(December 1956)

Marvel, 1956 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Atlas News Company, Inc.
Brand
Atlas [black & white]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Information on this issue supplied by the Timely/Atlas discussion group.


By the Dark of the Moon!; While Simon Slept!; The Men in Glass! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Coloring credit per Stan Goldberg.

While Simon Slept...! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-738
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By the Dark of the Moon (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
John Giunta
Inks
John Giunta
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-765

Indexer Notes

Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics, Vol 25, No. 4, April 2015.

Menace Below! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Oleck
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-769
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Oleck script per Martin O'Hearn: http://martinohearn.blogspot.com/2019/08/jack-oleck-stories-in-three-atl...

The Men in Glass! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-760
Genre
science fiction
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The Mind-Reader (Table of Contents: 5)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
G-672
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tom Norton; Mr. Mason; Mr. Frank; Bobby Norton
Synopsis
A real estate agent gains telepathy from a magic paper weight.
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The Lead-Lined Box! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Chuck Miller
Inks
Chuck Miller
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-747
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The Brain Trap! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler ?
Pencils
George Roussos
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
K-860
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Wessler script per Nick Caputo from biblio info in Robin Snyder's The Comics Vol 28, no.5, May 2017. Nick notes this may be a re-titled Wessler story credited in his record books as "I Steal Your Thoughts" written in March 1956.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. By the Dark of the Moon!; While Simon Slept!; The Men in Glass!
  2. 1. While Simon Slept...!
  3. 2. By the Dark of the Moon
  4. 3. Menace Below!
  5. 4. The Men in Glass!
  6. 5. The Mind-Reader
  7. 6. The Lead-Lined Box!
  8. 7. The Brain Trap!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Thomas G. Lammers
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Gary Henderson
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Thomas G. Lammers