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Strange Tales #79 Values

Publisher: Marvel, 1960

About Strange Tales #79

Doctor Strange prototype story. Jack Kirby and Steve Ditko cover and art. Paul Reinman and Don Heck art.

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COVER DETAILS

Strange Tales #79 (Atlas, 1960) CGC VF 8.0 White pages....
Title: The Thing

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Steve Ditko

Colors: Stan Goldberg

Letters: Artie Simek


STORY DETAILS

Title: I Was in the Clutches of the Living Shadow

Characters: Philip Lawson; Warlord Kaa (introduction)

Synopsis: A writer witnesses the landing of two-dimensional alien warriors disguised as shadows. The writer escapes and warns the authorities in time for the shadow warriors to be uncovered and driven away.

Pages: 7.000

Script: Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?

Pencils: Jack Kirby [as Kirby] (signed)

Inks: Dick Ayers [as Ayers] (signed)

Letters: Ray Holloway ?

Reprints: Where Monsters Dwell (Marvel, 1970 series) #31 (October 1974)

Notes: Warlord Kaa next appears in Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #184 (February 1975). Job number from Dr. Michael J. Vassallo via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. Story is pages 3-7, 10-11 of comic (pages of story numbered 1 to 7).

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  0 1 0 0 0 1 2 7 10 5 6 12 13 6 5 8 5 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 90
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Total 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 7 10 6 6 12 14 6 6 8 5 5 3 0 0 1 0 0 0 93

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