(October 1970)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #11, 100, 115)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Arrival date stamp reads July 28


The Coming of Conan! (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (signed) [as Smith]
Inks
John Verpoorten (signed) [as J. V.]
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Star-Stone Demons
Reprints

Free New Catalog 2000 Novelties (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Johnson Smith Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Coming of Conan! (Table of Contents: 2)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Mimi Gold
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Volff of Vanaheim (introduction); Olav of Aesgaard (introduction); King Kull (cameo, introduction); Sharkosh the Shaman (introduction); Star-Stone Demons (introduction)
Synopsis
Conan battles at Vanaheim and sees his future. Tara returns to her dimension
Reprints
Keywords
Vanaheim

Indexer Notes

Coloring credits acknowledged by Barry Windsor-Smith in Spectrum Super Special #3 [2005].

Story page count is 20 (numbered) in book, but since pages 12 and 13 are half-pages (shared with adverts), the total comes to 19 pages in this index. In reprints the two halfs are normally joined back into one.

Snoopy Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Snoopy; Monogram models / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Mighty Marvel Checklist (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Super Poster Offer (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Marvelmania / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

Famous Name Prizes or Cash (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Olympic Sales Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Secret Muscle-Building "Tools" (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Classified Ads] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Classified Ads] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Finish High School at Home (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now...Save Almost 50% on The Hit Records You Want! (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Columbia Record Club / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

Market Place (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1.5 pages (report information)

Sell Grit (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: A Pandemonious Plethora Of Perplexing Pronouncements, Passionately Prepared And Philosophically Proferred! [October 1970]; Stan Lee's Soapbox (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

The Hyborian Page / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The World of Conan
Genre
sword and sorcery; fantasy-supernatural
Reprints

Indexer Notes

A brief introductory outline of the World of Conan, including a map of The Hyborian Age of Conan.

We're Looking For People Who Like To Draw (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Famous Artists School / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

America's Greatest Values in Science Labs And Courses! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Amazing Kit-A-Month Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

If You Need Extra Money (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown Christmas Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Coming of Conan!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. Free New Catalog 2000 Novelties
    Johnson Smith Co.
  3. 2. The Coming of Conan!
    Conan the Barbarian
  4. 3. Snoopy Strikes Again!
    Snoopy; Monogram models
  5. 4. The Mighty Marvel Checklist
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  6. 5. Super Poster Offer
    Marvelmania
  7. 6. Famous Name Prizes or Cash
    Olympic Sales Club, Inc.
  8. 7. Secret Muscle-Building "Tools"
    Joe Weider
  9. 8. [Classified Ads]
  10. 9. [Classified Ads]
  11. 10. Finish High School at Home
  12. 11. Now...Save Almost 50% on The Hit Records You Want!
    Columbia Record Club
  13. 12. Market Place
  14. 13. Sell Grit
    Grit
  15. 14. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: A Pandemonious Plethora Of Perplexing Pronouncements, Passionately Prepared And Philosophically Proferred! [October 1970]; Stan Lee's Soapbox
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox
  16. 15. ["The World of Conan"]
    The Hyborian Page
  17. 16. We're Looking For People Who Like To Draw
    Famous Artists School
  18. 17. America's Greatest Values in Science Labs And Courses!
    Amazing Kit-A-Month Club
  19. 18. If You Need Extra Money
    Wallace Brown Christmas Cards
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