(December 1973)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Room of No Return! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Tom Palmer ?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
occult
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Indexer Notes

Cover art credits from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (30 October 2006).

Like a Chicken Without a Head! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Reed Crandall
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A doctor recommends a surgical procedure whereby the head is removed from the body and the heart is kept beating by artificial means so as to lengthen the time available for surgery. No one listens to him though, and being tired of being mocked, he destroys his formula. As he removes his head from his torso, he says to himself "The world isn't ready for us."
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Indexer Notes

Stan Lee credit from Ger Apeldoorn via atlastales.com

Rudolph's Racket (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Eadeh
Inks:
Al Eadeh
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-450]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
An innkeeper keeps two large wolves in the cellar which devour curious guests so he can claim their valuables.
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Propaganda! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Manny Stallman
Inks:
Manny Stallman
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-698]

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Time Marches On! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Harry Anderson
Inks:
Harry Anderson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-543]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man attempts to build a clock that can run forever by repairing itself, but no one understands why and mocks him, until he runs out of time and the undertaker pulls by his clothes to reveal he had replaced his inner organs with clock mechanism.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Room of No Return!
  2. 1. Like a Chicken Without a Head!
  3. 2. Rudolph's Racket
  4. 3. Propaganda!
  5. 4. Time Marches On!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Roger Reus
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger Reus
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Ramon Schenk