(1975)

Marvel, 1974 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD
Pages
84
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Treasury
Editing
Marv Wolfman
Color
Color
Dimensions
Tabloid-size
Paper Stock
Cardstock cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doctor Strange; Luke Cage; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nick Fury; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]

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

Giant Superhero Holiday Grab Bag / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita; Frank Brunner; Jim Steranko; Gil Kane; Herb Trimpe; Jack Kirby; George Tuska (illustrations)
Inks
John Romita; Ernie Chan; Jim Steranko; Billy Graham (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover

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

Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank Springer; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Frank Springer; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
?

Genre
spy
Characters
Hate-Monger; Nick Fury; Laura Brown
Reprints

Twas the Night before Christmas (Table of Contents: 3)

Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Frank Springer
Inks
Johnny Craig
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
spy
Characters
Nick Fury; Dolly; Harv; Luke; Laura Brown; Jasper Sitwell; Hate-Monger [unknown]
Synopsis
Fury heads home to his apartment and is surprised by Laura Brown, who tells him that she thought it would be nice to spend Christmas together. Their celebrations are interrupted by a transmission from The Hate-Monger, who plans to drop a "Germ Bomb" to wipe out the entire population of NYC and as a result, will turn the world leaders against each other, resulting in a nuclear holocaust that will purge Earth of all living beings. But thanks to a mysterious unidentified object, Fury manages to make it home in time to finish celebrating with Laura.
Reprints

Spider-Man Goes Mad (Table of Contents: 4)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Flash Thompson; Liz Allan; Mysterio [Quentin Beck; also as Dr. Ludwig Rinehart]; Aunt May Parker; Frederick Foswell; Doctor Octopus (illusion); Sandman (illusion); Vulture (illusion)
Synopsis
Mysterio tries to convince Spider-Man that he is going crazy and reveal his secret identity.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

1 page edited from story

Jingle Bombs (Table of Contents: 5)

Luke Cage, Hero for Hire / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Billy Graham
Colors
David hunt
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Luke Cage; Marley (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

3 pages edited from story

Heaven Is a Very Small Place (Table of Contents: 6)

Hulk / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
John Severin
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Synopsis
The Hulk is fooled by an elaborate mirage in the desert.
Reprints

Eternity, Eternity (Table of Contents: 7)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
...And now, alone he stands in this wondrous, windswept world...
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Nightmare; Wong; Clea; Eternity; Tom Wolfe (cameo)
Synopsis
Nightmare attacks on New Year's Eve at Times Square. Reveals he has captured Eternity.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

2 pages edited from story

Merry Christmas, Marvelite! (Table of Contents: 8)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko; Frank Springer; Herb Trimpe; Billy Graham; John Verpoorten ? (illustrations)
Inks
Steve Ditko; Johnny Craig; John Severin; Billy Graham; John Verpoorten ? (illustrations)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Cover repros of interior stories.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Giant Superhero Holiday Grab Bag
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  4. 3. Twas the Night before Christmas
    Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  5. 4. Spider-Man Goes Mad
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. Jingle Bombs
    Luke Cage, Hero for Hire
  7. 6. Heaven Is a Very Small Place
    Hulk
  8. 7. Eternity, Eternity
    Doctor Strange
  9. 8. Merry Christmas, Marvelite!
  10. 9. [no title indexed]
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