(August 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Torr! The Most Murderous Beast-Man of All! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers (original inker); John Romita (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Characters:
Torr
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Torr's face is redrawn and some background detail added. Romita alterations per Nick Caputo, Jan 2011. Original indexer listed Frank Giacoia?

Torr (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Lieber ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[V-165]

Genre:
horror-suspense; science fiction
Characters:
Torr; Paul Ramsay; John Carter
Synopsis:
Paul Ramsay is tried for murdering his friend and can't reveal that an alien had taken over John Carter's body for fear of starting an invasion.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Midnight in the Wax Museum (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[V-163]

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Pierre La Roc
Synopsis:
Pierre La Roc is a criminal on the run, he climbs in through an open widow to escape the police, and finds himself in a wax museum. He hides as part of one of the exhibits as the police search the place. After the police leave, the wax figures come to life and chase La Roc out of the building, whereupon he then surrenders to the police. Later, a policeman discusses the strange case with a figure in a top hat, who later returns to his place as one of the wax figures in the museum.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Voodoo Mail / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gene Colan (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
? (illustrations)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Brother Voodoo

Indexer Notes

Letters regarding the Brother Voodoo feature (formerly in this title) submitted by Brian Wilkes Prescott; Tim Fish; Michael Peter Langevin; Mattie Jones.
Page also includes the Power Man (Luke Cage) Marvel Value Stamp #10.

Take One Werewolf by Night... (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Perlin ?
Inks:
Frank Giacoia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Werewolf by Night; Tigra
Synopsis:
House ad for Giant-Size Creatures (Marvel, 1974 series) #1 (July 1974)
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Torr! The Most Murderous Beast-Man of All!
  2. 1. Torr
  3. 2. Midnight in the Wax Museum
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Voodoo Mail
  5. 4. Take One Werewolf by Night...
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose