(December 1971)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 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 Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Man Vs. Beast-- In A Savage Land! (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ka-zar; Iranda; Zabu

Indexer Notes

Rosen credit per Nick Caputo. Original indexer credited Artie Simek.

The Legend of the Lizard Men! (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
633Z

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Ka-zar; Iranda (Villain, Introduction, Death); Lizard Men (Introduction); Zabu; Lowani
Synopsis:
When Ka-Zar goes in search of missing women and men from a local village, he finds the woman, Iranda and the Lizard Men. She takes him to her castle where he sees one of the missing women. When he tries to rescue her, the Lizard Men attack him. He is barely able to escape but when he does, he takes Iranda's crown with him. With her crown gone, at moonrise her enchantment wears off and she becomes a Lizard being. After she dies, her enchantments fade and the Lizard Men turn back into the missing warriors from the village.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story takes place after the story in Savage Tales #1 and before the story in Astonishing Tales #8.

Tom-Toms of Danger! (Table of Contents)

Lorna, the Jungle Girl / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Rico
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
Jay Scott Pike
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-96

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Lorna, the Jungle Girl; Greg Knight; Mikki; Chief Akabi; Moki
Synopsis:
Moki uses the sound of Tom-Tom's to drive all of the Gabu into a war frenzy so that he can take over the jungle.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This issue reprints only the first four pages of the original story. Job number comes from the Atlas Tales website. According to George Olshevsky's Marvel Comics Index #7B some of the artwork is retouched in this reprint.

[The Green Opal!] (Table of Contents)

Lorna, the Jungle Girl / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Rico
Pencils:
Jay Scott Pike
Inks:
Jay Scott Pike
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
G-97

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Lorna, the Jungle Girl; Greg Knight; Mikki; Subu; Alexei; The Green Opal
Synopsis:
Alexei and Subu surrender when The Green Opal warns them that if they don't stop abusing it's name and power it will pursue them to the ends of the earth.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This issue only reprints the last two pages of the original story. Job number comes from the Atlas Tales website. According to George Olshevsky's Marvel Comics Index #7B some of the artwork is retouched in this reprint.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Man Vs. Beast-- In A Savage Land!
    Ka-Zar
  2. 1. The Legend of the Lizard Men!
    Ka-Zar
  3. 2. Tom-Toms of Danger!
    Lorna, the Jungle Girl
  4. 3. [The Green Opal!]
    Lorna, the Jungle Girl
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann