(January 1973)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 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 [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Monster from the Mound! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Tom Palmer (signed)
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
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The Monster from the Mound! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (Adaptation); Robert E. Howard (Original Story)
Pencils
Frank Brunner
Inks
Frank Brunner
Colors
Frank Brunner ?
Letters
Jean Izzo (uncredited)

Job Number
1124-Z
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Juan Lopez (death); Steve Brill; Hernando De Estrada (flashback); Don Santiago De Valdez
Synopsis
A greedy rancher scoffs at the legend of the local Indian burying ground and digs it up, looking for buried treasure, but releases a vampire.
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Indexer Notes

Adapting the story "The Horror From the Mound" by Robert E. Howard.

Irrelevant Info and Inane Items, Illustrated and Inscribed by an Infinite Number of Monkeys! (Table of Contents: 2)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed); ?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Between pages 6 and 7 of the first story.

Double Dynamite From Magnificent Marvel! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Thirst (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber; Dan Adkins (plot)
Pencils
Craig Russell
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo (uncredited)

Job Number
1145-Z
Genre
horror-suspense; science fiction
Synopsis
A vampire awakens from a sleeping tube on a space ship and kills everyone aboard.
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Spell of the Dragon! (Table of Contents: 5)

Brak the Barbarian / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
John Jakes; Dan Adkins (plot)
Pencils
Dan Adkins (layouts); Val Mayerik
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Job Number
1190-Z
Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Brak; Jonel; Valena
Synopsis
The swordsman Brak is sent by a witch to kill a dragon, but she doesn't tell him that he will be compelled to kill the next person he sees after he performs the deed.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster from the Mound!
  2. 1. The Monster from the Mound!
  3. 2. Irrelevant Info and Inane Items, Illustrated and Inscribed by an Infinite Number of Monkeys!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. Double Dynamite From Magnificent Marvel!
  5. 4. Thirst
  6. 5. Spell of the Dragon!
    Brak the Barbarian
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