(November 1977)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
1.00 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
On-sale date:
1977-10-04
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Barcode:
0714860292911
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color cover; black and white interior
Dimensions:
Magazine
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Tower of the Elephant (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Inks:
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Colors:
Earl Norem (signed)(painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Reprints:
Keywords:
elephant gods; giant spiders; swords

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Conan / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)
Inks:
Vicente Alcazar (signed)

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan
Synopsis:
Conan sits on throne with two girl at his feet playing the harp and one pouring wine.
Reprints:

The Tower of the Elephant (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 40 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan; Taurus; Yag-Kosha; Yara
Synopsis:
Young Conan breaks into the fabled Tower of the Elephant in order to steal the gem known as the Heart of the Elephant. Inside, he finds a noble creature ensnared by the evil sorcerer Yara.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Arenjun; City of Thieves; Zamora

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the short story "The Tower of the Elephant" by Robert E. Howard. This story is also adapted in Conan the Barbarian (Marvel, 1970 series) #4 and in Conan (Dark Horse, 2004 series) #20–22.

Swackles, Thuds and Blunders (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Thompson; Maggie Thompson
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
Article on the fanzine Amra.

Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere or How Conan Might Spend a Sunday in Buffalo, New York. (Table of Contents)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael C. Mahaney
Pencils:
Larry Stachniak (photo); Greg Puchalski (photo)
Inks:
Larry Stachniak (photo); Greg Puchalski (photo)
Letters:
typeset

Cimmeria (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert E. Howard
Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks:
Tim Conrad
Letters:
?

Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Swords and Scrolls / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Tower of the Elephant
    Conan
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Conan
  3. 2. The Tower of the Elephant
    Conan
  4. 3. Swackles, Thuds and Blunders
  5. 4. Fionn McCumhal Day in East-Mere or How Conan Might Spend a Sunday in Buffalo, New York.
  6. 5. Cimmeria
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Swords and Scrolls
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