(December 1970)

Marvel, 1969 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

["The Beast That Walks Like a Man!"] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Becomes Monsters On the Prowl (Marvel, 1971 series) with #9.

I Am The Invisible! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
T-951

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Prof. Karlos Konak; Zuka
Synopsis:
A man threatens a witch unless she hands over two lenses which will make him invisible. She implores him not to try it, but relinquishes the lens. They can be reversed to make the invisible visible once again, but what the man did not expect is that when he becomes invisible to the outside world, the outside world in turn becomes invisible to him.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Believe It... Or Not! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Dan Adkins
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Bill Everett (host); Dan Adkins (host); Captain Johnny Boone

A Thousand Years Later... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-365

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Adam; Eve
Synopsis:
A scientist's longevity serum gives him a lifespan of a thousand years, but he finds this a curse as he watches his friends grow old and die while he remains alone and Earth becomes overpopulated. When humanity begins to leave Earth he refuses to go, and is surprised when one other person, a young woman, also decides to stay allowing the two strangers, Adam and Eve, to restart humanity.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The Beast That Walks Like a Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Ogor; 'John Cummings' [Zeno]
Synopsis:
A martian is sent to Earth to kidnap a human scientist who has invented a weapon that Mars wants to use against Jupiter. The Martian is beaten by the scientist, who turns out to be a Jovian agent setting a trap to capture a live Martian.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Source of story submitted by Gary Willison via the GCD Errors list, November 2009.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["The Beast That Walks Like a Man!"]
  2. 1. I Am The Invisible!
  3. 2. Believe It... Or Not!
  4. 3. A Thousand Years Later...
  5. 4. The Beast That Walks Like a Man!
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