([circa 1982 - 1983])

Alan Class, 1964 Series
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Price
0.25 GBP
Pages
52
On-sale Date
1982 ?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alan Class & Co. Ltd
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 Wax People (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
science fiction
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The Wax People! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
The mannequins in a store come to life in a creepy atmosphere as it closes. However, this is not thought odd by anyone, because on this alien world all people are made of wax, and some work as mannequins, but leave with everyone else at closing.
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The Midnight Caller! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Hans; Anna
Synopsis
In a communist bloc country, a fugitive seeks shelter from an elderly couple who grant it to him. The next day they find their shack has been transplanted outside of the iron curtain and repaired to look as new. They regard the event as impossible but their guest says he was merely repaying the kindness shown to a stranger and is revealed to be an angel who was traversing the communist-occupied country for an unknown reason and then he ascends back to heaven.
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I Am A Robot! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; Larry Lieber
Pencils
Joe Sinnott
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Letters
Terry Szenics

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A criminal steals an advanced robot and uses it to rob a bank, but when he orders it to guard the door of his hideout an error in wording traps him inside permanently.
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The Curse! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Sebastian; Vulture
Synopsis
A dictator pretends that a treasure is cursed in order to get it for himself, but it turns out the treasure is cursed and a ghost takes him.
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Barker's Body Shop! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; Larry Lieber
Pencils
Sol Brodsky
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Carl Barker
Synopsis
A crooked mechanic hires a drifter to customize a car, promising enough money for him to get home. When he refuses to pay the man the drifter takes the car instead, which he converted to be able to fly him home to the stars.
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When the Switch Is Pulled... (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Dr. von Richter; Ludvig
Synopsis
A time machine seems not to work, but actually travelled in a complete loop through time back to its point of origin.
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Behind Locked Doors! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A Soviet spy attempts to get American factory workers to strike by acts of sabotage and by convincing them that working conditions are unsafe. He doesn't reckon with the machines, which are "Made in America", coming to life with a mind of their own and taking matters in their own hands in order to deal with him.
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Long Live the Queen! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?; Larry Lieber ?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Phareeta; Asmara
Synopsis
An impatient successor in ancient Egypt attempts to poison the queen, but is caught and sentenced to death. She bribes a sorceror to cast a spell to reincarnate her as a queen, and she is reborn as a queen bee.
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No Sign of Life (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ronn
Synopsis
Puzzled space explorers are unable to detect any signs of life in an entire galaxy. They set for home frustrated that no colonies can be established there, not realizing that all the planets of that particular galaxy are living beings.
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The Sorcerer's Spell (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; Larry Lieber
Pencils
Larry Lieber
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
King Hapwell; General Kozar
Synopsis
A wicked general plots the overthrow of his king, but is too afraid to try. He forces a gypsy sorceror to enchant him to remove his fear, and the man agrees, turning him into a toy soldier.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Wax People
  2. 1. The Wax People!
  3. 2. The Midnight Caller!
  4. 3. I Am A Robot!
  5. 4. The Curse!
  6. 5. Barker's Body Shop!
  7. 6. When the Switch Is Pulled...
  8. 7. Behind Locked Doors!
  9. 8. Long Live the Queen!
  10. 9. No Sign of Life
  11. 10. The Sorcerer's Spell
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