(May 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1974-03-19
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color cover; Black & White interior
Dimensions:
Standard Magazine size U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

His Own Kind (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Larkin (painting)(signed)
Inks:
Bob Larkin (painting)(signed)
Colors:
Bob Larkin (painting)(signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala (signed)

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

inside front cover, various images

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Letters:
typeset

The Rats! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Ralph Reese
Inks:
Ralph Reese
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Johnny; Mr. Krespi; Crissy
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hint of Horror / text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala (signed)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

The background for this article is copied from the illustration from the inside front cover.

Heartstop (Table of Contents)

text story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
George Alec Effinger
Pencils:
Walt Simonson
Inks:
Walt Simonson
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
horror-suspense

The Last Man! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Russ Heath (signed)
Inks:
Russ Heath (signed)
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Joe
Synopsis:
A bank robber shoots a clerk, and when he is slugged in the head by a police officer, he finds himself lost in a guilt induced fantasy where aliens have kidnapped all of Earth's population except for him and the clerk and the clerk dies in his arms from the bullet wound.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

His Own Kind! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Thomas M. Disch (Original Story); Roy Thomas (Adaptation)
Pencils:
Val Mayerik
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Daphne; Ares Pelagian; Lord Edmund Hamilton; Linda Wheelwright
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Indexer Notes

Adapted from Thomas Disch's short story.

The Nightmare Patrol (Table of Contents)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Inks:
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Private Walton Jones; Corporal Ramon Jiminez; Russell; Smith; Medic

In the Shadows of the City (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar
Letters:
?

Characters:
Dr. Kopern; Mr. Graybar
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. His Own Kind
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Table of Contents
  4. 3. The Rats!
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hint of Horror
  6. 5. Heartstop
  7. 6. The Last Man!
  8. 7. His Own Kind!
  9. 8. The Nightmare Patrol
  10. 9. In the Shadows of the City
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  • Darrel McCann
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