(December-February 1963)

Dell, 1963 Series
 
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Dell Publishing Co., Inc.
Brand:
Dell [post-split]
Editing:
Don Arneson
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
one-shot

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide lists this as Movie Classic #12-142-302, but "Movie Classic" does NOT appear on cover.
Indicia title is "THE CREATURE, No. 1."
Additional information from Karl Wilcox, January 2008.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Creature / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vic Prezio (painted cover)
Inks:
Vic Prezio (painted cover)
Colors:
Vic Prezio (painted cover)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Creature

Medusa the Gorgon (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert L. Jenney
Inks:
Robert L. Jenney
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside front cover.
2nd Printing replaces this with a house ad for Dell Seal Books.

Creature from the Amazon (Table of Contents)

The Creature / comic story / 32 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Jenney
Inks:
Bob Jenney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
The Creature

Indexer Notes

Based on the movie "Creature from the Black Lagoon."

Prehistoric Birds (Table of Contents)

filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert L. Jenney (signed)
Inks:
Robert L. Jenney (signed)
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Printed in black-and-white on inside back cover.
2nd printing replaces this with an ad for 204-pc Revolutionary War Soldier Set.

Creatures from Other Worlds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Robert L. Jenney
Inks:
Robert L. Jenney
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

On back cover.
2nd printing replaces this with an ad for Daisy Model 26 BB gun.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Creature
  2. 1. Medusa the Gorgon
  3. 2. Creature from the Amazon
    The Creature
  4. 3. Prehistoric Birds
  5. 4. Creatures from Other Worlds
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Jim Walls
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Allen Ross
  • Peter Croome