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(August 1975)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Len Wein
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:

Bedlam in the Balkans! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man and Frankenstein Monster / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Frankenstein Monster
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (13 January 2005). The original indexer credited John Romita.
Pencil credit from Ron Wilson himself (19 May 2015) via Shaun Clancy and confirmed by Ed Hannigan. Pencils formerly credited to Ed Hannigan.

Once Upon a Time in a Castle... (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man and Frankenstein Monster / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Gerry Conway
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Al Wenzel
Letters:
Charlotte Jetter

Genre:
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Frankenstein Monster (origin); Man-Wolf [John Jameson]; Agent Klemmer; Baron Frankenstein (flashback); Dracula (flashback); Ralph Caccone (flashback); Bennie (villain); Hermie (villain); Baron Ludwig Von Shtupf (villain)
Synopsis:
Baron Shtupf kidnaps Frankenstein and Spider-Man, hoping to use them to create a new race of monsters.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story told in 3 Chapters:
[Chapter One]: Once Upon a Time in a Castle... (pages 1-6).
Chapter Two: The Cold Wind of Doom! (pages 7-11).
Chapter Three: To Make a Monster! (pages 12-17).

Mail it to Team-Up (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Shana L. Rosenfeld, Roger Klorese and Ed Via.

GI Joe Meets the Amazing Atomic Man! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

GI Joe / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins [August 1975]; Stan Lee's Soapbox (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Big Bang!! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Captain Marvel; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Bedlam in the Balkans!
    Spider-Man and Frankenstein Monster
  2. 1. Once Upon a Time in a Castle...
    Spider-Man and Frankenstein Monster
  3. 2. Mail it to Team-Up
    Mail it to Team-Up
  4. 3. GI Joe Meets the Amazing Atomic Man!
    GI Joe
  5. 4. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins [August 1975]; Stan Lee's Soapbox
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox
  6. 5. The Big Bang!!
    Captain Marvel; Hostess Twinkies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Max Capp
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen