(January 1973)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 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:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Insect Man! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
science fiction

The Insect Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-397

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A soldier is placed underground in a capsule to test the effects of isolation. He is attacked by a telepathic insect. They blame the experience on stress, but a piece of the insect is on the pod.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Beware...the Ticking Clocks! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-398

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
King Linus; Claudius Zemu; Klugari
Synopsis:
A king is beset by an assassin in the king's clockroom whereupon the assassin is transformed into yet another figurine upon the king's favorite timepiece.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Page 5 of the original story is missing from this reprint.

Something Lurks in the Fog! (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-399

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Sam Farrow
Synopsis:
An unrepentant con-man is scared straight when he strays onto a forbidden road and enters a world between life and death.
Reprints:

Long Live the King! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
V-390

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
King Kim; Queen Sari; Prince Rujak
Synopsis:
A greedy prince marries a dowager queen. He tries to use her sleepwalking to cause her death, but the portrait of her husband calls out to warn her, and ghostly hands push the prince to his death.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Insect Man!
  2. 1. The Insect Man
  3. 2. Beware...the Ticking Clocks!
  4. 3. Something Lurks in the Fog!
  5. 4. Long Live the King!
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