Zombie #5
(May 1974)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
68
Indicia frequency
quarterly
On-sale date
1974-02-26
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Monster Group
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color cover; black & white interior
Dimensions
magazine size
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Zombie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Earl Norem (painted)
Inks
Earl Norem (painted)
Colors
Earl Norem (painted)
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Zombie [Simon Garth]
Reprints

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

The Zombie / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
?

Characters
Zombie [Simon Garth]
Reprints

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

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Palace of Black Magic (Table of Contents: 3)

Zombie / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
Alan Kupperberg ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Phillip Bliss (death); Mr. Six (villain); Zombie [Simon Garth]; Jeanette; Steve Bergen; Gene Gretch; Andre; Papa Shorty; Robert; Lois
Synopsis
Papa Shorty receives the Amulet of Damballah and uses it to summon the zombie.
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Keywords
Amulet of Damballah; black magic; Bourbon Street; martial arts; zombie

White Zombie: Faithful Unto Death (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

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

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Indexer Notes

Text article about the movie "White Zombie".

Who Walks With a Zombie? (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Russ Heath
Inks
Russ Heath
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jane Long; Ken Hardin; Dr. Peoule
Synopsis
Ken travels to an island in the West Indies to find that his girlfriend has been turned into a zombie.
Reprints
Keywords
zombie

With the Dawn Comes Death (Part 2) (Table of Contents: 6)

text story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Chris Claremont
Letters
typeset

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Brother Voodoo Lives Again... (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

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Voodoo War! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Syd Shores; Dick Ayers
Inks
Mike Esposito
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense; western-frontier
Characters
Mike Fairbanks; Ramon Latrou; Luana; Mama DeSuis; Amy
Synopsis
Two ranchers use voodoo to try to drive each other from the land.
Reprints
Keywords
cattle ranch; voodoo

Death's Bleak Birth! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Frank Springer
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Wade Cochran; Maynard; Creach; Mary Cochran
Synopsis
Professor Cochran has the secret to cheating death.
Reprints
Keywords
voodoo; zombie

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promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Zombie
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    The Zombie
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Palace of Black Magic
    Zombie
  5. 4. White Zombie: Faithful Unto Death
  6. 5. Who Walks With a Zombie?
  7. 6. With the Dawn Comes Death (Part 2)
  8. 7. Brother Voodoo Lives Again...
  9. 8. Voodoo War!
  10. 9. Death's Bleak Birth!
  11. 10. [Next Issue]
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Glenn MacKay
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin