(June 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1974-03-19
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Comic Reader (Street Enterprises, 1973 series) #104, March 1974.

The Soul-Slayers Strike! (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mike Ploog (signed as Ploog)
Inks
Mike Ploog (signed as Ploog)
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Ruth Hart; Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

And When I Died...! (Table of Contents: 1)

Man-Thing / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber (credited)
Pencils
Mike Ploog (credited)
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte (credited)
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited as P. Goldberg)
Letters
John Costanza (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Earlier tonight, a sad little clown committed suicide here in the swamp.
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Darrel the Clown (ghost, also in flashback); Ruth Hart; Man-Thing [Ted Sallis]; Ayla Prentiss (also in flashback); Richard Rory; Garvey (also in flashback); Tragg (also in flashback); Zoe Daniel (flashback); Milo Daniel (flashback); Betty Jo (flashback); Dr. Laslo Schact (flashback)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued from previous issue.

[A Special Announcement...] (Table of Contents: 2)

Mail-Things! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber; Stan Lee; Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
non-fiction; horror-suspense
Characters
Medusa
Keywords
Marvel Value Stamp

Indexer Notes

The special announcement is from Stan and Roy concerning the price increase to 25 cents. Letters from: Mike Touchton, Jeff Kepley, William Mills, Kurt Bischoff, and Wormsmith. Marvel Value Stamp, Series A, #55, Medusa is on the second letters page. Marvel Value Stamp is based on the art from page 3 of Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #144.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Soul-Slayers Strike!
    Man-Thing
  2. 1. And When I Died...!
    Man-Thing
  3. 2. [A Special Announcement...]
    Mail-Things!
This issue was modified by, among others
  • Katie
  • Roger Brochu
  • Steve Coates
  • Wilhelm Dohmeier
  • Steve Jenner
  • Darrel McCann
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Jason Sacks
  • Per Sandell
  • Jim Stangas
  • Jim Van Dore