([circa 1975 - 1976])

Alan Class, 1962 Series
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Price
0.10 GBP
Pages
52
On-sale Date
1975 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
AC Class Series
Editing
Alan Class (reprint editor)
Color
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
7.25" x 9.25"
Paper Stock
Glossy cover Newsprint interior
Binding
Perfect Bound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Issue is undated. Estimated date based on analysis of brands and cover prices in the series. Issue indexed from GCD Error Report 12284 by Ger Apeldoorn.


I Dared to Explore the Unknown Emptiness! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Don Heck (signed)
Inks
Don Heck (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Reprints
Keywords
extraterrestrials; spacesuits

Indexer Notes

Credits from GCD index of original source of reprint.

I Dared Explore the Unknown Emptiness! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-95
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The year was 2478... Dr. Jonathan Marteens had just made public his...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. Jonathan Marteens (behind the scenes); Col. Frank Stevens
Synopsis
In the 25th-century, humans use a new cobalt fuel in their search for a colony world to relieve overpopulation. They find that humans can only flourish on Earth, and should appreciate it more.
Reprints
Keywords
Automata (planet); Mundus (planet); Plethorus (planet)

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The Strangers from Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Williamson (signed)
Inks
Al Williamson (signed)
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-100
First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the year 2000, space had been conquered!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
General Krenkle; Lieutenant Morrow
Synopsis
In the future an alien ship arrives and lands at the world capital. The alien’s human form calms hostility and allows peaceful contact. The alien really projected an image to pacify bigotry.
Reprints

The Day I Left My Body! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
M-567
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The law had called me a menace to society and locked me away forever!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Wells; Martin Shaw; Ellen Shaw
Synopsis
A prisoner accidentally gains a psychic hold on a lawyer. He forces the lawyer to work constantly on his appeal, but fatigue hurts the lawyer’s oratory and the murderer is sentenced to death.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The Thing in Human Form! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
[T-???]
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ogor; 'John Cummings' [Zeno]
Synopsis
A Martian is sent to Earth to kidnap a human scientist who has invented a weapon that Mars wants to use against Jupiter. The Martian is beaten by the scientist, who turns out to be a Jovian agent setting a trap to capture a live Martian.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the third person.

No Place to Hide (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Letters
?

Job Number
G-850
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
David Reynolds; Joshua Swift
Synopsis
A judge sentences a man to ninety days in the workhouse for vagrancy and finds himself back in time 300 years. He is pulled off the street because of his strange clothes and the judge thinks his family photograph and cigar lighter are examples of black magic. He escapes and finds himself back in the present. He has second thoughts about the sentence he has passed and releases the man he had charged the previous day.
Reprints

The Performer (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-929
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story has one spot illustration.

The Fishman (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett ?
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Letters
Bill Everett

Job Number
H-290
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Peter Maher; Elsa; Dr. Bondy
Synopsis
Peter Maher undergoes an operation that gives him gills so he can be with the water-breathing Elsa. Unfortunately, Elsa has the opposite surgery performed on her so she can be with the air-breathing Peter.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The basic premise of this story comes from O. Henry's short story "The Gift of the Magi" (1905).

I Foiled an Enemy Invasion! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Davis (signed)
Inks
Jack Davis (signed)
Letters
?

Job Number
T-82
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was too incredible to believe!!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mark Briton
Synopsis
Mysterious billboards appear, each bearing a picture of an alien soldier. A newspaperman realizes just in time that the billboards are an attempt by a two-dimensional alien race to hide an invasion.
Reprints

I Dared Enter the Forbidden World! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
T-952
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Africa! Land of mystery--of undreamed-of secrets!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Derek; John; Monga; Uxmal; Antogg
Synopsis
A white game hunter finds the legendary elephant's graveyard, hoping to make a fortune in ivory. He discovers that elephants were introduced to Earth by Martians, who use the graveyard as a gathering point for the ivory, and won't let him leave.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. I Dared to Explore the Unknown Emptiness!
  2. 1. I Dared Explore the Unknown Emptiness!
  3. 2. The Strangers from Space!
  4. 3. The Day I Left My Body!
  5. 4. The Thing in Human Form!
  6. 5. No Place to Hide
  7. 6. The Performer
  8. 7. The Fishman
  9. 8. I Foiled an Enemy Invasion!
  10. 9. I Dared Enter the Forbidden World!
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