(January 1971)

Marvel, 1969 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
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

Pickman's Model (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
horror-suspense

Pickman's Model (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
H. P. Lovecraft (Original Story); Roy Thomas (Adaptation
Pencils:
Tom Palmer
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Tom Palmer ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Roy Thomas (host); Tom Palmer (host); Thurber; Eliot; Pickman
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Indexer Notes

H. P. Lovecraft adaptation.

I Dared to Enter the Haunted Room! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Job Number:
V-37

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Mr. Smith
Synopsis:
A scientist builds an ultimate bomb and plans to use it to hold the world hostage. He hides it in a room believed haunted, but when he goes to give his ultimatum to the UN he realizes that he is now a ghost.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The World That Was Lost! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Christopher Rule
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Job Number:
T-226

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Captain Jordan; Linus Vermeer (only appearance for both)
Synopsis:
An old eccentric in a wheelchair hires a sea captain to take him to a spot where he believes that the lost continent of Atlantis lies. When they reach their destination he reveals himself to be a merman and thanks the sailors for bringing him home before diving overboard.
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The Threat from the 5th Dimension! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Job Number:
T-222

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
unnamed writer; 'Dr. Allen Brown' [actually a 5th dimensional invader] (only appearance for both)
Synopsis:
The 5th dimension is the dream dimension. The creatures there are trying to pass into this dimension, but belief in their existence as opposed to surmising a mere dream experience disrupts the structure of the dream dimension and forces the creatures to withdraw from our world. The narrator sells his story to Strange Tales to encourage readers to believe in the creatures and frustrate their invasion aspirations.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Pickman's Model
  2. 1. Pickman's Model
  3. 2. I Dared to Enter the Haunted Room!
  4. 3. The World That Was Lost!
  5. 4. The Threat from the 5th Dimension!
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