(March 1980)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.40 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860214703
Editing:
Dennis O'Neil; Mark Gruenwald (assistant)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy Cover; Newsprint Interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

Copyright © 1979 by Marvel Comics Group, a Division of Cadence Industries Corporation.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Who Will Survive-- The Carnival of Fear? (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Ghost Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Moondark

Carnival of Souls! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Ghost Rider / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Steven Grant
Pencils:
Pat Broderick
Inks:
Bruce D. Patterson
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Jim Novak [as James R. Novak]
Job Number:
LF672

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Glory Grant; Moondark (villain)
Synopsis:
Peter Parker finds Ghost Rider trapped and caged at a circus.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

2nd appearance of Moondark.

Web-Zingers (Table of Contents)

Web-Zingers / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Bruce Weintraub, Steve Kimos and Curtis Duncan. Letters page replies by Chris Claremont.

U.S. Postal Service Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Bullpen Bulletins [March 1980]; Stan's Soapbox (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Conan

Indexer Notes

Stan Lee talks about the second made-for-television Captain America movie. The Mighty Marvel Checklist for comics dated March 1980.

The Hungry Battleaxe! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Milgrom
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Battleaxe

Indexer Notes

Penciler credit provided 2008 by Al Milgrom.

How To Be a Wild and Crazy Guy!! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Batroc [Georges Batroc]; Nebbish

Indexer Notes

Ad for Crazy magazine.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Who Will Survive-- The Carnival of Fear?
    Spider-Man; Ghost Rider
  2. 1. Carnival of Souls!
    Spider-Man; Ghost Rider
  3. 2. Web-Zingers
    Web-Zingers
  4. 3. U.S. Postal Service Statement of Ownership, Management and Circulation
  5. 4. Bullpen Bulletins [March 1980]; Stan's Soapbox
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  6. 5. The Hungry Battleaxe!
    Iron Man; Hostess Fruit Pies
  7. 6. How To Be a Wild and Crazy Guy!!
    Crazy
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