(January 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
7 times a year
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas

How Deep My Grave! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
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Look Homeward, Werewolf! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mort Lawrence
Inks
Mort Lawrence
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[E-603]
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A werewolf hires a boatman to get him across the river but warns the man that water causes a violent reaction among his kind and if a single drop touch him, his life is forfeit. The boatman agrees, as he claims to be the best boatman for miles around and will have no problem keeping the werewolf dry. They cross the river without incident, but then it starts to...rain.
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Ask Me No Questions (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Sheldon Moldoff
Inks
Sheldon Moldoff
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[E-679]
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A father thinks his son asks him silly questions and so he gives him silly answers which annoys his mother. When the boy asks him where he came from, the father replies "The stork brought you." The boy asks "How did the stork know where to bring me?" The father replies "I blew my magic whistle" (which is a hunter's moose horn). The boy takes the horn outside and blows it and when the father goes to retrieve it, he sees dozens of storks delivering dozens of babies.
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Smile, Blast Ya, Smile (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob McCarthy
Inks
Bob McCarthy
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[E-670]
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An editor for a science fiction publication is in danger of losing his job to a man who always smiles. The boss likes his story picks and so do the readers. When circulation rises the editor is fired and turns to drink. He attacks his former assistant with a knife, shredding the smiling mask, revealing the alien underneath. No one believes him and he is placed in an asylum.
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The Man Who Made a Wish! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Vernon Henkel (signed)
Inks
Vernon Henkel
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[9518]
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man makes a pact with Satan for money and Satan gives him a disease that the medical community will pay him 10,000 dollars to partake in their study, but the disease will ensure that he will only have one month of life to spend the money.
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Deep Grave. Cold Grave! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Hodge (signed)
Inks
Paul Hodge (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[E-725]
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A homeless man receives a ragged old coat with pockets full of cash, but the cash disappears if he removes the coat, so everyone thinks he must have stolen the money, and won't accept it.
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Just Thomas and Lee - and the Soapbox Makes Three! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. How Deep My Grave!
  2. 1. Look Homeward, Werewolf!
  3. 2. Ask Me No Questions
  4. 3. Smile, Blast Ya, Smile
  5. 4. The Man Who Made a Wish!
  6. 5. Deep Grave. Cold Grave!
  7. 6. Just Thomas and Lee - and the Soapbox Makes Three!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
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