(November 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Squarebound
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

The Monster Runs Wild! (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
John Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Man-Thing
Reprints:

Of Monsters and Men! (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
John Buscema
Inks:
Klaus Janson
Colors:
Linda Lessman
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Man-Thing; Vivian Schist; Carolyn Schist; Dr. Warner; Dr. Dane Gavin; Frank; Dr. Graham; Marcus; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Tony Stark; Beth; Jeff
Synopsis:
Man-Thing goes berserk in New York City.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mail-Things! / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Gerber
Pencils:
Mike Ploog
Inks:
Frank Chiaramonte
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Characters:
Man-Thing; Glob

Indexer Notes

includes letters from Dean Mullaney, Brian K. Morris, Steven Scheibner and Tom Oberlin

I Learned the Dread Secret of the Blip! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
T-943

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
The Blip
Synopsis:
A power drain and radar anomaly is traced to a creature made of electricity hiding in a cave. It claims to be a friendly visitor, but humans attack it and it flees into space.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

He Stalks By Night! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Bob Powell
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A planter in India is nearly convinced of superstitions concerning were-tigers after he slays its mate, but it turns out to be a plot by one of the locals to seize control of the village.
Reprints:

I Dared Enter the Forbidden World! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
T-952

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Derek; John; Monga; Uxmal; Antogg
Synopsis:
A white game hunter finds the legendary elephant's graveyard, hoping to make a fortune in ivory. He discovers that elephants were introduced to Earth by Martians, who use the graveyard as a gathering point for the ivory, and won't let him leave.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Monster Runs Wild!
    Man-Thing
  2. 1. Of Monsters and Men!
    Man-Thing
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mail-Things!
  4. 3. I Learned the Dread Secret of the Blip!
  5. 4. He Stalks By Night!
  6. 5. I Dared Enter the Forbidden World!
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