Doctor Strange #4 [Regular Edition]
(October 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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...Where Bound'ries.... Decay (Table of Contents: 1)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart (co-plot, script); Frank Brunner (co-plot)
Pencils
Frank Brunner
Inks
Dick Giordano; Bob Wiacek (as Crusty Bunkers); Neal Adams (as Crusty Bunkers)
Colors
Linda Lessman
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Dr. Strange; Death; Ancient One
Synopsis
Strange confronts Death, takes refuge inside form of Eternity. Strange fears Death no longer, and he dies!! Strange beholds Ancient One, who tells Strange he has won first in series of trials as Sorcerer Supreme. Ankh appears on Strange's forehead.
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Keywords
Ankh

Indexer Notes

Some credits not in issue from Englehart and Brunner via email. Bob Wiacek inker credit from Back Issue #19. Wiacek noted on Facebook that this was his first work as a Crusty Bunker.

Overstreet states that Neal Adams did some of the inking in this story. Nick Caputo suspects Neal was involved primarily on the Doctor Strange figures.

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

Strange Mails / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Pages are reversed (2nd page printed before page with masthead); letters from Richard Shapiro, Jana C. Hollingsworth, Tom Murray, Victor Schwartzman, Kim Broadwell, and Norman Lanquist; includes Be a Mighty Marvel Salesperson ad, house ad for Monsters of the Movies #2, and Marvel Value Stamp Series A #33 (Sue Richards, the Invisible Girl).

Wondrously Witty Words from a Woomful of Wombats! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. Doctor Strange Meets... Death!
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. ...Where Bound'ries.... Decay
    Doctor Strange
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Strange Mails
  4. 3. Wondrously Witty Words from a Woomful of Wombats!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
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