Conan the Barbarian #74 [Whitman]
(May 1977)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.30 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
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
0714860249805
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #11, 100, 115)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

The Serpent from the River Styx! (Table of Contents)

Conan the Barbarian / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Gil Kane
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Belit; sea-serpent
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover artist info by Tim Stroup. Cover inks credit from Nick Caputo.

The Battle at the Black Walls! (Table of Contents: 1)

Conan the Barbarian / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
Ernie Chan
Colors
George Roussos
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; sword and sorcery
Characters
Conan; Belit; Thoth-Amon (dream); King Athrahasis (flashback); Nim-Karrak (flashback); Neftha
Synopsis
Setting: Tigris and black-walled sea-port city of Khemi. Thoth-Amon visits Conan in a dream. Conan and Belit rescue Neftha from a Stygian ship, fight a sea-serpent and torch the Khemi navy.
Reprints

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

The Hyborian Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Gaspar Saladino

Indexer Notes

Letters from Sam Hayes, Gary Kimber, Mark Mazz, David Williams, William Myers, Ian Gibbons, Peter Hardy

Captain America and the Sore Sir's Apprentices (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Captain America; Hostess Cup cakes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Serpent from the River Styx!
    Conan the Barbarian
  2. 1. The Battle at the Black Walls!
    Conan the Barbarian
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Hyborian Page
  4. 3. Captain America and the Sore Sir's Apprentices
    Captain America; Hostess Cup cakes
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