(September 1976)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860216009
Editing
Archie Goodwin

The Monster Lurks Outside! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Al Milgrom (signed)
Inks
Michael Netzer [as Michael Nasser] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
horror-suspense
Keywords
astronauts; monsters

The Underground Gambit (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Herb Trimpe
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
Roger Krass has been drawing underground comics for a living but hating it all the while. A mysterious man shows up with an offer that will finally recognize his true talent, but it turns out there's a catch.
Reprints

Put A Marvel On Your Chest! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Man Who Isn't There (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Inks
Tony DiPreta (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[C-34]
Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thief comes into possession of an invisibility cloak and goes on a looting spree. Just as he is about to leave his run-down tenement, his landlady enters the room with the police, and he successfully uses the cloak to disguise his presence from them. After they leave the room, they lock up the entrance to the building and fumigate it.
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Superheroes Assemble! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

A Monster Waits Outside!! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[T-876]
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Maj. Ford
Synopsis
An astronaut is sent into orbit in a tiny sphere without communication. He sees a monster trying to claw its way in and panics, signalling ground control to bring him back. They think that it was a hallucination, but they find a broken claw on the spacecraft.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the second person.

A Quaff of Quixotic Quips to Quench Your Quakes and Quandaries! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Your Game Is Specialized. Now Your Glove is, too! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Spalding / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster Lurks Outside!
  2. 1. The Underground Gambit
  3. 2. Put A Marvel On Your Chest!
  4. 3. The Man Who Isn't There
  5. 4. Superheroes Assemble!
    Marvel Comics
  6. 5. A Monster Waits Outside!!
  7. 6. A Quaff of Quixotic Quips to Quench Your Quakes and Quandaries!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  8. 7. Your Game Is Specialized. Now Your Glove is, too!
    Spalding
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