(1977)

Modern [1970s], 1977 Series
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Price
0.35 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Modern Promotions
Brand
Modern Comics
Editing
George Wildman (original editor); ? (reprint editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

Exact reprint of Charlton issue #12 except for newer ads and different cover copy (Modern Comics logo and 35c cover price).


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Midnight Philosopher / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Wayne Howard

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Coffin the Midnight Philosopher; Arachne
Reprints

The Medallion (Table of Contents: 1)

Midnight Philosopher / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-5108
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Coffin the Midnight Philosopher; Professor Dipalo; Mummy of Pharaoh Rank-Ah-Tut; Arachne; Doctor Brutrund; Professor Grant
Synopsis
Professor Coffin attempts to bring the Mummy of Pharaoh Rank-Ah-Tut back to life.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Framing sequence for the other stories in this issue.

The Red Army (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-6693
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Janet Grant; Mr. Garret; Doc; Kamu; Lama
Synopsis
Mr. Garret escapes the army of red ants only to meet a worse fate.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

According to an editorial reply on #14's letters page, Ditko penciled and inked this story in two days, following an injury to Tom Sutton.

The Snow Men! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Nicola Cuti (signed)
Pencils
Don Newton (signed)
Inks
Dan Adkins (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Job Number
D-6710
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Wang-Ti; Gina Diablo; Tom; Hardy
Synopsis
Wang-Ti and his trained Yeti are tricked by the archeologists.
Reprints

The Green Man (Table of Contents: 4)

Midnight Philosopher / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Wayne Howard (signed)
Pencils
Wayne Howard (signed)
Inks
Wayne Howard (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Wayne Howard

Job Number
D-6762
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Coffin the Midnight Philosopher; Arachne; Hillary Timman; Merman
Synopsis
Arachne learns the mystery behind the drownings.
Reprints
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Midnight Philosopher
  2. 1. The Medallion
    Midnight Philosopher
  3. 2. The Red Army
  4. 3. The Snow Men!
  5. 4. The Green Man
    Midnight Philosopher
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Gordon Keys
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ramon Schenk