(May 1973)

DC, 1973 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1973
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand:
DC [circle]
Editing:
Denny O'Neil
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US size
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Carmine Infantino Publisher; Sol Harrison Production Manager; Subscription for fifteen 20-cent issues $3.00 in US and possessions, $4.00 elsewhere.

Keywords:
magic; sorcery; swordplay

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fafhrd and the Grey Mouser / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Howard Chaykin (signed)
Inks:
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Fafhrd; Gray Mouser

Indexer Notes

Fafhrd and Mouser fight 7 attackers from atop a giant skull.

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Revenge of the Skull of Jewels (Table of Contents)

Fafhrd and the Gray Mouser / comic story / 23.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Fritz Leiber (story); Denny O'Neil (script)
Pencils:
Howard Chaykin
Inks:
Crusty Bunkers (uncredited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Milt Snappin ?
Job Number:
I-136

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Fafhrd; the Grey Mouser; Fissif; Sleyvas; Ivlis; ghosts of Omphal's brothers
Synopsis:
Our heroes fight the thieves of Lankhmar for a jewelled skull.
Reprints:
Keywords:
fantasy; magic; sorcery; swordplay

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Leiber's "Thieves' House". Uncredited inks by the Crusty Bunkers, including Neal Adams, Dick Giordano and possibly Vincente Alcazar, Dan Green and Sal Amendola. Info per Nick Caputo, Jan 2012.

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Swordsmen's Scrolls / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Denny O'Neil
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Commentary from Denny O'Neil. Promise that this will be a letters column with issue 3.

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