Marvel Two-in-One #24 [British]
(February 1977)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.10 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel All-Colour Comics
Barcode
0714860290602
Editing
Archie Goodwin [as A. Goodwin]; Jim Shooter (associate editor); Roger Slifer (assistant editor); Scott Edelman (assistant editor); Roger Stern (assistant editor); Gerry Conway (consulting editor); Roy Thomas (consulting editor); Len Wein (consulting editor); John Romita (art director); John Verpoorten (production manager)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Marvel Two-in-One (Marvel, 1974 series) #24 [Regular]. There exist further variants.


Enter--The Hijacker and His Deadly Murder Machine! (Table of Contents)

The Thing; Black Goliath / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Dan Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blasted gas kayoed Goliath
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Black Goliath [Bill Foster]; Hijacker
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Joe Sinnott's record books erroneously list this as him inking the cover. Giacoia credit per Nick Caputo.

Mission Control Center (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Six Million Dollar Man; Kenner / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Does Anyone Remember...The Hijacker!? (Table of Contents: 2)

The Thing; Black Goliath / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo [as B. Mantlo]; Jim Shooter [as J. Shooter]
Pencils
Sal Buscema [as S. Buscema] (breakdowns); Pablo Marcos [as P. Marcus] (finished art)
Inks
Pablo Marcos [as P. Marcus]
Colors
George Roussos [as G. Roussos]
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Irving Watanabe (pages 2-11, 15, 23-31); Joe Rosen (pages 13-14, 16-22, uncredited) [all as I. Watanabe]

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Black Goliath [Bill Foster]; Tony Stark [Iron Man]; Dr. Bell; Talia; Hijacker (villain); Ant-Man [Hank Pym] (cameo, flashback)
Synopsis
The Thing is at Stark West helping Bill Foster test an experimental space suit when the Hijacker arrives to steal stuff. Thing and Black Goliath fight off the villain.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Lettering credits via Steven Tice (2004).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Ever-Lovin' Blue-Eyed Letters Page! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Ron Wilson (Doc Savage vignette)
Inks
Pablo Marcos (Doc Savage vignette)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Doc Savage

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Eric Piatt (Dublin, California), Mike Christianseon (Rockford, Illinois), Mike R. Krausch (Sacramento, California). and Carl Dennison (Hendersonville, North Carolina).

Includes a vignette of Doc Savage, letters discussion issue #21 which was The Thing's team-up with Doc Savage.

Page is in between pages 11 and 12 of the sequence 1 story.

The Incredible Hulk and the Green Thumb (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Of Vainglorious Vampires, Vanquished Villains, and Valiant Victors! (Table of Contents: 5)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (bullpen bulletin); Stan Lee (Stan Lee's Soapbox)
Pencils
various (Marvel Treasury Edition #13 vignette)
Inks
various (Marvel Treasury Edition #13 vignette)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction
Synopsis
In Stan Lee's Soapbox, Stan reminds readers this Thanksgiving that no matter how much acclaim or how series the comics are, he pledges that Marvel Comics will always strive to entertain.

Indexer Notes

Promotions for Marvel comics currently on sale, including picture of various Marvel Treasury Edition (Marvel, 1974 series) #13 (1976).

Falls in between pages 15 and 16 of the sequence 1 story.

Ricochet to Freedom! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Captain America; Ricochet Racers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

What's the Next Best Thing to Riding in a Jaguar? (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Monogram Models, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ride into Adventure with Evel Knievel (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Evel Knievel; Ideal Toy Corporation / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Enter--The Hijacker and His Deadly Murder Machine!
    The Thing; Black Goliath
  2. 1. Mission Control Center
    Six Million Dollar Man; Kenner
  3. 2. Does Anyone Remember...The Hijacker!?
    The Thing; Black Goliath
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Ever-Lovin' Blue-Eyed Letters Page!
  5. 4. The Incredible Hulk and the Green Thumb
    Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies
  6. 5. Of Vainglorious Vampires, Vanquished Villains, and Valiant Victors!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox
  7. 6. Ricochet to Freedom!
    Spider-Man; Captain America; Ricochet Racers
  8. 7. What's the Next Best Thing to Riding in a Jaguar?
    Monogram Models, Inc.
  9. 8. Ride into Adventure with Evel Knievel
    Evel Knievel; Ideal Toy Corporation
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