(June 1973)

Marvel, 1971 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 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]
Editing
Roy Thomas
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

The Return of Grogg! (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
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Keywords
monsters

The Return of... Grogg! (Table of Contents: 1)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
V-237
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; science fiction
Characters
Michael Koslov (last appearance); Ivan Grotsky; Grogg
Synopsis
Koslov is sent back home to investigate mysterious happenings in a remote area, where he discovers that the dragon Grogg is still on the loose. He sneaks into the secured area and finds that the military is planning a space mission to Mars to set up a base. With the help of a farmer, Koslov lures Grogg into the rocket and launches it on its mission to Mars, knowing that if the military ever successfully travel to Mars they will find an enraged dragon.
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Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person. The hero's name is changed here, and Soviet Russia is changed to the fictional country 'Bodavia'.

He Kept Him in Stitches! (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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

Job Number
B-656
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A surgeon gets the chance to operate on a Communist overlord and leaves his scalpel inside of him near his heart so that when he recovers enough in two days to move, he will die.
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Indexer Notes

Larry Woromay credit per Michael J. Vassallo.

The Macabre Mirror! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Don Heck (signed)
Inks
Don Heck (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original story)

Job Number
V-238
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
the duke; Carlotta
Synopsis
A greedy duke exacts crippling taxes from his people, taking their property when they run out of money. When he ignores a gypsy's warnings and tries to seize her ancient mirror he finds himself imprisoned within it forever, freeing his subjects.
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Return of Grogg!
  2. 1. The Return of... Grogg!
  3. 2. He Kept Him in Stitches!
  4. 3. The Macabre Mirror!
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