(July 1979)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.60 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860249807
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Mark Gruenwald (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (consulting editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Modern size
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Death On the Black Coast! (Table of Contents)

Conan / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Marie Severin (layouts); John Buscema (signed)
Inks:
Ernie Chan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Characters:
Belit; Conan
Reprints:
Keywords:
Tigress

Indexer Notes

This is the 3rd version of this cover. Versions 1 and 2 can be seen in an article in Savage Sword of Conan # 41.

Death On the Black Coast! (Table of Contents)

Conan / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
sword and sorcery
Characters:
Conan [Amra]; Black Corsairs [Belit [Queen of the Black Coast](dies); Laboto (dies); M'gora (dies); N'yaga the Shaman (dies)]; Giant Serpent (dies); the Devil-Ape (dies); Devils That Once Were Men (die)
Synopsis:
Belit's greed leads to her and her crew's death. She comes back from the dead to save Conan. Conan makes a funeral pyre of the Tigress and sets it adrift in the sea.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration
Keywords:
Black Lotus; Temple of the Old Ones; Tigress (destroyed); Zarkheba (river)

The Thing and the Ultimate Weapon! (Table of Contents)

The Thing; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thing [Ben Grimm]; Torgo
Keywords:
"Automic" Hydraulo-Press

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for Hostess Fruit Pies from ITT Continental Baking Company.

Batting Practice (Table of Contents)

Pete Rose; Pete Rose Batting Practice / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
sports
Characters:
Bobby (boy); Pete Rose
Keywords:
celebrity

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for the Pete Rose Batting Practice toy from Turco Manufacturing Comapany.

Special Barbarian Bulletin: (Table of Contents)

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
various
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial. Letters from Bobby Cameron and Gary Norman.

The Adventures of Gritboy (Table of Contents)

The Adventures of Gritboy; Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
N. Rosati (signed)
Inks:
N. Rosati (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
teen
Characters:
Chris; Chris' father

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for the Grit newspaper from Grit Publishing Co..

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Death On the Black Coast!
    Conan
  2. 1. Death On the Black Coast!
    Conan
  3. 2. The Thing and the Ultimate Weapon!
    The Thing; Hostess Fruit Pies
  4. 3. Batting Practice
    Pete Rose; Pete Rose Batting Practice
  5. 4. Special Barbarian Bulletin:
    The Hyborian Page
  6. 5. The Adventures of Gritboy
    The Adventures of Gritboy; Grit
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