(October 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:
Marv Wolfman; 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

Death in the Tomb of Gods (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Mike Esposito ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi ?

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
monsters; mummies; Sphinx

Indexer Notes

Wilson pencils and possible Esposito inks per Nick Caputo, Feb. 8, 2005 error message.

When the Mummy Walks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Alien Mummy; Paul Kentworth; Gloria Carstairs; Jason Wilkes
Synopsis:
An archaeologist uncovers an ancient mummy, which is actually an alien invader that locked itself in the pyramid. It bursts out, but it turns out that the mummy forgot that it sealed itself in to protect himself from Earth's atmosphere, which kills it.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Egyptology; monsters; mummies; pyramids

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Dead Planet! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[V-433]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Grokor; Mopox
Synopsis:
A warrior race from conquers world after world, but on one of them there seems to be life but their warrior can find none and dies of loneliness. The world was actually inhabited by sentient rocks.
Reprints:

They Vanished Forever! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dick Ayers
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[V-728]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Captain William Reynold; Thomas Clark
Synopsis:
Sailors find the "Flying Dutchman" and take the ship's gold, despite the pleas of the ghost crew. They are turned into ghosts to replace that crew, leaving the man who refused the gold unharmed.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Flying Dutchman; ghosts
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Death in the Tomb of Gods
  2. 1. When the Mummy Walks
  3. 2. Dead Planet!
  4. 3. They Vanished Forever!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Nick Caputo
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Jim Stangas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Daniel Lemaire