Zombie #2
(October 1973)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
76
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale Date
1973-06-05
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Monster Group
Editing
Roy Thomas

Issue Notes

On sale date according to the next issue box in the previous issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Zombie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Boris Vallejo (signed as Boris) (painting)
Inks
Boris Vallejo (signed as Boris) (painting)
Colors
Boris Vallejo (signed as Boris) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Zombie [Simon Garth]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Zombie [Simon Garth]
Reprints

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

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Its dark spectre hangs like a skeletal shroud...
Genre
horror-suspense

Voodoo Island! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Zombie / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is a haunting and haunted summer night in New Orleans...
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Donna Garth (also in flashback); Mr. Six (first appearance; villain); The Zombie [Simon Garth (also in flashback)]; Rafe (death); Mitch (death); Robert; Detective Sam Jagger; Doctor Anton Cartier (first appearance); Hackman; Professor Rickard (first appearance); Ciceron
Synopsis
The Zombie makes his way to Haiti to find his friend Dr. Cartier.
Reprints
Keywords
cemetery; Haiti; tarantula; zombie

In Memoriam (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; biography
Synopsis
Tribute to Bill Everett.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No man, white or black, knows all the eerie, arcane secrets...
Genre
horror-suspense

Voodoo Unto Others (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Win Mortimer
Inks
Win Mortimer
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Raymond Gerard; Raoul Gerard; Raol; Ben; Longfellow
Synopsis
Young Raymond Gerard is hit by a drunk driver and saved by voodoo.
Reprints
Keywords
drunk driving; Haiti; voodoo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Prison is a place where they put murderers...
Genre
horror-suspense

Acid Test! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (signed)
Pencils
George Tuska (signed as G. T.)
Inks
George Tuska (signed as G. T.)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Hunk Gillem; Curley; Tom Britton
Synopsis
A killer is terrorized by his nightmares and jumps at a chance to stop them.
Reprints
Keywords
acid

Indexer Notes

Original title: "Nightmare."

Introducing Brother Voodoo! (Table of Contents: 9)

Brother Voodoo / text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
John Romita (illustration); Gene Colan (illustration)
Inks
John Romita (illustration); Gene Colan (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero; horror-suspense
Characters
Brother Voodoo [Jericho Drumm]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Tony Isabella talks about the creation of Brother Voodoo.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Emily Dickinson; ?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Because I could not stop for death...
Genre
horror-suspense

Twin Burial (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Nicola Cuti (as Chuck Robinson)
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Della Tate; Geoffrey; Dave; Jean; Mr. Morgan
Synopsis
Della is accidentally buried alive.
Reprints
Keywords
graveyard; twins

Indexer Notes

Chuck Robinson is Nicola Cuti's pseudonym. See Nicola Cuti's interview in
https://emeric9dedos.blogspot.com/2020/02/nicola-cuti-interview-part-4-mar….

From Out of the Grave! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Fletcher Grimm
Synopsis
A trio of corpses get revenge on a grave robber.
Reprints
Keywords
grave robbery; vivisection

Voodoo: What's It All About, Alfred? (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
Keywords
voodoo

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Fantasy writer Fritz Leiber has theorized...
Genre
horror-suspense

Night of the Spider! (Table of Contents: 15)

The Zombie / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here, Simon... here is where you must stay for now.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Zombie [Simon Garth]; Doctor Anton Cartier; Donna Garth; Professor Rickard (death); Hackman
Synopsis
Professor Rickard turns Donna into a giant spider.
Reprints
Keywords
Haiti; spider; zombie

Next Issue: You Guessed It, Graveyard-Gazer! the Zombie Writhes Again! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Zombie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. ["Its dark spectre hangs like a skeletal shroud..."]
  4. 3. Voodoo Island!
    The Zombie
  5. 4. In Memoriam
  6. 5. ["No man, white or black, knows all the eerie, arcane secrets..."]
  7. 6. Voodoo Unto Others
  8. 7. ["Prison is a place where they put murderers..."]
  9. 8. Acid Test!
  10. 9. Introducing Brother Voodoo!
    Brother Voodoo
  11. 10. ["Because I could not stop for death..."]
  12. 11. Twin Burial
  13. 12. From Out of the Grave!
  14. 13. Voodoo: What's It All About, Alfred?
  15. 14. ["Fantasy writer Fritz Leiber has theorized..."]
  16. 15. Night of the Spider!
    The Zombie
  17. 16. Next Issue: You Guessed It, Graveyard-Gazer! the Zombie Writhes Again!
    The Zombie
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