(February 1974)

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:
?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Out of the Swamp -- (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos; John Romita (alterations)
Inks:
Carl Burgos; John Romita (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
horror-suspense
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Indexer Notes

cover greatly revised from Burgos' original by John Romita, per Nick Caputo Jan 2011.

The Graves That Moved (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
Jack Abel ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The undead victims of a slumlord's unsafe living conditions fly their coffins to the man's lawn. He attempts to flee, but the coffins hem him in and bury him alive.
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Indexer Notes

inker speculation from atlastales.com

Out of the Swamps! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[J-615]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A scientist discovers a type of lemur living in the swamp that only lives for a week. He gets the idea to conduct an experiment in accelerated evolution and they produce wondrous discoveries which he shares with mankind. His contact with the outside world wants the power that such information would give him and so, after defeating the villain, the lemurs decide to return to the swamp where they will soon go back to their old ways of living.
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Indexer Notes

First page does not look like Ayers' work.

Dead End! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Burt Frohman
Pencils:
Tom Gill (signed)
Inks:
Tom Gill (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-925]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man travels back in time and kills his younger self.
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Last Seen Climbing a Ladder! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Inks:
Vic Carrabotta (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[G-401]

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
A mocked scientist succeeds in building a ladder to an asteroid.
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Superstition (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Syd Shores
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[E-224]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Three escaped convicts from a penal colony in French Guyana steal a boat from a native tribe and set out in spite of warnings from the natives, which leads to their death.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Out of the Swamp --
  2. 1. The Graves That Moved
  3. 2. Out of the Swamps!
  4. 3. Dead End!
  5. 4. Last Seen Climbing a Ladder!
  6. 5. Superstition
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger Reus
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Ramon Schenk