(November 1974)

Marvel, 1974 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Squarebound
Publishing Format
Was ongoing

The Monster Runs Wild! (Table of Contents)

Man-Thing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Buscema
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing
Reprints

Of Monsters and Men! (Table of Contents: 1)

Man-Thing / comic story / 33 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Klaus Janson
Colors
Linda Lessman
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Man-Thing; Vivian Schist; Carolyn Schist; Dr. Warner; Dr. Dane Gavin; Frank; Dr. Graham; Marcus; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Tony Stark; Beth; Jeff
Synopsis
Man-Thing goes berserk in New York City.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Mail-Things! / letters page / 1.67 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Gerber
Pencils
Mike Ploog (illustration)
Inks
Frank Chiaramonte (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Man-Thing; Glob

Indexer Notes

includes letters from Dean Mullaney, Brian K. Morris, Steven Scheibner and Tom Oberlin

I Learned the Dread Secret of the Blip! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Linda Lessmann ?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
T-943
Genre
science fiction
Characters
The Blip
Synopsis
A power drain and radar anomaly is traced to a creature made of electricity hiding in a cave. It claims to be a friendly visitor, but humans attack it and it flees into space.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

He Stalks By Night! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bob Powell
Inks
Bob Powell
Colors
Linda Lessmann ?
Letters
?
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A planter in India is nearly convinced of superstitions concerning were-tigers after he slays its mate, but it turns out to be a plot by one of the locals to seize control of the village.
Reprints

I Dared Enter the Forbidden World! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Don Heck
Colors
Linda Lessmann ?
Letters
Ray Holloway
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
T-952
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Derek; John; Monga; Uxmal; Antogg
Synopsis
A white game hunter finds the legendary elephant's graveyard, hoping to make a fortune in ivory. He discovers that elephants were introduced to Earth by Martians, who use the graveyard as a gathering point for the ivory, and won't let him leave.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster Runs Wild!
    Man-Thing
  2. 1. Of Monsters and Men!
    Man-Thing
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mail-Things!
  4. 3. I Learned the Dread Secret of the Blip!
  5. 4. He Stalks By Night!
  6. 5. I Dared Enter the Forbidden World!
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