Suspense #28
(March 1953)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1952-12-30
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Broadcast Features Publications, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

On sale date as given in the copyright application as listed in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Periodicals, January-June 1953, page 150, registration number B399449. This issue was registered again with a date of January 8, 1953, registration number B408820.
Indexed with much data from www.atlastales.com and from Saltarella.via the GCD Error Tracker.

With Intent to Kill! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credited by himself.

With Intent to Kill! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Joe Maneely (signed)
Inks
Joe Maneely (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-695
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hunk Lucas; Spencer Creeze
Synopsis
Lucas goes to work for Creeze, intending to learn where the old man's money is hidden and then kill him. He finally ties Creeze up and leaves him outside the house while he searches it but accidentally starts a fire while examining the fireplace and burns to death inside. The money was in Creeze's wheelchair all along.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Suspense Sanctuary / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (replies)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Two Hands! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Winter
Inks
Chuck Winter
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-884
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Mike Rebo; James; Mr. Barker; George
Synopsis
Mike is selling a statue with no hands. Barker offers him $10,000 for a version with hands. Unable to obtain a copy, Mike sacrifices his own hands to the statue.

He Walks with a Ghost (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Hartley (signed)
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
C-107
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Joe Morgan; Al Dixon
Synopsis
After dying while helping the abusive Joe, Al's ghost arranges Joe's death. However, Joe becomes a ghost and resumes slapping Al around.
Keywords
ghost

You've Got to Kill Me! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jim Mooney (signed)
Inks
Jim Mooney (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-9??
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Ed Hurley; John Barton; Dr. Blake
Synopsis
Blake tells Hurley he's going to die. Hurley hires Barton to murder him but then Blake explains he mixed-up his records and Hurley will live. Hurley tries to keep Barton from killing him but fails. Then Barton learns he's the one whose records Blake had been looking at.

The Poor Fish! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
B-963
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Ronald; Riggs; Martians
Synopsis
Ronald loves to take fish out of the water and watch them die. He's then captured by Martians who want to bring a human home with them, but he dies out of Earth's atmosphere. The Martians treat him as casually as he did the fish.
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. With Intent to Kill!
  2. 1. With Intent to Kill!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Suspense Sanctuary
  4. 3. Two Hands!
  5. 4. He Walks with a Ghost
  6. 5. You've Got to Kill Me!
  7. 6. The Poor Fish!
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