- Steve Gerber
- Sal Buscema (layouts); Mike Esposito (finished art)
- Mike Esposito; Frank Giacoia (see notes)
- Stan Goldberg [as Stan G.]
- Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Charlotte Jetter
- The Defenders [Valkyrie; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]]; Ginny; Harold Holliman; Elena; Elena's baby; Wong; Clea; Sons of the Serpent; Amos Ferret; Mrs. Washington
- Valkyrie learns about life among the poor, Nighthawk discovers he'd rather spend time with the Defenders than with his old crowd. The Sons of the Serpent begin to terrorize the poor.
Uncredited inking assistance by Frank Giacoia. Info per Nick Caputo, July 2017.
- Steve Gerber (replies)
- First Line of Dialogue or Text
- Dear Marvel, First off, Klaus Janson is...
Letters of comment from readers Viktor Rubenfield, Robert Rapp, and Richy Forman.
Placed between pages 11 and 12 of the main sequence.