(September 1974)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1974-07-23
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Magazine Group
Editing
Roy Thomas (editor-in-chief); Marv Wolfman (consulting editor); Tony Isabella (consulting editor); Gerry Conway (contributing editor); Doug Moench (contributing editor)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Ka-Zar / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams
Colors
Neal Adams
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints

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

Ka-Zar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita (see notes); ?
Inks
John Romita (see notes); ?
Colors
? (graytones)

Genre
jungle

Indexer Notes

The first page is on the inside front cover. The illustration is mainly on the first page but continues on the borders of the second page which contains the table of contents and the indicia.

Ka-Zar figure by John Romita.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman ?; Tony Isabella ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Ka-Zar / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman ?; Tony Isabella ?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Genre
jungle
Characters
dinosaurs

The Damnation Plague (Table of Contents: 4)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 15.7 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Tony DeZuñiga
Colors
? (graytones)
Letters
?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Chaucewell (Ka-Zar's cousin); Ka-Zar (origin retold); Zabu; Rhyla (introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The last page is 2/3 of a page which includes an editorial explaining why the story was cut in half and reprint material was added. Continues in the next issue.

Special Eleventh-Hour Announcement (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 0.33 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Walk the Savage Land (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gil Kane (illustration)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (illustration)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu (both in illustration)

The Sword and the Road: The Saga of Brak the Barbarian (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 4.5 pages (report information)

Script
Fred Blosser
Pencils
Rudy Nebres (signed) (credited as Rudy D. Nebres)
Inks
Rudy Nebres (signed) (credited as Rudy D. Nebres)
Colors
? (graytones)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Illustration signature dated 1974.

Jan -- with One "N" (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Blosser
Pencils
David Anthony Kraft ? (illustration); Steve Leialoha ?
Inks
David Anthony Kraft ? (illustration); Steve Leialoha ?
Colors
? (illustration) (graytones)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Pencils and inks credits are disputed. Nick Caputo credits David A. Kraft, perhaps on the basis of a copyright notice by Mr. Kraft accompanying the illustration. David B leans in favor of Steve Leialoha on the basis of ambiguous language in the text.

Fangs of the Black Orchid! (Table of Contents: 9)

Jann / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Don Rico
Pencils
Al Williamson
Inks
Ralph Mayo
Colors
? (graytones)
Letters
typeset (top part of page 1); ?

Genre
jungle
Characters
Jann
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Only the artwork is credited in this issue. The GCD credits Don Rico (script) in the original.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Marv Wolfman ?; Tony Isabella ?
Pencils
? (photograph)
Inks
? (photograph)
Letters
typeset

Dragonseed (Table of Contents: 11)

Marok the Merciless / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Steve Gan
Inks
Steve Gan
Colors
? (graytones)
Letters
?

Genre
sword and sorcery
Characters
Marok the Merciless
Reprints

The Night of the Looter! (Table of Contents: 12)

Ka-Zar / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
? (graytones)
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
jungle
Characters
Ka-Zar; Zabu
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Ka-Zar
  5. 4. The Damnation Plague
    Ka-Zar
  6. 5. Special Eleventh-Hour Announcement
  7. 6. Walk the Savage Land
  8. 7. The Sword and the Road: The Saga of Brak the Barbarian
  9. 8. Jan -- with One "N"
  10. 9. Fangs of the Black Orchid!
    Jann
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
  12. 11. Dragonseed
    Marok the Merciless
  13. 12. The Night of the Looter!
    Ka-Zar
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