(June 1971)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

A Titan Walks the Land! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Marie Severin (alterations)
Inks:
Steve Ditko; Marie Severin (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Xemnu
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Alterations on the scientist's face by Marie Severin. info per Nick Caputo, August 2012.

I Was a Slave of the Living Titan! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
T-913

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Joe Harper; Xemnu (introduction, origin)
Synopsis:
An electrician finds and revives an alien criminal, who psychically enslaves all humanity, forcing them to build him a ship that will help him escape and destroy the Earth. The electrician sabotages the ship and sends him into orbit around the sun.
Reprints:
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. This story is divided into two chapters: Chapter 1 — "The Coming of the Titan!" (7 pp) and Chapter 2 — "Slaves of the Titan!" (6 pp).

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Dick Ayers; Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

house ad for Fear (Marvel, 1970 series) #4

Escape! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Ralph Reese
Pencils:
Ralph Reese
Inks:
Ralph Reese
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Joe Lowrey escapes from prison and flees into a swamp, where he finds a man who claims to have been part of Ponce de Leon's expedition to find the Fountain of Youth hundreds of years earlier. Lowrey drinks the magic waters and turns younger himself, then kills the other man planning to profit from the discovery, but he finds that he can't leave the swamp or the rejuvenation wears off.

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
jungle; superhero

Indexer Notes

house ad for Astonishing Tales (Marvel, 1970 series) #6

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. A Titan Walks the Land!
  2. 1. I Was a Slave of the Living Titan!
  3. 2. Another Marvel Masterpiece
  4. 3. Escape!
  5. 4. Another Marvel Masterpiece
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Dwayne Best