(October 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Monster of Frankenstein! (Table of Contents)

Werewolf By Night / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks:
Tom Palmer; John Romita (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Werewolf by Night [Jack Russell]; Frankenstein Monster
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Romita alterations on Frankenstein Monster face per Nick Caputo.

The Frankenstein Monster Meets Werewolf By Night (Table of Contents)

Werewolf by Night / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Don Perlin
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Petra Goldberg
Letters:
Dave Hunt

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Werewolf by Night [Jack Russell]; Frankenstein Monster; Danton Vayla (first appearance; death); Brotherhood of Baal (first appearance; death); Lissa Russell; Buck Cowan
Synopsis:
The Frankenstein Monster travels to California to see if Danton Vayla can help him. At the same time, the Brotherhood of Baal, run by Vayla, kidnaps Lissa Russell and plans to sacrifice her in a magical ritual. Jack Russell, while searching for his sister changes into the Werewolf by Night and attacks the Frankenstein Monster.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mail it to Tigra / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Perlin
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Tigra; Werewolf by Night

Indexer Notes

includes letters by Peter B. Gillis, Dave Stevens and Ms. Phyg Armstrong

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Benulis
Inks:
Jack Abel
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Gordon Langley; Allen
Synopsis:
A man has been trained by Indian mystics to be able to make objects disappear, merely by doubting their existence. When he tries to tell his friend of his new powers, the friend is skeptical until he sees a demonstration. The friend goes into a panic, and asks the man what would happen if he doubted all of existence?
Reprints:

The Ape Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
V-173

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
"Salty" Gruner; Ape Man
Synopsis:
A prisoner plans to escape, and hopes that the legend of an ape man in the jungle around his prison will deter pursuit. Instead, he finds that the ape man is real and pursues him. The Ape Man transfers the gypsy curse which originally transformed him into an ape onto the prisoner.
Reprints:

The Barefoot Man (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Characters:
Pablo
Synopsis:
Pablo, a poor Mexican, longs for a pair of boots to ease the pains in his bare feet. He finally resorts to mugging a man, and stealing his boots. Soon, Federal agents arrest him, as they have been tracking the distinctive boot-prints of a notorious killer, and Pablo will hang for the crimes he did not commit.
Reprints:

The Werewolf of Wilmach! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Tony DiPreta
Inks:
Tony DiPreta
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Fang; Kessel; Karl; Heineman
Synopsis:
Several deaths have a village in a panic over the werewolf prowling the moon-lit streets. Two ne'er-do-wells plan a robbery while the town is gripped in fear, but the two should know that there is something to fear that is worse than being caught.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

art credits from AtlasTales.com

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Monster of Frankenstein!
    Werewolf By Night
  2. 1. The Frankenstein Monster Meets Werewolf By Night
    Werewolf by Night
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mail it to Tigra
  4. 3. Mind Over Matter
  5. 4. The Ape Man
  6. 5. The Barefoot Man
  7. 6. The Werewolf of Wilmach!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony Oliva
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose