(May 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
7 times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Thin Air! A Scream in the Dark! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita ?
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Redrawn based on the cover of Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1949 series) #129 by Joe Maneely.

The Man in the Tank! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Inks:
Everett Raymond Kinstler (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-717]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A killer hides in a water tank and when the train takes on engine water and drains the tank to halfway, the man can no longer latch on to the lid, eventually tires treading water and drowns.
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You Can't Touch Bottom (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Andru
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[F-216]

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A mysterious jacket has a spell on it that compels any who wear to stuff objects into the bottomless right pocket. A scientist figures he can get rich if he can figure out the secret of the other dimension and tries inserting various objects, even a note attempting to communicate, but he cannot figure out what object the other dimensional beings are looking for. Finally, he sticks his head in attempting to see, and falls all the way in. When the jacket is found the next day, the pocket now has a bottom sewn in.
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Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits from "Saltarella" via the GCD Error Tracker (Error 4789, 2010-08-25)

A Scream in the Dark! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[B-387]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
When a couple arrive at the end of the tunnel of love, they find that they have aged rapidly and the fairground deserted. They attempt to return the way they came, and they succeed in getting out the front entrance where the fair is still going on, but they remain of advanced age.
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Devil's Island (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-925]

Genre:
crime
Synopsis:
A man takes his unfaithful lover in the dark to the largest pearl she has ever seen. It's still inside the giant clam which closes on her.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Thin Air! A Scream in the Dark!
  2. 1. The Man in the Tank!
  3. 2. You Can't Touch Bottom
  4. 3. A Scream in the Dark!
  5. 4. Devil's Island
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  • Dwayne Best
  • Daniel Lemaire
  • Nick Caputo
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  • Ramon Schenk
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