(September 1975)

Marvel, 1975 Series
Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD
Pages
76
Indicia Frequency
Published twice a year.
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Editing
Tony Isabella
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine size
Paper Stock
newsprint interior; glossy cover
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was ongoing series

Issue Notes

The cover includes the distributor's mark: Curtis.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Invisible Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Adkins (signed)
Inks
Dan Adkins (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Invisible Man

Indexer Notes

Cover based on the cover to Supernatural Thrillers #2 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
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

[Table of Contents] (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Dan Adkins
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
?

Characters
Invisible Man

Indexer Notes

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

What's a Nice Editor Like You Doing In Magazine Like This? (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Editorial by Tony Isabella with a partial panel reprint from the story The Roaches in this issue.

The Invisible Man (Table of Contents: 4)

Invisible Man / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Ron Goulart (Adaptation); H. G. Wells (Original Story)
Pencils
Dan Adkins (layouts); Val Mayerik
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Job Number
1242Z
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Griffin; Jenny Hall; George Hall; Vicar; Dr. Kemp; Thomas Marvel; The Colonel
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from H. G. Wells's novel. This story is not reprinted in order. Page 13 should follow page 10, then pages 11 & 12, then pages 14 and on.

The Man Who Cried Werewolf! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (Adaptation); Robert Bloch (Original Story)
Pencils
Pablo Marcos
Inks
Pablo Marcos
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Charles; Violet; Lisa (death); Doctor Meroux
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert Bloch's "The Man Who Cried Wolf".

Master-Pieces (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Dan Adkins (layouts); Val Mayerik
Inks
Dan Adkins
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Invisible Man

Indexer Notes

Article on H. G. Wells and the various books he wrote, includes three panels from The Invisible Man story in this issue. Script credit taken from the Unofficial Handbook of Marvel Comics Creators website.

[Unknown Worlds of Science Fiction and The Legion of Monsters Promo] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Dig Me No Grave! (Table of Contents: 8)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (Adaptation); Robert E. Howard (Original Story)
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Professor Conrad; Dan Kirowan; John Grimlan (flashback)(death)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Robert E. Howard's story.

Terror Toons (Table of Contents: 9)

cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stu Schwartzberg
Pencils
Stu Schwartzberg (signed)
Inks
Stu Schwartzberg (signed)
Letters
?

Genre
humor; horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Four terror cartoons. First line is "Boy, I bet you guys charge an arm and a leg!"

The Music of Erich Zann (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (Adaptation); H. P. Lovecraft (Original Story)
Pencils
Johnny Craig
Inks
Johnny Craig
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Erich Zann (death); Blandot
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from H. P. Lovecraft's story. Letters credit from Chamber of Darkness #5 GCD index.

Original title: "The Music From Beyond!"; original length = 7 pages.

Pickman's Model (Table of Contents: 11)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (Adaptation); H. P. Lovecraft (Original Story)
Pencils
Tom Palmer
Inks
Tom Palmer
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Thurber; Eliot; Pickman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from H. P. Lovecraft's story. Letters credit from Tower of Shadows #9 GCD index.

Time Out For Terror (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Don Thompson; Maggie Thompson
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Text article about various kinds of horror in movies and books.

The Roaches (Table of Contents: 13)

comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (Adaptation); Thomas M. Disch (Original Story)
Pencils
Ralph Reese
Inks
Ralph Reese
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Marcia Kenwell; Mrs. Schapalov; Osip Schapalov; Mr. Grant
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Adapted from Thomas M. Disch's story.

Readers' Poll (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

Inside This Issue: (Table of Contents: 15)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gray Morrow (signed)
Inks
Gray Morrow (signed)
Letters
?
Editing
Roy Thomas (Original Editor)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Invisible Man
  2. 1. Inside This Issue:
  3. 2. [Table of Contents]
  4. 3. What's a Nice Editor Like You Doing In Magazine Like This?
  5. 4. The Invisible Man
    Invisible Man
  6. 5. The Man Who Cried Werewolf!
  7. 6. Master-Pieces
  8. 7. [Unknown Worlds of Science Fiction and The Legion of Monsters Promo]
  9. 8. Dig Me No Grave!
  10. 9. Terror Toons
  11. 10. The Music of Erich Zann
  12. 11. Pickman's Model
  13. 12. Time Out For Terror
  14. 13. The Roaches
  15. 14. Readers' Poll
  16. 15. Inside This Issue:
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