(October 1975)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD; 0.25 CAD
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]
Editing
Len Wein; Irene Vartanoff (reprint editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

This Is the Day the World Dies! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Titan
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Wilson and Giacoia credits addded by Nick Caputo (January 2011).

Titan, the Amphibian from Atlantis! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Russ Heath
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway ?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[V-559]
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
John Cartwright; Titan
Synopsis
John Cartwright, an auto executive, pretends to betray the human race to the invaders from Atlantis.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

cover story

Buried Alive! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
An unscrupulous mine owner alienates his son by his immoral business practices, and the son is later killed in one of his family's unsafe mines.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Credited as a reprint from Tales to Astound You #1, which does not exist. Story is from Men's Adventures # 24, November 1953. Info culled from Atlas Tales.

Marvel Treasury Editions (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Marvel Comic Con 1975! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

A Switch in Time! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Characters
Karl Kargon
Synopsis
In the year 2050 a prisoner reads about the invention of a time machine and so breaks jail to return to the past to rub out the one witness to his crime. However, as he attempts to assault the man, he realizes that he has been rendered intangible like a ghost so as to be unable to effect any change in the course of events.
Reprints

The King Is Back! 'Nuff Said! (Table of Contents: 6)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks
Sol Brodsky; Joe Sinnott (illustrations)
Colors
? (illustrations)
Letters
typeset

Synopsis
Stan Lee announces Jack Kirby's return to Marvel and some of the titles he will be writing and drawing.

It's Never too Late to Join..FOOM! (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. This Is the Day the World Dies!
  2. 1. Titan, the Amphibian from Atlantis!
  3. 2. Buried Alive!
  4. 3. Marvel Treasury Editions
  5. 4. Marvel Comic Con 1975!
  6. 5. A Switch in Time!
  7. 6. The King Is Back! 'Nuff Said!
    Bullpen Bulletins
  8. 7. It's Never too Late to Join..FOOM!
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Dwayne Best
  • Merlin Haas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Roger Reus
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Ramon Schenk