(April 1975)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
8 times a year
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 interiors
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Deadly Edge! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ron Wilson
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense

Indexer Notes

Cover credits per Nick Caputo, September 2012.

A Coffin for Carlos (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Don Perlin (signed)
Inks
Abe Simon (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[B-198]
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A man visits a convicted killer in jail and offers to sell him a pill for five hundred dollars that will make him appear dead in order to cheat the electric chair. Once he has been buried, he will dig him up. The killer agrees, but has no money, so he extorts it out of his brother. He takes the pill and it works, but instead of taking him to the morgue, the police wheel him into a group of medical students with scalpels. It turns out his brother sold his body to dissection study for five hundred dollars.
Reprints

No Place to Hide! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Wessler
Pencils
John Forte (signed)
Inks
John Forte
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[K-816]
Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thief steals a chemical compound from an old man which sends him into the past.
Reprints

What World Is This? (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[L-347]
Genre
crime; horror-suspense
Synopsis
A thief hiding from his pursuers makes a wish that time would stand still. He thinks his wish has come true when he enters a town where the inhabitants appear to be immobile, but suddenly realizes that he has stumbled upon a test site just before the atom bomb is being dropped there.
Reprints

Mass Murder (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Robert Q. Sale (signed)
Inks
Robert Q. Sale
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[L-899]
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
A scientist makes use of a duplicator ray to make multiple copies of himself in order to work on a scientific problem, then later destroys the copies. An acquaintance prosecutes him for mass murder. The story ends by asking the reader how they would decide the case.
Reprints

The Perfect Hide-Out (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Frank Bolle (signed)
Inks
Frank Bolle
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
[M-286]
Genre
crime; fantasy-supernatural
Synopsis
A masked thief takes refuge in the home of a frail old woman in a wheelchair who is helpless to turn him in to the authorities - or so he thinks.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Deadly Edge!
  2. 1. A Coffin for Carlos
  3. 2. No Place to Hide!
  4. 3. What World Is This?
  5. 4. Mass Murder
  6. 5. The Perfect Hide-Out
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Dwayne Best
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Matthew Head
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Ramon Schenk