(July 1971)

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

Gigantus (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Marie Severin (see notes)
Inks
Steve Ditko; Marie Severin (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Gigantus
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Gigantus originally called Goliath. Figure on bottom left added by Marie Severin. Info per Nick Caputo, August 2012.

Gigantus! The Monster That.. ...Walked Like a Man! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
T-930
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Mr. Baxter; Charlie; Gigantus
Synopsis
An advertising man tricks an advance agent of a proposed invasion from Atlantis into returning to Atlantis by building a mannequin even larger than Goliath and threatening to wage war with his people for the surface of Earth.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. Relettered to change the monster's name from Goliath to Gigantus.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

The Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

The Frog-Man! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
V-979
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
An evil king is turned into a frog by a sorcerer. He hibernates for centuries hoping that the future will hold a cure, but Halloween costumes make him think that humans are now giant frogs and he goes to sleep forever.
Reprints

Barker's Body Shop! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Sol Brodsky
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-30
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Carl Barker
Synopsis
A crooked mechanic hires a drifter to customize a car, promising enough money for him to get home. When he refuses to pay the man the drifter takes the car instead, which he converted to be able to fly him home to the stars.
Reprints

Dinner Time on Deimos! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Larry Lieber
Inks
Larry Lieber
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Laird Benedict
Synopsis
In the future, Earth is overpopulated, and even the very rich must work an hour on a farm each week to produce enough food. A rich man leaves Earth and finds a sparsely-populated and fertile planet to live on. He discovers that the plants are actually predatory, and that the few peaceful inhabitants are so short of food that he must work eight hours a day to feed himself.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Gigantus
  2. 1. Gigantus! The Monster That.. ...Walked Like a Man!
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  4. 3. The Frog-Man!
  5. 4. Barker's Body Shop!
  6. 5. Dinner Time on Deimos!
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