(January 1981)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860249801
Editing:
Louise Jones (Editor); Danny Fingeroth (Assistant Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard U.S. Modern size
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Valley of Forever Night! (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?

Genre:
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Conan; Jenna; Myya L'rrasleff; the Converted

Indexer Notes

Cover art credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

The Dingo Kids Meet O.J. Simpson (Table of Contents)

O.J. Simpson / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters:
O.J. Simpson; the Dingo Kids
Synopsis:
O.J. helps his football team win a game and then compliments the Dingo Kids on their Dingo Boots.

Indexer Notes

Kids could get a free autographed photo of O.J. Simpson by sending mail to O.J. Dingo.

Valley of Forever Night (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
J. M. DeMatteis
Pencils:
John Buscema (breakdowns); Ernie Chan (finished art)
Inks:
Ernie Chan
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Conan; Jenna; Hajii (flashback); Night-God (flashback); Garakaa (flashback); Slave-Trader; Erlik [God of Evil and Death] (mentioned); the Converted (die); Rock-Thing (destroyed); "Taloned Death" (dies); People of the Black Jewel [Myya L'rrasleff (dies)]
Synopsis:
Countryside southwest of Shem: Conan saves Jenna from a swordsman. Jenna is covered with leprosy-like boils. Conan also catches the disease. Conan & Jenna climb mountain, enter castle, and kill alien Myya L'rrasleff which rids them of the disease.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Castle of Myya L'rrasleff; Shem; the Black Jewel; Valley of Forever Night; Zamora

Subscribe to 4 Marvel Comics for the Price of 3!! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Willie Lumpkin
Synopsis:
Doctor Doom offers subscriptions to four Marvel titles for the price of three. The Fantastic Four suspect that it might be a trap.

Captain America in "Fury Unleashed!" (Table of Contents)

Captain America / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Nick Fury; Trapster [Peter Petruski]; Trapster's Goon
Synopsis:
Captain America uses Hostess Fruit Pies to stop Trapster's Goon from killing Nick Fury.
Keywords:
Hostess Fruit Pies

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Steve Tussey, Napoleon Zivkovic, Kimberly Arber, Phillip Tanis and Charles David Haskell.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Valley of Forever Night!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Dingo Kids Meet O.J. Simpson
    O.J. Simpson
  3. 2. Valley of Forever Night
    Conan the Barbarian
  4. 3. Subscribe to 4 Marvel Comics for the Price of 3!!
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. Captain America in "Fury Unleashed!"
    Captain America
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
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