(September 1957)

Harvey, 1957 Series
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Volume
?
Price
0.10 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
?
On-sale Date
1957
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Brand
A Thrill Adventure
Editing
Leon Harvey

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Man in Black / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
The Man in Black

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Man in Black / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Greetings! I am the Man in Black!
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
The Man in Black
Synopsis
Fate helps an old man split a diamond perfectly.
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Brush Strokes (Table of Contents: 2)

Man in Black / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
The Man in Black
Synopsis
Fate helps Paul Prenz finally paint a real piece of art, but he is unable to repeat the feat and must return to commercial work.
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Indexer Notes

Previous appearance in Green Hornet #34.

Second Chance (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
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The Hanging Thread (Table of Contents: 4)

Man in Black / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
The Man in Black
Synopsis
Humans and immortals debate what is stronger: fate or love.
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The Fly in the Ointment (Table of Contents: 5)

Man in Black / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; horror-suspense
Characters
The Man in Black
Synopsis
Fate tells how a common fly (helped by Fate, of course) once thwarted a king and his torturer in their pursuit of a beautiful woman.
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Trouble in the Night (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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Going Back (Table of Contents: 7)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

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[Introducing the Weaver] (Table of Contents: 8)

The Weaver / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Powell ?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
adventure; historical
Characters
The Weaver (narrator, introduction); Gracchus (a gladiator); Ledra (Gracchus' wife); Marcus (Ledra's Uncle); Crassius Livitcus (leader, death)
Synopsis
The wife of gladiator Gracchus urges him to rebel against Crassius and his outright thievery of the people's money. Gracchus kills Crassius, then flees with Ledra to her uncle's town where they will be safe. Unknown to anyone, on August 24, 79 A.D., that town, Pompeii, was to be destroyed by an eruption of a volcano.
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Keywords
Pompeii
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Man in Black
  2. 1. ["Greetings! I am the Man in Black!"]
    Man in Black
  3. 2. Brush Strokes
    Man in Black
  4. 3. Second Chance
  5. 4. The Hanging Thread
    Man in Black
  6. 5. The Fly in the Ointment
    Man in Black
  7. 6. Trouble in the Night
  8. 7. Going Back
  9. 8. [Introducing the Weaver]
    The Weaver
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Craig Delich
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
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