([circa 1984 - 1985])

Alan Class, 1962 Series
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Price
0.25 GBP
Pages
52
On-sale Date
1984 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
[none printed]
Brand
Class Series
Editing
Alan Class (reprint editor)

Issue Notes

Issue is undated. Estimated date based on analysis of brands and cover prices in the series.

The Day the Martians Struck (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Christopher Rule
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Darius Wolfe
Reprints

I Was a Prisoner of the Martians! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ? (plot); Larry Lieber ? (script)
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Marty Epp ?

Job Number
[T-247]
First Line of Dialogue or Text
My directing was brilliant... everything was going along on schedule... it was to be...
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Darius Wolf; Miss Smyth; Malcolm Avery
Synopsis
A bullying director is kidnapped by Martians using the science fiction movie he's filming as a cover. They're forced to land because of a malfunction, and explain that they'll have to let him go...if one of the actors or crew that he abused tries to rescue him.
Reprints

The Man Who Floats in Space! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed as S Ditko)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed as S Ditko)
Letters
?

Job Number
T-248
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look! There he is!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Capt. Racer; Bogane
Synopsis
Space pirates get the idea of using an empty space suit floating in space as a decoy to lure in unsuspecting freighters to be ambushed, but an intelligence operative hides in the space suit to signal the space patrol when they get close, and together they apprehend the leader of the space pirates.
Reprints

We Met in the Swamp! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ? (plot); Larry Lieber ? (script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
T-473
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I'll never forget how it happened!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Lem Whipple
Synopsis
A hermit claims to have helped a group of aliens in return for a chest of treasure. The chest is empty, but he realizes that air is precious to space travellers.
Reprints

Prisoner of the Satellites! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-107
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It all began suddenly--the shower of yellow green meteors hurtling towards Earth!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mark Coren; Zak; Ozt
Synopsis
Aliens launch satellites that shrink objects on Earth in preparation for an invasion, but the humans harness the power of cosmic rays to reverse the effects and the aliens abandon the plan.
Reprints

My Friend is...Not Quite Human! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Letters
Ray Holloway ?

Job Number
T-836
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is the year 1799, and I am hard at work in my little cottage at the crossroads in Amiens, France...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Gustav; Napoleon Bonaparte
Synopsis
A misogynist wood-carver falls in love with his sculpture and has himself transformed into wood, but his refusal to pay a gypsy mystic leads to her making the wooden figure human out of spite.
Reprints

Masquerade (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
G-750
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Tommy used to be the fellow from Missouri...the guy who had to be shown.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tommy; Kitty Blake; Old King Cole
Synopsis
Tom is a practical, doubting kind of person, who has no time for flights of fancy. As a child, he never had time for fairy tales and nursery rhymes. Then a young girl invites him to a costume party. He goes to the wrong address and encounters real life fairy tale creatures
Reprints

I Found the Abominable Snowman! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ? (plot); Larry Lieber ? (script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-838
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was in a small dive on the edge of Calcutta that it began...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Carl Hanson
Synopsis
A thug ventures to the Himalayas with the intention of capturing the Abominable Snowman for profit but is frustrated in his attempts of getting the locals to refer him to the creature he has in a photograph. They all tell him to discard the photograph as it is cursed. He plods through the mountains for weeks unable to locate any trace, until his mind is addled, and he drops the photograph which is now a reasonable resemblance of what he has become.
Reprints

I Am the Menace from Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ? (plot); Larry Lieber ? (script)
Pencils
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (signed)
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
T-324
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am from a planet that spins in a galaxy so far from yours, you don't even know it exists!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Krag
Synopsis
An alien race sends a scout to Earth prior to their invasion, but when he investigates a mysterious space ship he is trapped and crushed, as the ship is actually a living being. The aliens believe he has been captured and call off the invasion.
Reprints

I Found the Hidden World! (Table of Contents: 9)

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-837
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wha--what happened - oh, I must have screamed in my sleep!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Joey; Frankie
Synopsis
An ex-con investigates a professor's theories about a world inside television sets. He proves the theory when a gate opens accidentally, allowing the inhabitants to pull through an old enemy of his trying to get revenge.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Day the Martians Struck
  2. 1. I Was a Prisoner of the Martians!
  3. 2. The Man Who Floats in Space!
  4. 3. We Met in the Swamp!
  5. 4. Prisoner of the Satellites!
  6. 5. My Friend is...Not Quite Human!
  7. 6. Masquerade
  8. 7. I Found the Abominable Snowman!
  9. 8. I Am the Menace from Outer Space!
  10. 9. I Found the Hidden World!
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