(July 1975)

Marvel, 1975 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
76
Indicia Frequency
twice a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Printer
Printed in the United States of America
Editing
Tony Isabella (editor)

Issue Notes

The cover includes the distributor's mark: Curtis.

It! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gray Morrow (signed as GRAY MORROW [lettering style])
Inks
Gray Morrow (signed as GRAY MORROW [lettering style])
Colors
Gray Morrow ?
Letters
typeset

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
It

Indexer Notes

Cover based on the cover to Supernatural Thrillers (Marvel, 1972 series) #1 (December 1972) by Jim Steranko.

Inside This Issue: (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
typeset
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Jack the Ripper
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella ?
Pencils
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters
typeset

Characters
It

Indexer Notes

Listing of stories for this issue, overall credits for the issue, a small reprint of the cover and the issue's indicia.

"I Hate Horror Comics" (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial by Tony Isabella.

It (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (adaptation); Theodore Sturgeon (original story)
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Michele Robinson (tones); Duffy Vohland (tones)
Letters
Sam Rosen (pages 1-5); Denise Wohl ? (pages 6-21)
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
It; Kimbo (death); Cory Drew; Alton Drew (death); Babe Drew; Clissa Drew; Roger Kirk's bones
Synopsis
The muck-encrusted monster named It shambles thru the forest, where it encounters the Drew family.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Theodore Sturgeon's story.

The Horror from the Mound! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Gardner Fox (adaption); Robert E. Howard (original story)
Pencils
Frank Brunner
Inks
Frank Brunner
Colors
Michele Robinson (tones); Duffy Vohland (tones)
Letters
Jean Simek
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Juan Lopez (death); Steve Brill; Hernando De Estrada (flashback); Don Santiago De Valdez
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert E. Howard's story.

The Terrible Old Man! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (adaptation); H. P. Lovecraft (original story)
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (credited as Barry Smith)
Inks
Dan Adkins (pages 1-2); John Verpoorten (pages 3-7)
Colors
Michele Robinson (tones); Duffy Vohland (tones)
Letters
Jean Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Angelo Ricci; Joe Czanek; Manuel Silva; Amos
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from H. P. Lovecraft's story.

Master-Pieces (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella (see notes)
Pencils
Esteban Maroto (illustrations)
Inks
Esteban Maroto (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
history; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A text article about the various writers represented in this issue.

Script credit is taken from the Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators website.

The Drifting Snow (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella (adaptation); August Derleth (original story)
Pencils
Esteban Maroto
Inks
Esteban Maroto
Letters
Irv Watanabe ?
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Aunt Mary; Ernest; Clodetta; Henry (death); Ernest's Grandfather (flashback); Henry's Father (flashback); Lisa; Sam
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from August Derleth's story.

The Shambler from the Stars! (Table of Contents: 9)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Goulart (adaptation); Robert Bloch (original story)
Pencils
Jim Starlin
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Michele Robinson (tones); Duffy Vohland (tones)
Letters
Jean Simek
Editing
Roy Thomas (original editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Robert; Bronson; Ludvig Prinn (flashback); Shambler from the Stars
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert Bloch's story.

Time Out for Terror (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Don Thompson; Maggie Thompson
Pencils
Wayne Howard (illustrations)
Inks
Wayne Howard (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Genre
history; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

A text article about horror in its many forms, including movies and books.

Pencils and inks credits are taken from the Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators website.

Terror Toons (Table of Contents: 11)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stuart Schwartzberg (signed as Stu Schwartzberg)
Pencils
Stuart Schwartzberg (signed as Stu Schwartzberg)
Inks
Stuart Schwartzberg (signed as Stu Schwartzberg)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
So what did you used to do at night for kicks, pal?
Genre
humor; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Three terror cartoons.

Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper! (Table of Contents: 12)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Robert Bloch (original story); Ron Goulart (adaptation); Roy Thomas (adaptation)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Ralph Reese
Colors
Michele Robinson (tones); Duffy Vohland (tones)
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
1075Z
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
John Carmody [Jack the Ripper]; Sir Guy Hollis; Lt. Colma; Dick Poole
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapting the story by Robert Bloch.

Next Issue (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

Inside This Issue: (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. It!
  2. 1. Inside This Issue:
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. "I Hate Horror Comics"
  5. 4. It
  6. 5. The Horror from the Mound!
  7. 6. The Terrible Old Man!
  8. 7. Master-Pieces
  9. 8. The Drifting Snow
  10. 9. The Shambler from the Stars!
  11. 10. Time Out for Terror
  12. 11. Terror Toons
  13. 12. Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper!
  14. 13. Next Issue
  15. 14. Inside This Issue:
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