(July-August 1973)

DC, 1972 Series
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Volume
2
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale date
1973-04-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
National Periodical Publications, Inc.
Brand
DC [circle]
Editing
Joe Orlando; E. Nelson Bridwell (assistant editor)
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader #95.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Swamp Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Inks
Bernie Wrightson (signed)
Colors
Bernie Wrightson ?

Job Number
J-3127
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Rebecca Ravenwind; Swamp Thing [Alec Holland]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

August on cover. Signature dated 72-73.

The Last of the Ravenwind Witches! (Table of Contents: 1)

Swamp Thing / comic story / 22.67 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Inks
Bernie Wrightson [as Berni Wrightson]
Colors
Bernie Wrightson ?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
J-3049
First Line of Dialogue or Text
It was Larabee on night watch who first noticed the stowaway leaning on the guardrail, his topcoat bundled tightly against the brisk pre-dawn chill...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Swamp Thing [Alec Holland] (origin recap); Linda Holland (flashback, cameo); Rebecca Ravenwood; Timothy Ravenwood; Jocko; Gideon; Smith
Synopsis
Swamp Thing is rescued from the ocean by Rebecca Ravenwood, who is fleeing her small town after being accused of being a witch.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The last page is 2/3 of a page. Letters credit from the letters page of Swamp Thing (DC, 1972 series) #16.

The Day Bill Told Off His Boss (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

CIE - Cleveland Institute of Electronics / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Joe Orlando ?
Pencils
Bernie Wrightson
Inks
Bernie Wrightson
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
J-3103
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Len, Berni, and Joe, The only word I can use to describe Swamp Thing is--fantastic!

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Jim Stone, Dave Lofvers, Dave Huztley, Mike Noller and Eric Heyl.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Swamp Thing
  2. 1. The Last of the Ravenwind Witches!
    Swamp Thing
  3. 2. The Day Bill Told Off His Boss
    CIE - Cleveland Institute of Electronics
  4. 3. ["Dear Len, Berni, and Joe, The only word I can use to describe Swamp Thing is--fantastic!"]
    Swamp Things
This issue was most recently modified by:
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