13. The Village That Cried!
  15. 14. The House of Shadows!
  16. 15. The Man from Nowhere
  17. 16. The Shrinking Man!
  18. 17. They Lived Long Ago.
  19. 18. Watch for Future Issues of these Exciting Tales
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