(October 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
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

The Monster of Frankenstein! (Table of Contents)

Werewolf by Night / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Tom Palmer; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Werewolf by Night [Jack Russell]; Frankenstein Monster
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Romita alterations on Frankenstein Monster face per Nick Caputo.

The Frankenstein Monster Meets Werewolf by Night (Table of Contents: 1)

Werewolf by Night / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Doug Moench
Pencils
Don Perlin
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited as P. Goldberg)
Letters
Dave Hunt

First Line of Dialogue or Text
It is a sordid alley, stuffed with gloom and squalid filth.
Genre
horror-suspense; superhero
Characters
Werewolf by Night [Jack Russell]; Frankenstein Monster; Danton Vayla (first appearance; death); Brotherhood of Baal (first appearance; destruction); Lissa Russell; Buck Cowan; Jimmy; Gimpy; Acolyte Croft
Synopsis
The Frankenstein Monster travels to California to see if Danton Vayla can help him. At the same time, the Brotherhood of Baal, run by Vayla, kidnaps Lissa Russell and plans to sacrifice her in a magical ritual. Jack Russell, while searching for his sister changes into the Werewolf by Night and attacks the Frankenstein Monster.
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Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

This story is broken into three chapters. Chapter one is titled Prisoners of Flesh!, Chapter two is title To Host the Beast, and chapter three is titled The Flesh of Satan's Hate!

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

Mail It to Tigra / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Perlin (illustrations)
Inks
Vince Colletta (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Tigra; Werewolf by Night [Jack Russell]

Indexer Notes

includes letters by Peter B. Gillis, Dave Stevens and Ms. Phyg Armstrong.

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Benulis
Inks
Jack Abel
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Gordon Langley; Allen
Synopsis
A man has been trained by Indian mystics to be able to make objects disappear, merely by doubting their existence. When he tries to tell his friend of his new powers, the friend is skeptical until he sees a demonstration. The friend goes into a panic, and asks the man what would happen if he doubted all of existence?
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The Ape Man (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
V-173
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
"Salty" Gruner; Ape Man
Synopsis
A prisoner plans to escape, and hopes that the legend of an ape man in the jungle around his prison will deter pursuit. Instead, he finds that the ape man is real and pursues him. The Ape Man transfers the gypsy curse which originally transformed him into an ape onto the prisoner.
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The Barefoot Man (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale
Inks
Robert Q. Sale
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Characters
Pablo
Synopsis
Pablo, a poor Mexican, longs for a pair of boots to ease the pains in his bare feet. He finally resorts to mugging a man, and stealing his boots. Soon, Federal agents arrest him, as they have been tracking the distinctive boot-prints of a notorious killer, and Pablo will hang for the crimes he did not commit.
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The Werewolf of Wilmach! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta
Inks
Tony DiPreta
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Fang; Kessel; Karl; Heineman
Synopsis
Several deaths have a village in a panic over the werewolf prowling the moon-lit streets. Two ne'er-do-wells plan a robbery while the town is gripped in fear, but the two should know that there is something to fear that is worse than being caught.
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Indexer Notes

art credits from AtlasTales.com.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster of Frankenstein!
    Werewolf by Night
  2. 1. The Frankenstein Monster Meets Werewolf by Night
    Werewolf by Night
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mail It to Tigra
  4. 3. Mind Over Matter
  5. 4. The Ape Man
  6. 5. The Barefoot Man
  7. 6. The Werewolf of Wilmach!
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Mike Nielsen
  • Darrel McCann
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
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