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Issue Details

Issue #159
Published August 1957
Frequency monthly
Cover Price 0.10 USD
Pages 36
Editing Stan Lee

Cover Details - "The Man Who Believed!"

Pencils Joe Sinnott?
Inks Joe Sinnott?

4 page story "The Man Who Believed"

Script Stan Lee?
Pencils Paul Reinman
Inks Paul Reinman

4 page story "The Last Look"

Script Stan Lee?
Pencils Bernie Krigstein
Inks Bernie Krigstein
Reprinted in B. Krigstein Comics (Fantagraphics, 2004 series) #nn

4 page story "Wish You Were Here"

Synopsis An artist with a poor memory for details comes across an old man who designs greeting cards with magic ink that makes what is drawn there actually occur. When the artist obtains some of the ink, he draws himself within a vault surrounded by piles of money, but he neglects to include the detail of...a door.
Script Stan Lee?
Reprinted in Tomb of Darkness (Marvel, 1974 series) #14

4 page story "Four Who Vanished"

Script Stan Lee?
Pencils Al Eadeh
Inks Al Eadeh

2 page text story "Nose For News"

Characters Snoop Scooper; Marsha Marlow
Synopsis A reporter with an uncanny nose and a woman with keen hearing and become the blueprints for a new breed of journalists.
Genre science fiction
Letters typeset
Reprinted from Strange Tales (Marvel, 1951 series) #50 (September 1956) [originally titled "The Newshound"]

3 page story "Behind the Iron Gate"

Script Stan Lee?
Pencils Matt Fox
Inks Matt Fox

4 page story "The Terrible Touch!"

Characters King Midas
Synopsis A miner comes upon the immortal king Midas, takes him for a claim jumper and grabs him. The two men that the miner is telling the story to scoff in disbelief so the miner removes his gloves revealing solid gold hands.
Genre Occult
Pencils Syd Shores
Inks Syd Shores
Notes Job number and credits from the Atlas Tales website.
Reprinted in Journey Into Mystery (Marvel, 1972 series) #17 (June 1975)