(April 1978)

Marvel, 1977 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.35 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Archie Goodwin (consulting editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Tarzan Triumphs! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi ?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Jane Clayton; Tarzan
Reprints:

Tarzan Triumphs! (Table of Contents)

Tarzan / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga [as The New York Tribe]; Neal Adams [as The New York Tribe]; Joe Rubinstein [as The New York Tribe]; ? [as The New York Tribe] (see notes)
Colors:
Phil Rachelson [as Phil Rache]
Letters:
Joe Rosen
Job Number:
C-709

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Abdul Mourak; Albert Werper; Chulk (ape); Jane Clayton; Mugambi; Tarzan; Basuli; Muviro
Synopsis:
Tarzan is freed from his Congolese captors by apes, while Jane is captured by Abdul Mourak. He then saves Jane from lions that had in the meantime attacked Mourak's men.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 9 (conclusion) of Edgar Rice Burroughs' "Tarzan and the Jewels of Opar" adaptation. Most inking seems to be done by Tony DeZuniga, with help from Neal Adams and others. Page by page inking credits: 1 Adams; 2 DeZuniga, ?; 3 ?; 4 DeZuniga, ?; 5 DeZuniga; 6 Adams, ?; 7 DeZuniga; 8 DeZuniga, Adams (Tarzan figure in last panel); 9 DeZuniga, Adams (Tarzan figures); 10 DeZuniga, Adams (top tier figures by Adams); 11 DeZuniga, Adams? (Tarzan face); 12 DeZuniga; 13 DeZuniga, Adams (Tarzan figure panel 1); 14 DeZuniga, Adams (panel 3 and various); 15 DeZuniga; 16 DeZuniga (panel 4), Adams (panel 7). Inking credits by Steven Tice, July 2007.

Terry Staats sees Joe Rubinstein inks on page 15, panel 3, page 16, panel 7, and possibly Tarzan's face in panel 5.

Language of the Great Apes 9 (Table of Contents)

Language of the Great Apes / filler / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Bill Wray?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
jungle
Characters:
Tarzan

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Letters:
typeset

Spider-Man "Spoils A Snatch" (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Jane Watson; Spider-Man [also as Peter Parker]

Indexer Notes

Comic strip ad for Hostess Cup Cakes from Continental Baking Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Tarzan Triumphs!
    Tarzan
  2. 1. Tarzan Triumphs!
    Tarzan
  3. 2. Language of the Great Apes 9
    Language of the Great Apes
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. Spider-Man "Spoils A Snatch"
    Spider-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Max Capp
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