(June 1975)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Len Wein; Irene Vartanoff (reprint editor)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Unhumans Walk Among Us! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Dan Adkins ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil and inker credits per Nick Caputo (February 8, 2005).

Too Human! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[F-318]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
John Carter; Mary Carter; Tommy
Synopsis:
Alien invaders adapt the same form of humans to learn their weaknesses but grow to like them, and when their masters demand they report in, they tell them that the humans are dangerous and smash the communicator. They live out the rest of their lives as human beings.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Job number and credits from the Atlas Tales website.

The Crackpot (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Mister Smythe; Elias Poole
Synopsis:
An unsuccessful inventor finally gives up, throwing his final invention away. A boy accidentally uses the gun to disintegrate three communist agents without even noticing.
Reprints:

The Terrible Touch! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[M-209]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
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.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Midas touch

Indexer Notes

Job number and credits from the Atlas Tales website.

The Secret of Steven Durham (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[K-135]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Clark Wendall; Steven Durham [Carl Durham]; Professor Crane
Synopsis:
A man's friend realizes that he has developed a way to stop aging by taking treatments from a device that measures the speed of light.
Reprints:

The Trap (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Unhumans Walk Among Us!
  2. 1. Too Human!
  3. 2. The Crackpot
  4. 3. The Terrible Touch!
  5. 4. The Secret of Steven Durham
  6. 5. The Trap
    Spider-Man; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Stangas
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