(June 1952)

Marvel, 1949 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Authorized A. C. M. P. Conforms to the Comics Code
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Atlas [black & white]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Thing in the Sewer!/The Man with the Whip!/Trapped by the Dead!/The Glass Eye! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Thing in the Sewer (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Fred Kida [as Kida] (signed)
Inks:
Fred Kida [as Kida] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-73

Synopsis:
A vampire fears a murderer's knife until he realizes that it is steel, not silver.

The Strangler! (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
9900

Reprints:

The Man With the Whip (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Inks:
Ogden Whitney (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-125

Synopsis:
A three-eyed, fanged freak is kept locked in the dungeon, but the boy has a normal mental development and so he hates his guardian. When the guardian forgets to lock him in, he takes the opportunity to kill the man as he sleeps. He resolves to go forward into the world to discover what it has to offer.

Indexer Notes

Job number from www.atlastales.com.

Going My Way? (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Krigstein
Inks:
Bernie Krigstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-33

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A story similar to the Twilight Zone's "The Hitchhiker"

The Glass Eye (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Bellman [as Allen Bellman] (signed)
Inks:
Al Bellman [as Allen Bellman] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-71

Synopsis:
When two museum guards plot to steal the gems from an idol's eye sockets, the idol cuts off their heads and plugs them into its eye sockets.

Trapped By the Dead! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan [as G Colan] (signed)
Inks:
Gene Colan [as G Colan] (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-39

Synopsis:
A man kills a wealthy relative whom he closely resembles to take his place. He resolves to tear down the old house and use some of the money to rebuild, but discovers to his regret, the reason his victim was wealthy in the first place was that he had murdered his business partner ten years ago and stashed the body in the wing of the house that the workmen had just exposed.
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Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Thing in the Sewer!/The Man with the Whip!/Trapped by the Dead!/The Glass Eye!
  2. 1. The Thing in the Sewer
  3. 2. The Strangler!
  4. 3. The Man With the Whip
  5. 4. Going My Way?
  6. 5. The Glass Eye
  7. 6. Trapped By the Dead!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Keith Chandler
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Bill Borre
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Michael J. Vassallo
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