(November 1980)

Marvel, 1979 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Magazine Group
Barcode
0714860295811
Editing
Lynn Graeme
Color
Color cover; Black and White interior
Dimensions
Magazine
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

[Ducktective Comics] (Table of Contents)

Howard the Duck / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Pound [as Pound] (signed) (painting)
Inks
John Pound [as Pound] (signed) (painting)
Colors
John Pound [as Pound] (signed) (painting)

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler

[Dave's Simulation] (Table of Contents: 1)

Howard the Duck / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dave Sim (signed)
Pencils
Dave Sim (signed)
Inks
Dave Sim (signed)
Letters
Dave Sim

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover.

Stan Lee Presents Howard the Duck (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Marshall Rogers
Letters
typeset

Characters
Howard the Duck

Indexer Notes

Table of Contents; credits; and panel reprint from "Ducktective Comics" story.

It is Time for Moon Knight (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

The Grey Panther (Table of Contents: 4)

Howard the Duck / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Dave Simons
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
anthropomorphic-funny animals; satire-parody; superhero
Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler; The Grey Panther [Gerry Atric] (intro)

How the Duck Got His Pants (Table of Contents: 5)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Steven Grant
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Howard the Duck; Beverly Switzler

Indexer Notes

Article on the problems with the Disney Company regarding Howard, with panel and cover reprints.

Ducktective Comics (Table of Contents: 6)

Howard the Duck / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo
Pencils
Marshall Rogers
Inks
Marshall Rogers
Letters
Tom Orzechowski

Genre
satire-parody
Characters
Beverly Switzler; Howard the Duck
Synopsis
Howard and Beverly take jobs playing Duck-Man and Duck-Girl as entertainers in a shopping mall, only to find themselves accused of murdering their employer.

Indexer Notes

Batman parody. Includes "The Future by Finger" display of giant household appliances as a reference to Bill Finger's stories.

[The Woman from Daredevil's Past...] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

"Best Friends" (Table of Contents: 8)

Street Peeple / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Lynn Graeme
Pencils
Ned Sonntag
Inks
Ned Sonntag
Letters
Ned Sonntag

Genre
humor

Indexer Notes

Last appearance.

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

Wise Quacks / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Mantlo (responses); Ralph Macchio [as R. M.] (response)
Pencils
Ike Wilson (fan drawing)
Inks
Ike Wilson (fan drawing)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Save this editor!
Characters
Howard the Duck

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bill P. Starr; Bryan Reeves; Thomas Kalb; Mark Steiner; D. W. Schuey; Dana A. Snow; Mark lungo; Robin Kincaid; Ike Wilson; Paul Lukas; Joe Christiano; and Mike Moore. Carol Bellamy, President, New York City Council, urges school children to be vaccinated before going back to school.

Next Issue: A Doubleheader! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

[Heroes World] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

6 Sports Cards as a Gift (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [Ducktective Comics]
    Howard the Duck
  2. 1. [Dave's Simulation]
    Howard the Duck
  3. 2. Stan Lee Presents Howard the Duck
  4. 3. It is Time for Moon Knight
  5. 4. The Grey Panther
    Howard the Duck
  6. 5. How the Duck Got His Pants
  7. 6. Ducktective Comics
    Howard the Duck
  8. 7. [The Woman from Daredevil's Past...]
  9. 8. "Best Friends"
    Street Peeple
  10. 9. ["Save this editor!"]
    Wise Quacks
  11. 10. Next Issue: A Doubleheader!
    Howard the Duck
  12. 11. [Heroes World]
  13. 12. 6 Sports Cards as a Gift
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