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{{Marvel Database:Comic Template
 
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| Title = Strange Tales
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| Image = Strange Tales Vol 1 95.jpg
| Image = StrangeTales95.jpg
 
| Volume = 1
 
| Issue = 95
 
 
| Month = April
 
| Month = April
 
| Year = 1962
 
| Year = 1962
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| CoverArtist1 = Jack Kirby
 
| CoverArtist1 = Jack Kirby
   
| Editor1_1 =
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| Writer1_1 = Stan Lee
| Writer1_1 =
 
 
| Penciler1_1 = Jack Kirby
 
| Penciler1_1 = Jack Kirby
| Inker1_1 =
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| Inker1_1 = Dick Ayers
 
| Colourist1_1 =
 
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| Letterer1_1 =
 
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| Quotation =
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| StoryTitle1 = With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!
 
| Writer2_1 =
 
| Writer2_1 =
 
| Penciler2_1 = Jack Kirby
 
| Penciler2_1 = Jack Kirby
| Inker2_1 =
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| Inker2_1 = Dick Ayers
 
 
| Writer3_1 =
 
| Writer3_1 =
 
| Penciler3_1 = Don Heck
 
| Penciler3_1 = Don Heck
 
| Inker3_1 =
 
| Inker3_1 =
 
 
| Writer4_1 =
 
| Writer4_1 =
 
| Penciler4_1 = Steve Ditko
 
| Penciler4_1 = Steve Ditko
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| Inker4_1 = Steve Ditko
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| Synopsis1 = [[File:Strange Tales Vol 1 95 001.jpg|thumb|left]] A warden looks out the window at the thunderstorm worried that a prisoner will escape if the power goes out. That is indeed what happens, but the guards are able to locate the prisoner outside. He tells them a fantastic tale about a two-headed creature with the power of shape-shifting that has burrowed up from the core of the Earth. The guards don't believe the story, but the prisoner morphs into the two-headed thing and attacks. The guard's bullets are useless against its thick hide but a lightning strike is drawn to the large creature and kills it.
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| StoryTitle1 = With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!
 
| Synopsis1 =
 
   
 
| StoryTitle2 = What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?
 
| StoryTitle2 = What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?
| Synopsis2 =
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| Synopsis2 = [[File:Strange Tales Vol 1 95 008.jpg|thumb]] An alien scout finishes his recommendation that Earth be invaded, but his ship develops trouble and he must crash land. A newspaper informs him about rockets and so he sets out to modify one to take him back to his home planet and give his report. The one he sneaks into has no controls and is airtight and he finds himself locked in. The creature needs to breathe and so expires as he has made the mistake of picking a time capsule to be lowered into the ground in place of a rocket ship.
   
 
| StoryTitle3 = The Cave of Shaggdorr!
 
| StoryTitle3 = The Cave of Shaggdorr!
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| StoryTitle4 = Do Not Panic!
 
| StoryTitle4 = Do Not Panic!
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| Synopsis4 = [[File:Strange Tales Vol 1 95 020.jpg|thumb]] Ditko draws this story so that none of the people's faces are shown as the narrator relates the events. An alien craft is depicted over the city and descends. The radio warns people not to panic. A creature walks out of the ship, claims to be peaceful, and people assume it looks monstrous but others correctly realize that its merely wearing a spacesuit. The being removes its headgear and in the last panel it is revealed to be the first human on Mars surrounded by relieved Martians.
   
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'''Featured Characters:'''
 
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* {{1st|[[Two-Headed Thing (Earth-616)|The Two-Headed Thing]]}}
 
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* A maximum security prison
 
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* "Alien" spacecraft
   
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* {{1st|[[Monster That Escaped (Earth-616)|Monster That Escaped]]}} {{ApDeath}}
 
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* {{a|[[Martians (Race)|A race of human-like Martians]]}}
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| Notes =
 
| Notes =
* "With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!" reprinted in [[comics:Monsters on the Prowl Vol 1 26|Monsters on the Prowl #26]]
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* "With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!" reprinted in [[Monsters on the Prowl Vol 1 26|Monsters on the Prowl #26]]
* "What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?" reprinted in [[comics:Where Monsters Dwell Vol 1 24|Where Monsters Dwell #24]]
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* "What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?" reprinted in [[Where Monsters Dwell Vol 1 24|Where Monsters Dwell #24]]
* "The Cave of Shaggdorr!" reprinted in [[comics:Weird Wonder Tales Vol 1 15|Weird Wonder Tales #15]]
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* "The Cave of Shaggdorr!" reprinted in [[Weird Wonder Tales Vol 1 15|Weird Wonder Tales #15]]
* "Do Not Panic!" reprinted in [[comics:Curse of the Weird Vol 1 1|Curse of the Weird #1]] & [[comics:Monsters on the Prowl Vol 1 26|Monsters on the Prowl #26]]
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* "Do Not Panic!" reprinted in [[Curse of the Weird Vol 1 1|Curse of the Weird #1]] & [[Monsters on the Prowl Vol 1 26|Monsters on the Prowl #26]]
 
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Appearing in "With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!"

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  • "Alien" spacecraft

Synopsis for "With My Own Eyes, I saw the Two-Headed Thing!"

Strange Tales Vol 1 95 001
A warden looks out the window at the thunderstorm worried that a prisoner will escape if the power goes out. That is indeed what happens, but the guards are able to locate the prisoner outside. He tells them a fantastic tale about a two-headed creature with the power of shape-shifting that has burrowed up from the core of the Earth. The guards don't believe the story, but the prisoner morphs into the two-headed thing and attacks. The guard's bullets are useless against its thick hide but a lightning strike is drawn to the large creature and kills it.

Appearing in "What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?"

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Synopsis for "What Will Happen to Mankind if the Monster Escapes?"

Strange Tales Vol 1 95 008
An alien scout finishes his recommendation that Earth be invaded, but his ship develops trouble and he must crash land. A newspaper informs him about rockets and so he sets out to modify one to take him back to his home planet and give his report. The one he sneaks into has no controls and is airtight and he finds himself locked in. The creature needs to breathe and so expires as he has made the mistake of picking a time capsule to be lowered into the ground in place of a rocket ship.

Appearing in "The Cave of Shaggdorr!"

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Appearing in "Do Not Panic!"

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  • "Alien" spacecraft

Synopsis for "Do Not Panic!"

Strange Tales Vol 1 95 020
Ditko draws this story so that none of the people's faces are shown as the narrator relates the events. An alien craft is depicted over the city and descends. The radio warns people not to panic. A creature walks out of the ship, claims to be peaceful, and people assume it looks monstrous but others correctly realize that its merely wearing a spacesuit. The being removes its headgear and in the last panel it is revealed to be the first human on Mars surrounded by relieved Martians.


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