(March 1984)

Marvel, 1984 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
2.00 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Jim Salicrup (reprint editor); Jim Shooter (original and reprint editor-in-chief)
Format:
Standard Modern Age US Size; Color; Saddle-stitched; One-shot

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man and Daredevil / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Frank Miller
Inks:
Frank Miller
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]
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Indexer Notes

Wraparound cover

"Frank Miller's Coming To Town" (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Salicrup
Pencils:
Frank Miller (illo)
Inks:
Frank Miller (illo)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Brenda Mings (typeset)

Synopsis:
Jim Salicrup's recollections of Frank Miller's beginnings at Marvel Comics.

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Contains masthead, introduction, contents and illo of a Daredevil silhouette.

The Blind Leading The Blind (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Frank Miller (pg 1-4, 9-21); Mark Bright (pg 5-8)
Inks:
Frank Springer (pg 1-4, 9-21); Vince Colletta (pg 5-8)
Colors:
John Tartaglione [as J. Tartag]
Letters:
Denise Wohl (pgs 1-4, 9-21); Rick Parker (uncredited, pg 5-8)
Editing:
Mary Jo Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Betty Brant; Carrion; Daredevil; Dr. Henry Orlock; the Maggia; Mary Jane Watson; the Masked Marauder; Mayor Ed Koch; Mrs. Muggins; Nurse Wills; Spider-Man; the Tri-Man
Synopsis:
Daredevil helps a blinded Spider-Man against the Masked Marauder who threatens to blow up New York City with a nuclear bomb if it isn't handed over to him.
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Indexer Notes

Pages 5-8, newly added, fill in readers so as to get a full story. Original colorist: Bob Sharen.

[The Spectacular Spider-Man #27 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe
Editing:
Mary Jo Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Spider-Man; the Tri-Man
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[The Spectacular Spider-Man #28 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Keith Pollard (signed)
Inks:
Al Milgrom (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Crespi?
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Carrion; Peter Parker (as Spider-Man in the background)
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[Marvel Premiere #49 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

The Falcon / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Miller (signed)
Inks:
Klaus Janson (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza?
Editing:
Roger Stern

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
the Falcon; Redwing
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[Marvel Spotlight #2 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Miller (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Roger Stern

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; ISAAC
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[Marvel Spotlight #8 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Miller (signed)
Inks:
Terry Austin (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Bob Budiansky (assistant); Jim Salicrup

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel
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[Marvel Spotlight #5 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

The Dragon Lord / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Miller (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino; Irving Watanabe
Editing:
Jim Shooter

Genre:
fantasy
Characters:
the Dragon Lord
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Keywords:
monsters

[Marvel Spotlight #7 cover reprint] (Table of Contents)

Star-Lord / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Frank Miller (signed)
Inks:
Bob Wiacek (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
Jim Salicrup

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Star-Lord
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Ashes To Ashes! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Frank Miller (breakdowns); Frank Springer (finishes)
Inks:
Frank Springer
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Denise Wohl (pg 1-8); Elaine Heinl (pg 9-18)
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Betty Brant; Carrion; Daredevil; Detective Jimmy D'Angelo; Flash Thompson; Hector Ayala (a.k.a. the White Tiger); Holy Gillis; the Maggia; Mary Jane Watson; the Masked Marauder; Mayor Ed Koch; Mrs. Muggins; Spider-Man; the Tri-Man
Synopsis:
Spider-Man, with Daredevil's help, stops the Masked Marauder's plans to destroy New York City, gets his eyesight back and confronts the deadly Carrion who's been leaving ominous messages.
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Indexer Notes

Originally colorist: Mario Sen.

[untitled] (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Salicrup?
Letters:
Brenda Mings (typeset)

Synopsis:
Recounts how the Spider-Man versus Carrion story, that starts in this issue, ends.

[The Spectacular Spider-Man #30 panel reprint] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Jim Mooney
Inks:
Frank Springer
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jim Novak
Editing:
Al Milgrom

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Carrion; Spider-Man
Synopsis:
Carrion unmasks a bound Spider-Man while revealing his own identity.

Indexer Notes

Panel from The Spectacular Spider-Man (Marvel, 1976 series) #30.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man and Daredevil
  2. 1. "Frank Miller's Coming To Town"
  3. 2. The Blind Leading The Blind
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. [The Spectacular Spider-Man #27 cover reprint]
    Spider-Man
  5. 4. [The Spectacular Spider-Man #28 cover reprint]
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. [Marvel Premiere #49 cover reprint]
    The Falcon
  7. 6. [Marvel Spotlight #2 cover reprint]
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. [Marvel Spotlight #8 cover reprint]
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. [Marvel Spotlight #5 cover reprint]
    The Dragon Lord
  10. 9. [Marvel Spotlight #7 cover reprint]
    Star-Lord
  11. 10. Ashes To Ashes!
    Spider-Man
  12. 11. [untitled]
  13. 12. [The Spectacular Spider-Man #30 panel reprint]
    Spider-Man
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Max Capp
  • Roy Lyons
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Max Capp