(October 1973)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
8 times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas ?
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Thing at the Window! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
John Romita.; Tony Mortellaro (background)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi

Genre:
horror-suspense
Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Cover pencil and cover ink credits from Nick Caputo (April 1, 2006). Crespi credit per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited John Costanza.

Help Wanted! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mort Larwence
Inks:
Mort Lawrence
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-98]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A cheap department store owner's toy demonstrator quits after receiving a Christmas bonus of only one dime, and so the owner attempts to save money by shortening the help wanted ad to "Demon. Wanted." He gets what he advertises for.
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Indexer Notes

cover story

Don't Shrink Sam's Head! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita ?
Inks:
John Romita ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-720]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A man wants to go to Jivaro country so he can acquire a shrunken head for his collection of horror memorabilia but is afraid of having his head shrunk, so he hires a scientist to treat his head so that it is unshrinkable.
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Indexer Notes

Art speculation from atlastales.com

The Other Face (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska (signed)
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-764]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A plastic surgeon wants a man's wife so knocks him out and exchanges faces with him. The man knows that his wife would rather shoot him instead, so when she enters the room he pretends to be the surgeon and claims that he couldn't go through with the plan. She pulls out a gun and murders the surgeon and when she hands her husband the gun to dispose of, he shoots her.
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They Dive By Night! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Al Luster (signed)
Inks:
Al Luster
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)
Job Number:
[C-173]

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A native warns a pearl diver not to dive by night so as to have enough light to see where to avoid the man-eating clams, but he doesn't listen.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Thing at the Window!
  2. 1. Help Wanted!
  3. 2. Don't Shrink Sam's Head!
  4. 3. The Other Face
  5. 4. They Dive By Night!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Lou Mougin
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Matthew Head
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ramon Schenk