([May 1982] ?)

K. G. Murray, 1982 Series
 
Price:
0.95 AUD
Pages:
100
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Murray Publishers Pty Ltd
Brand:
Murray Comics
Color:
Colour cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions:
180 mm x 260 mm
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Collected Edition

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[Untitled] (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • from Swamp Thing (DC, 1972 series) #15 (March-April 1975) [p.17 'The Soul-Spell of Father Bliss']

The Soul-Spell of Father Bliss (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Letters:
Marcos
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
J-3800 ?

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
The Swamp Thing comes across a preacher in the swamp who summons a demon to inhabit his body. Abby first demonstrates psychic abilities.
Reprints:

Night of the Warring Dead (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Letters:
Marcos
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Reprints:

The Destiny Machine (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Letters:
Marcos
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Jefferson Bolt; Nathan Ellery; "Doc"; Swamp Thing; Abigail Arcane; Matt Cable; Linda Holland (in flashback)
Synopsis:
While searching for Bolt, Matt and Abby are captured and taken to the lair of the resurrected Nathan Ellery. Ellery is working with a disillusioned scientist who has developed a machine which is able to destroy the minds of the world's leaders simultaneously. Avoiding a number of deadly traps, the Swamp Thing frees his friends. Ellery and the Doctor are killed.
Reprints:

Village of the Doomed (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
David Michelinie
Pencils:
Nestor Redondo
Inks:
Nestor Redondo
Letters:
Marcos
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor); Paul Levitz (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
J-4014

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
Swamp Thing rescues Jefferson Bolt, Matt Cable and Abigail Arcane from a rest home where the residents are using black magic to de-age themselves at the expense of others.
Reprints:

The Earthlings of 5,000,000 B.C. (Table of Contents)

Rip Hunter, Time Master / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Bill Ely
Inks:
Bill Ely
Letters:
?
Editing:
George Kashdan (original editor)

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The titles of part 2 "The Experimental Creatures " and part 3 "The Day the Earth Died " have been removed from this reprint.

[Dinosaur Trap] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

This gag is at the end of part two of the Rip Hunter story.

[Head Hunter] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragones
Pencils:
Sergio Aragones
Inks:
Sergio Aragones
Letters:
?
Editing:
? (original editor)

Genre:
humour
Reprints:
  • from ?

Indexer Notes

This gag is at the end of part three of the Rip Hunter story.

Slogging Through the Swamp on a Murky Evening (Table of Contents)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Joe Orlando
Inks:
Joe Orlando
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor); Mark Hanerfeld (original assistant editor)
Job Number:
G-752

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This feature is a poem adapted from the Robert Frost poem "Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening".

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [Untitled]
    Swamp Thing
  2. 1. The Soul-Spell of Father Bliss
    Swamp Thing
  3. 2. Night of the Warring Dead
    Swamp Thing
  4. 3. The Destiny Machine
    Swamp Thing
  5. 4. Village of the Doomed
    Swamp Thing
  6. 5. The Earthlings of 5,000,000 B.C.
    Rip Hunter, Time Master
  7. 6. [Dinosaur Trap]
  8. 7. [Head Hunter]
  9. 8. Slogging Through the Swamp on a Murky Evening
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