(March 1981)

Marvel, 1981 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
Editing:
Louise Simonson [as Louise Jones]; Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing

Issue Notes

Direct sales only and with no corner box.

Fred Snyder reports that there are two versions: 1) the common direct sales regular issue (no apparent errors), and 2) a direct sales-only copy with no color printed on pages 24 (Marvel X-Mas subscription ad) and 25 (in-house ad for Dazzler comics).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Dazzler / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Larkin (painting, signed)
Inks:
Bob Larkin (painting, signed)
Colors:
Bob Larkin (painting, signed)
Letters:
Tom Orzechowski (logo)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dazzler [Alison Blaire]; the Enchantress [Amora]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Nightcrawler [Kurt Wagner]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 1979.

So Bright This Star (Table of Contents)

Dazzler / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Tom DeFalco
Pencils:
John Romita Jr.
Inks:
Alfredo Alcala
Colors:
Gynis Oliver [as Glynis Wein]
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Beast; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wasp]; Dazzler [Alison Blaire]; Judge Carter Blaire (her father, flashback); Bella Blaire (her grandmother, flashback); Enchantress [Amora]; Mr. Wildfire; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; X-Men [Colossus; Kitty Pryde; Nightcrawler; Storm; Wolverine]
Synopsis:
Dazzler decides to make a go of becoming a professional singer; She auditions at a local disco but her competition turns out to be none other than the Enchantress; When the club owner picks Ali over Amora, the Enchantress gets really, really mad.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits read "Conceived by Alice Donenfeld, John Romita Jr. and Jim Shooter with some help from Stan Lee, Al Milgrom, Roger Stern and Tom DeFalco".

Daredevil Vs. Johnny Punk! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Johnny Punk

Indexer Notes

Comics ad for Hostess Fruit Pies from Continental Baking Company.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Dazzler
  2. 1. So Bright This Star
    Dazzler
  3. 2. Daredevil Vs. Johnny Punk!
    Daredevil; Hostess Fruit Pies
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