(February-March 1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1972-12-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Joe Orlando (credited) (editor); E. Nelson Bridwell (credited) (assistant editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #91. Cover date: March.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernie Wrightson (signed as WRIGHTSON)
Inks
Bernie Wrightson (signed as WRIGHTSON)
Colors
Bernie Wrightson

Job Number
J-2033
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abigail Arcane; the Patchwork Man; Swamp Thing
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colorist credit from the letter page of Swamp Thing (DC, 1972 series) #4.

The Patchwork Man (Table of Contents: 1)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson (as Berni Wrightson) (signed)
Inks
Bernie Wrightson (as Berni Wrightson) (signed)
Colors
Bernie Wrightson
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-1964
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dawn rolls in with a whimper, spreading shimmering fingers of scarlet across the snowcapped Balkan landscape like a blind man feeling his way...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Abigail Arcane; Anton Arcane (flashback); the Conclave; Matt Cable; the Patchwork Man [Gregori Arcane]; Swamp Thing [Alec Holland]
Synopsis
In the Balkans the Swamp Thing meets the Patchwork Man on a mission to save his daughter Abigail Arcane.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Colors credit from the letter page of Swamp Thing (DC, 1972 series) #4; letters credit from the letters page of Swamp Thing (DC, 1972 series) #5.

Sally Visits The Easy-Bake Oven Toy Factory (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Easy Bake Oven / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

Swamp Things / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Joe Orlando (replies to letters)
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-1990
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Joe, Len and Berni, You have created the greatest comic book that has ever been published.

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Dominic Count, Paul Edwards, Paul Harman, Duffy Vohland, Danny Ware, Terrence Jones and Paul Emrath.

The Insult That Made a Man Out of 'Mac' (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Swamp Thing
  2. 1. The Patchwork Man
    Swamp Thing
  3. 2. Sally Visits The Easy-Bake Oven Toy Factory
    Easy Bake Oven
  4. 3. ["Dear Joe, Len and Berni, You have created the greatest comic book that has ever been published."]
    Swamp Things
  5. 4. The Insult That Made a Man Out of 'Mac'
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