The scarlet scarab, Dann the Warrior and Garret the Wizard are all homages to Dan Garrett, the original Blue Beetle.
Includes a bullpen note requesting letters on The Living Mummy. Also includes a house ad for Giant-Size Man- Thing # 1 and Marvel Value Stamp # 36 (Ancient One).
V-688 is the job number of the original printing of this story. Confirmed by Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. This printing does not include any job number listing.