([circa 1988 - 1989])

Alan Class, 1962 Series
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Price
0.55 GBP
Pages
100
On-sale Date
1988 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alan Class & Co. Ltd
Brand
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
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

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


Top Secret! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Genre
science fiction
Reprints

Top Secret! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Bob Standish]
Pencils
John Forte
Inks
John Forte
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Marcus Crane; General Barkeley; Claudia; Metelus
Reprints

Ivar's Playmates! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Lafcadio Lee]
Pencils
Tom Hickey
Inks
Tom Hickey
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Characters
Lafacadio Lee (host); Tom Hickey (host); Ivar Mimble; Mr. Mimble; Mrs. Mimble; Rajah; Jocko; Prince
Reprints

The Knell of Doom! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Zev Zimmer]
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Characters
Zev Zimmer (host); Paul Reinman (host); Peter Devin; Stephano Forenzo
Reprints

The Saving of Jehoshaphat Jones! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Pierce Rand]
Pencils
Edd Ashe
Inks
Edd Ashe
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Characters
Jehoshaphat Jones
Reprints

Hero -- First Class! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Kurato Osaki]
Pencils
Pete Costanza
Inks
Pete Costanza
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Alfie Jenkins; Liz Foster
Reprints

The White Apeman! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes [as Zev Zimmer] (credited)
Pencils
Pete Costanza (credited)
Inks
Pete Costanza (credited)
Letters
Ed Hamilton
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Characters
Zev Zimmer (host); Pete Costanza (host); Terry Osborne; F. G. Adams
Reprints

The Things on the Mountain Top! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Richard Hughes
Pencils
Paul Reinman (signed)
Inks
Paul Reinman (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Hughes [as Richard E. Hughes]

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Martin; Swanson
Synopsis
Explorers Martin and Swanson find evidence of worship on a mountain top, but can come up with no explanation how it could get there.
Reprints

The Man in Grey! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gray Morrow
Inks
Gray Morrow
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
L-827
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A man goes back in time to provide the missing element in a formula, but he mistakes the building's janitor for the scientist.
Reprints

The Memorable Mile (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Molno ?
Inks
Bill Molno ?
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
At a track meet where one contestant is expected to break the two-minute mile, a mysterious runner appears. After allowing the other runners to lap him, the mystery man then runs circles around them to win the race. He disappears, leaving the spectators wondering who he was. The last panel shows a smiling statue of the Roman god Mercury.
Reprints
  • Charlton story of unknown origin.

Wheels of Doom! (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Manny Stallman
Inks
Manny Stallman ?; John Giunta ?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
L-826
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
Two old men find that they lose forty years when they ride motorcycles.
Reprints

The Gasser Attacks (Table of Contents: 11)

Fox / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Jerry Siegel
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Chic Stone
Letters
?
Editing
Richard Goldwater

Genre
superhero
Characters
the Fox [Paul Patton]; Delilah (a go-go dancer); the Gasser
Synopsis
While the Fox is watching his favorite go-go dancer, the Gasser and his gang attack the nightclub and kidnap Delilah.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Stone inks per Nick Caputo, February 2016.

Someone in the Flames (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers ?; Ernie Bache ?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
L-807
Genre
crime
Synopsis
A man thinks that he can control the Indians who work a plantation in Central America and take it over by posing as their god. It would have worked if the current owner of the plantation hadn't already implemented the idea.
Reprints

The Girl Who Didn't Exist! (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
L-816
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man falls in love with the ghost of a woman waiting for a sailor to put into port.
Reprints

Bedlam In Barnesville (Table of Contents: 14)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Jim Mooney
Inks
Jim Mooney
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
M-450
Reprints

It Hides in the Forest! (Table of Contents: 15)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
T-180
Reprints

Run for Your Life (Table of Contents: 16)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
L-776
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A man uses black magic to disguise himself as the police chief who is holding his son prisoner in order to free him. When the real chief finds out, he orders the man be shot on site and his guards figure that he is still the disguised fugitive so they shoot him.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Top Secret!
  2. 1. Top Secret!
  3. 2. Ivar's Playmates!
  4. 3. The Knell of Doom!
  5. 4. The Saving of Jehoshaphat Jones!
  6. 5. Hero -- First Class!
  7. 6. The White Apeman!
  8. 7. The Things on the Mountain Top!
  9. 8. The Man in Grey!
  10. 9. The Memorable Mile
  11. 10. Wheels of Doom!
  12. 11. The Gasser Attacks
    Fox
  13. 12. Someone in the Flames
  14. 13. The Girl Who Didn't Exist!
  15. 14. Bedlam In Barnesville
  16. 15. It Hides in the Forest!
  17. 16. Run for Your Life
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • chris bonham
  • Peter Croome
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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