(August 1951)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
20th Century Comic Corp.
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

Indica Publisher, frequency and Job Numbers on this issue from www.atlastales.com.

The Horror in The Caves of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Boy / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Bill Everett ?; typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Marvel Boy
Reprints
Keywords
atomic bombs; extraterrestrials; flying saucers; mushroom clouds

Indexer Notes

Colors: Goldberg credit by himself.

Caves of Doom (Table of Contents: 1)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Donna Lake; Orion Rex [Dr. Noiro] (Villain; Intro)
Synopsis
An alien scientist makes the Grand Canyon his base of operations.
Reprints
Keywords
atomic bombs; extraterrestrials; Grand Canyon; mushroom clouds; spacecraft

The Serpent Strikes! (Table of Contents: 2)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
8388
Genre
superhero
Characters
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; a snake worshiper (introduction; death; villain)
Synopsis
A woman from an Indian snake worshiping cult follows a stolen snake to the United States and takes revenge on the zoo that has it.
Reprints
Keywords
saris; snakes; stereotyping of Asian Indians

The Walking Ghost (Table of Contents: 3)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
8275
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Death from the Sky (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman (credited)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
8440
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
Harry Edison
Synopsis
A Korean War pilot is attacked by cloudmen and transformed into one himself.
Reprints
Keywords
fighter planes; gremlins; Korean War

Menace From the Moon! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Hank Chapman (credited)
Pencils
Cal Massey (signed)
Inks
Cal Massey (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
8460
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Watson; Prof. Joswell
Synopsis
The first human rocketship to the moon returns filled with extraterrestrial invaders.
Reprints
Keywords
extraterrestrials; spacecraft

The Deadly Decision! (Table of Contents: 6)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
8387
Genre
superhero
Characters
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Matthew Grayson; Lilli (introduction); Maya; Nigot; Max; Slim; Agent Morgan
Synopsis
Uranian criminals try to extract atomic secrets from Dr. Grayson.
Reprints
Keywords
spacecraft
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Horror in The Caves of Doom!
    Marvel Boy
  2. 1. Caves of Doom
    Marvel Boy
  3. 2. The Serpent Strikes!
    Marvel Boy
  4. 3. The Walking Ghost
  5. 4. Death from the Sky
  6. 5. Menace From the Moon!
  7. 6. The Deadly Decision!
    Marvel Boy
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