(May 1974)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Spider and the Sorcerer! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man and Dr. Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Xandu
Reprints:

The Spider and the Sorcerer! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man and Dr. Strange / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia; David Hunt
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
David Hunt [as Dave Hunt]

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Melinda; Xandu (villain)
Synopsis:
Xandu uses Spider-Man to break into Dr. Strange's home and steal a crystal, which he then uses to recreate the Wand of Watoomb; When Spidey and Doc Strange attempt to battle Xandu, he teleports them to another dimension and causes their powers to cease working; Strange casts a spell that allows him to use Spidey's powers and Spidey to use magic and the pair take down Xandu; Dr. Strange tries to resurrect Xandu's love Melinda, but finds that she is completely dead.
Reprints:

Mail it to Team-Up (Table of Contents)

Mail it to Team-Up / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - T. W. Pouncey, Frank Simonetti and Allen Bradford. Marvel Value Stamp Series A #?

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins [May 1974]; Roy's Rostrum (Table of Contents)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; ?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Roy Thomas introduces the editorial staff at Marvel Comics. Marvel Comics checklist for comics dated May 1974.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Spider and the Sorcerer!
    Spider-Man and Dr. Strange
  2. 1. The Spider and the Sorcerer!
    Spider-Man and Dr. Strange
  3. 2. Mail it to Team-Up
    Mail it to Team-Up
  4. 3. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins [May 1974]; Roy's Rostrum
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
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  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Lou Mazzella
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  • Mike Nielsen