(November 1976)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860216011
Editing:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

final issue


He Haunts the Jungle Night -- Moomba! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Don Perlin (signed)
Inks:
Don Perlin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Keywords:
fires; stereotyping of African natives; witch doctors

Moomba (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[V-285]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Moomba; Frank; Katu
Synopsis:
An explorer discovers that native African wood carvings are actually an advance fifth column invasion force under the command of an alien creature named Moomba.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. This story is an elaboration of the plot of "I Was the Prisoner of the Living Statues!" drawn by John Forte, in Tales to Astonish #6 (November 1959).

I Was Trapped on the Ghost Ship! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[T-448]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Luther Storme; Jonah Morgan (only appearance for both)
Synopsis:
A cruel sea captain abandons his planned voyage to pursue a sighting of the Flying Dutchman, hoping to capture the famous ghost ship and make a fortune. His crew abandon ship, but he continues on until he catches the ship. He boards the Dutchman, but finds that it is a trap for the greedy. He is paralyzed, while the ship's former prisoner, now elderly and reformed, is freed to leave in his ship.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

The Spider-Man and the Fly! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; the Fly
Synopsis:
Spider-Man escapes from The Fly's death-trap with the help of a Hostess Twinkie.

Indexer Notes

featured in November 1976 and December 1976 Marvel comics

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. He Haunts the Jungle Night -- Moomba!
  2. 1. Moomba
  3. 2. I Was Trapped on the Ghost Ship!
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. The Spider-Man and the Fly!
    Spider-Man; Hostess
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  • Keith Smith
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Dan Kocher
  • Jordan Inman
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Max Capp
  • Dwayne Best
  • Keith Smith
  • Ramon Schenk