(January 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
76
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
On-sale Date
1973-08-16
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Monster Group
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color cover; Black & White interior
Dimensions
Magazine-size
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is Dracula Lives!

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Vampire vs. Vampire (Table of Contents)

Dracula / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Earl Norem (painting)
Inks
Earl Norem (painting)
Colors
Earl Norem (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dracula
Reprints

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Pablo Marcos (signed)

Characters
Dracula
Reprints

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

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Final Take: the fading career of Louis Belski...
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Still from a vampire movie

Fear Stalker (Table of Contents: 3)

Dracula / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman
Pencils
Mike Ploog
Inks
Ernie Chan [as Ernie Chua]
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dracula; Louis Belski; McGruder; Liza; Sammy; Gary Stone
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Dracula Reads! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

Characters
Dracula

In Search of Dracula: A True History of Dracula and Vampire Legends (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

A review of the Raymond T. McNally-Radu Florescu book with 7 stills from various horror movies.

Transylvania: Vacation Spot of Europe (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dwight R. Decker
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

When Calls the Vampire! (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Joe Maneely
Inks
Joe Maneely
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Duval; Jacques; Pierre; Paul; Lyra
Synopsis
A village suspects a beautiful young woman of being a vampire but her lover tries to warn her to leave before the mob arrives and discovers that it is her brother who is the drinker of human blood. She tries to prevent her brother from killing him, but the brother turns on her and they both perish.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
A silent moon-lit night.
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Still from a horror movie

This Blood Is Mine! (Table of Contents: 9)

Dracula / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Dick Ayers

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dracula; Elizabeth Bathory; Ficzko
Reprints

Yes, Marv Wolfman is His Real Name! (Table of Contents: 10)

Dracula Lives! Feature Page / text article / 1 page (report information)

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

Characters
Marv Wolfman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

includes a photo of Marv Wolfman and a still from a horror movie

The Horror of Dracula (Table of Contents: 11)

Marvel's Monster Movie Museum / text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Boudreau
Pencils
?; ? (photos)
Inks
?: ? (photos)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

film review of The Horror of Dracula with one illustration and 7 stills from the movie

Of Royal Blood! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony Mortellaro
Inks
Tony Mortellaro
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Kroner; Maria Kroner; Dracula
Synopsis
A man demands that his daughter marry into royalty and finds his perfect suitor in Count... Dracula.
Reprints
Keywords
vampire

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Crowns: so relatively easy to gain, so hard to hold.
Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Still from a Dracula movie

Look Homeward, Vampire! (Table of Contents: 14)

Dracula / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
Vicente Alcazar
Inks
Vicente Alcazar
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Dracula; Anton Levka; Josef Yurac; Father Bordia; Zaveria
Reprints

Indexer Notes

continued in part in TOMB OF DRACULA (Marvel, 1973 series) #2

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Vampire vs. Vampire
    Dracula
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. ["Final Take: the fading career of Louis Belski..."]
  4. 3. Fear Stalker
    Dracula
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Dracula Reads!
  6. 5. In Search of Dracula: A True History of Dracula and Vampire Legends
  7. 6. Transylvania: Vacation Spot of Europe
  8. 7. When Calls the Vampire!
  9. 8. ["A silent moon-lit night."]
  10. 9. This Blood Is Mine!
    Dracula
  11. 10. Yes, Marv Wolfman is His Real Name!
    Dracula Lives! Feature Page
  12. 11. The Horror of Dracula
    Marvel's Monster Movie Museum
  13. 12. Of Royal Blood!
  14. 13. ["Crowns: so relatively easy to gain, so hard to hold."]
  15. 14. Look Homeward, Vampire!
    Dracula
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