(December 1975)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1975
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Marv Wolfman
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Vengeance on the Ventura Freeway! (Table of Contents)

Ghost Rider / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Frank Giacoia ?; Sal Buscema ?
Colors
?
Letters
Annette Kawecki

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; The Orb; Karen Page
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Sal Buscema inks added by Nick Caputo. Indexer previously listed Mike Esposito as a possible inker. Corroborating Giacoia inks credits are in The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981) and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Jensen et al. 2011); these are also sources for letters credit.

Vengeance on the Ventura Freeway! (Table of Contents: 1)

Ghost Rider / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Bob Brown
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
Michele Robinson [as Michele Brand]
Letters
Karen Mantlo;Irv Watanabe (page 18); Gaspar Saladino (splash)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ghost Rider [Johnny Blaze]; Stunt-Master; Katy Milner; Karen Page; Richard Pini; Wendy Pini; the Christ figure; The Orb (villain)
Synopsis
Ghost Rider saves Karen Page from kidnapping by the Orb.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Sources for Saladino letters credit are The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981) and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Jensen et al. 2011).

Last page includes a house ad for The Champions # 1 and a coming attraction for the next issue.

A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings from Your Humble House of Ideas! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Incredible Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Vengeance on the Ventura Freeway!
    Ghost Rider
  2. 1. Vengeance on the Ventura Freeway!
    Ghost Rider
  3. 2. A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings from Your Humble House of Ideas!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil!
    The Incredible Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Darci
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Peter Croome
  • Steven Tice
  • Chris Boyko
  • David B
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Lou Mazzella