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Where Monsters Dwell (1970) comic books

  • Issue #1
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 1
    • Staple rust with migration.
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1204419006

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko. I Brought the Mighty Cyclops Back to Life! A young couple thaw out a cyclops in an iceberg, and must lure it into an icy pit to keep it from hurting anyone. Gorgolla! The Living Gargoyle!!; An explorer discovers Gorgolla in the Himalayan Mountains; Gorgolla awakes and captures him, then summons his Stonian brethren to begin their attack on Earth. I Alone Know the Dread Secret of Gor-Kill, The Living Demon! All pencils by Jack Kirby, all inks by Dick Ayers. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #2
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 2
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Slab: Minor side edge cracks
    • Label #1248785003

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. I Created...Sporr! The Thing That Could Not Die!; A scientist moves into Dr. Frankenstein's castle to set up his experimental growth ray; He is arrested by the villagers, leaving his experiment to grow out of control. I Am Dragoom! The Flaming Invader!; Dragoom, a flaming monster from the planet Vulcan, arrives on Earth and terrorizes the planet; The military are helpless before him, but a monster movie director fools him into fleeing by using special effects to fake the arrival of police from Vulcan in pursuit of Dragoom. Taboo! The Thing From the Murky Swamp! All pencils by Jack Kirby, all inks by Dick Ayers. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #3
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 3

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin [as 7], inks by Bill Everett [as EV]. Grottu, King of the Insects!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Bill Everett; The radiation from atomic bomb tests mutates a common ant, increasing his size and strength a thousand fold, and grants him human-level intellect; Calling himself Grottu, he declares himself king of all insects, and sets about on a plan to conquer the world, starting with Kenya. I Fought the Colossus!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; An advanced supercomputer turns Earth into a utopia, but suspicion remains, only to be inflamed when it is found to be building a giant robot. The Gargoyle!, art by Paul Reinman; An ugly man rejected by society applies for a job in a freak show. A Martian Walks Among Us!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #4
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 4
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    • Paper: Cream to off white
    • Label #1245541003

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Tom Palmer. Behind My Door Waits... Medusa!, art by Steve Ditko; A curio shop owner tells customers that a strange statue is a burglar turned to stone by Medusa; No one believes him, but none dare open the door which he says leads to Medusa. I Met the Thing on Midnight Island!, art by Don Heck; A sailor finds a note from a castaway, but on the island named he finds only a strange creature; When an alien ship arrives to pick up the creature, he realizes that it was a castaway. I Was Trapped in Nightmare Valley, art by Paul Reinman; An explorer encounters sentient, extraterrestrial trees in Asian mountains; They plan to spread their pollen all over the Earth, but they are fortuitously destroyed by a volcano. The Monster in My Cellar!, art by Reed Crandall. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #5
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 5
    • Water damage.

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and Marie Severin (re-touches), inks by Dick Ayers and Marie Severin (re-touches); After his apparent destruction, Taboo reconstitutes himself and runs amok; He is eventually stopped by the arrival of others from his world, who reveal that he is not an advance scout for invasion, but merely a deranged criminal. The Strange Magic of Master Khan!, art by Steve Ditko; A pirate steals the ship of an Asian sorcerer; The ship's owner curses the thieves, shrinking the ship and imprisoning them in a glass bottle. We Met in the Swamp!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; A hermit claims to have helped a group of aliens in return for a chest of treasure. I Lived a Ghost Story!, art by Paul Reinman. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #6
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 6

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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko. I Challenged...Groot! The Monster from Planet X!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; The monarch of Planet X arrives on Earth in order to capture a town for experimental purposes back on his home world. I Dared to Look Into the Beyond!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; A scientist builds a time machine to travel into the future. He believes that he has travelled to the past, demonstrating that the future does not yet exist, but in fact he saw a future in which Earth was abandoned. My Friend Is...Not Quite Human!, art by Steve Ditko; A misogynist wood-carver falls in love with his sculpture and has himself transformed into wood, but his refusal to pay a gypsy mystic leads to her making the wooden figure human out of spite. When the Saucer Strikes!, art by Paul Reinman. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #7
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 7

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and Marie Severin (re-touches), inks by Dick Ayers and Marie Severin (re-touches). Rommbu!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An escaped geologist convicted of armed robbery leads an alien invader to an active volcano in order to sacrifice himself to destroy the alien and protect the planet. The Terrible Trap!, art by Steve Ditko; A hunter with contempt for the animals he captures is captured by giant aliens and placed in a maze from which he can see a rocket ship he could use to pilot his way home if only he could figure out how to escape the maze. The Thing With Red Eyes, art by Don Heck; A gangster buys a pincushion doll that looks like his rival, and his reactions to pins stuck in it convince him that it works. He throws the doll out the window of a tall building, but his rival has altered the doll to look like him instead. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #8
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 8
    • Cover detached at one staple. Oxidation.

    Cover pencils by Marie Severin, inks by Bernie Wrightson. Look Out!! Here Come the...Four-Armed Men!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An explorer learns of an invasion of four-armed aliens; His nurse tells him his bodyguard is one of the aliens, but he realizes that she is the real alien. The Silent Screen, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; An infinite loop story about a monster who repeatedly steps out of a movie screen. Run, Rocky, Run!, art by Bob Forgione; A criminal on the run plans to stow-away on the experimental rocket he reads about, but finds out too late that is an advanced miniature rocket that cannot carry a pilot. Dream World!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A man repeatedly dreams that his bed is levitating, and cant tell if hes dreaming or not. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #9
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 9

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and Marie Severin (re-touches and additions), inks by Steve Ditko and Marie Severin (re-touches and additions). I Learned the Monstrous Secret of Bombu!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Explorers meet a witch doctor named Bombu, who seems to possess real power; He is killed by lightning and when they find that his mask is really his face they realize that he was an alien. I Found the Things from Nowhere, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; A man messes with his TV and it picks up battle between alien-looking creatures. The Magic of Mordoo!, script by Larry Lieber and Stan Lee (plot), art by Paul Reinman; A man falls in love with a middle-aged woman on vacation, but wants a younger wife; He convinces her to let a gypsy magician make her young again. The Man Who Lost the World!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #10
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 10

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby and Marie Severin (re-touches and additions), inks by Steve Ditko and Marie Severin (re-touches and additions). Gigantus! The Monster That...Walked Like a Man!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko; An advertising man tricks an advance agent of a proposed invasion from Atlantis into returning to Atlantis by building a mannequin even larger than Goliath and threatening to wage war with his people for the surface of Earth. The Frog-Man!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; An evil king is turned into a frog by a sorcerer. He hibernates for centuries hoping that the future will hold a cure, but Halloween costumes make him think that humans are now giant frogs and he goes to sleep forever. Barker's Body Shop!, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Sol Brodsky. Dinner Time on Deimos!, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Larry Lieber. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #11
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 11

    Last 15-cent issue. Cover art by Steve Ditko and Marie Severin. Gruto! The Creature from Nowhere!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A journalist convinces the public that an amnesiac alien is a menace in order to make a better story; When the alien recovers, it says that it had come to share advanced technology with the humans. We Were Trapped with the Silent Monster!, art by Don Heck; Against expert opinion, an engineer digs a mine to the center of the Earth and finds dragons; He collapses the mine himself to allow his workers to escape. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.15. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #12
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 12

    Giant-size issue. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Klein. Orogo!! The Nightmare from Outer Space!!, art by Don Heck; An alien robot arrives to hypnotically enslave the people of Earth, but is stopped when it cannot hypnotize one old man, a blind man. The Earth-Crawlers!, art by Steve Ditko; An inventor with a nagging wife must prevent giant roots resulting from a witch doctor's curse from overrunning Africa; He then turns to inventing a device which will harness the power of his wife's voice. The Metal Monster, art by Paul Reinman; An American engineer ignores the warnings of locals and builds a road through a Gypsy-inhabited wood. The Last Voyage of Captain Kragg, art by Steve Ditko. The Pretender!, art by Paul Reinman; A man looking through an abandoned house find notes in an alien language. Quogg!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko. The Black Clock!, art by Don Heck. All reprints. 52 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.15.

  • Issue #13
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 13

    First 20-cent issue. Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Frank Giacoia. I Dared to Battle the Crawling Creature!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A teenager mans a drill-pod and finds a primitive tribe and a horrible creature beneath the surface. When Darkness Falls!!, art by Steve Ditko; A man sees mannequins move during the business hours of the store, and stays until closing; When the mannequins step down from their positions he berates them for nearly being caught. The Frightening Fog, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A mysterious fog envelops the entire world for days, terrifying everyone; It was actually created by benevolent alien peacekeepers to hide Earth from an invasion. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #14
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 14
    • Cover detached at one staple.

    Cover art by John Severin. The Green Thing!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A botanist invents a serum to magnify the latent intelligence of plants; He tested it on a remote island, but the plant was evil and wanted to conquer the world. The Haunted Paper!, art by Steve Ditko; A criminal skips town and sets up a newspaper as a front; The paper's typesetter writes headlines that seem to predict the future but it's a scam to convince the criminal to turn himself in. The Coming of Maaboo!, art by Don Heck; A mercenary hears of a tribe that hoards gold while waiting for the return of a legendary alien; The mercenary poses as the alien and steals the gold, but he is abducted by the real alien. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #15
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 15

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    Cover art by John Severin. Kraa the Unhuman, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An American teacher investigates the mysterious statues made by one tribe in Africa, and finds that they worship a native mutated into a monster by a Soviet atomic test. Meet the Dead, art by Don Perlin; A medium gets her spirit contacts to frame another medium as a fake who is draining away clients from her. Dead Ringer!, script by Mimi Gold, art by Rich Buckler; An escaped death row convict finds that, even on the outside, he cannot run away from his sentence. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #16
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 16

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Vince Colletta. Beware of Googam, Son of Goom!!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Goom leaves an offspring in a cave to complete his conquest, and the son comes across the family of the scientist who was responsible for his father's defeat. He Who Laughs Last, Gets...The Horselaugh; A man who plays the rear end in a dummy horse act is jealous of the man who plays the head, so he kills him and when he returns to the stage that night, is trampled by the front part of the costume. I Am... Gorak!, art by Steve Ditko; A famous magician is enraged when his power is questioned, and he reveals that the whole world is an illusion, and only he is real; He even confronts the reader, but fades away as the story ends. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #17
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 17

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Vince Colletta. I Opened the Door to...Nowhere!, art by Steve Ditko; A thief forces a shop owner to hide him in a back room, but finds himself opening doors without rest for years. If the Coat Fits, script by Jack Oleck, art by Russ Heath; A man leaves a coat with a pawn shop owner that transports the wearer into another dimension and replaces them with a shadow person. The World Beyond, art by Steve Ditko; A scientist creates a pill to shrink himself to subatomic size, convinced that whole other worlds exist at microscopic levels. The Hidden Vampires, art by Tony DiPreta; When a village has been sucked nearly dry of blood by undetected vampires, a vampire stalker arrives with his helpers, a black box filled with hungry mosquitoes. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #18
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 18
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio

    Cover pencils by Jim Starlin. The Sacrifice!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by George Klein; In the year 1971 a man makes the first flight to Mars and finds to his horror that a plant creature has destroyed all life on Mars and demands to be taken to Earth so as to repeat the process. The Red Face; A man arranges for a rival to be murdered at Mardi Gras, but instead of meeting the assassin in a Devil costume, he gets hauled away by the real Devil. The Mask of Morgumm!, art by Don Heck; A harmless-looking criminal decides to buy a frightening mask, but when the store owner tells him he can't have the most frightening he steals it. The Man Who Vanished!, art by Joe Sinnott; An evil old man in a cabin tends plants who used to be people. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #19
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 19
    • Pedigree: John G. Fantucchio
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1554560020

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by John Romita. The Insect Man, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A soldier is placed underground in a capsule to test the effects of isolation; He is attacked by a telepathic insect. Beware...the Ticking Clocks!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A king is beset by an assassin in the king's clockroom whereupon the assassin is transformed into yet another figurine upon the king's favorite timepiece. Something Lurks in the Fog!, art by Don Heck; An unrepentant con-man is scared straight when he strays onto a forbidden road and enters a world between life and death. Long Live the King!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A greedy prince marries a dowager queen; He tries to use her sleepwalking to cause her death, but the portrait of her husband calls out to warn her, and ghostly hands push the prince to his death. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #20
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 20
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    • Paper: White
    • Label #1554560021

    Cover pencils by Jim Starlin, inks by Frank Giacoia. Klagg! His Mission: Destroy Mankind!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Klagg, an alien who visits Earth, becomes so upset upon learning humanity still wages war that he declares war upon the nations of the Earth. While the Town Sleeps!, art by Kurt Schaffenberger; The statue of the Dutch boy plugs the hole in the dike with his finger. What Happened to Harry?, art by Dick Ayers; A brilliant inventor's boss tries to steal his new time machine in order to take credit for it. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #21
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 21

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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Fin Fang Foom!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A young historian from Taiwan is scorned by his father for his refusal to join the army, even in the face of an imminent communist invasion; Instead of fighting directly, he crosses to the mainland to awake the dragon Fin Fang Foom. Haunted!, art by Vic Carrabotta; A ghost scares off potential buyers of a derelict house. The Clutching Hands, art by Cal Massey; A writer murders another writer to steal his work, but the dead writer's hands continue to make trouble for him. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #22
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 22

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Steve Ditko. Elektro! He Held a World in His Iron Grip!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A scientist creates a computer so sophisticated that it can out think human beings; It hypnotizes the scientist into building it a huge robot body so that it can move and conquer the world. I Found the Girl in the Blue Glass Bottle!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A curio shop owner uses an ancient magic bottle to shrink people, but one of his victims turns the magic of the bottle on him and escapes, as the shop owner shrinks to nothing. The Demon in the Dungeon!, art by Don Heck; A novelist rents a castle in Transylvania, where the locals believe a demon lives; He discovers that the creature is a lost alien child. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #23
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 23

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Monster Hunts for Me!, script by Larry Lieber and Stan Lee (plot), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An old man in a boarding house tells a woman that he is being hunted by a shape-shifting alien. Inside the Flying Saucer!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; This story shows an ordinary movie crowd reacting to a film of alien invasion; When the film ends, the people gather their coats and belongings to go home. The Hooded Horror!, script by Stan Lee, pencils by Carmine Infantino, inks by Sy Barry; A gang boss who always wears a hood makes his underlings curious about what lies beneath so one of them uses a knife on him when he's asleep and discovers that the hood really was his head. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #24
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 24

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Christopher Rule. I Was Trapped By the Things on Easter Island!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Christopher Rule; A pilot crash lands on Easter Island where he observes the statues rise out of the ground and discuss invasion plans of their home planet and the enslavement of Earthmen. The Ape Man, art by Steve Ditko; A criminal hopes that the story of an ape man in the jungle surrounding his prison will prevent pursuit; Instead he discovers that the ape man is real. The Spice of Life!, art by Al Eadeh; The fantastically wealthy Ed Bean finds everything he has done in his life frightfully boring (even murder); He offers a million dollars to anyone who can come up with something he hasn't done. The Monster Escapes!, script by Larry Lieber and Stan Lee (plot), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An alien planning to invade Earth crash lands and tries to find a rocket to escape; Instead, he accidentally conceals himself in an airtight time capsule and suffocates. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #25
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 25

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby. The Ruler of Earth!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; In the near future of 1990, humanity has created a computer, named R.O.E. (Ruler of Earth), to settle disputes for it; A handful of communists attempt to re-program the computer to serve their aims. They Called Her a Witch!, script by Stan Lee, art by Russ Heath; Peasants call an old woman a witch, a man gives her the benefit of the doubt, but it turns out the peasants were right. When the Earth Vanished!, art by Steve Ditko; Tiny alien invaders decide to detonate their ultimate bomb thinking that unobserved Earthlings have gone into hiding to avoid their invasion force and end up blowing up an Earth boy's ping pong ball and themselves as they are caught in the aftershocks of the blast. The Man Who Fell!, art by Paul Reinman; A town's mayor threatens to imprison a gypsy fortune-teller who spurned his advances if her prediction that he will be injured by a fall does not come true. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #26
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 26

    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. The Thing Called Metallo!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An escaped convict tests a radiation-proof suit under a fake name; When he realizes the suits power, he uses it to go on a crime spree. The Man Who Followed!, art by Mannie Banks; A sportsman looking for the thrill of the hunt evolves apes into cunning opponents, but he doesn't foresee that they will become immune to his weapon. The Executioner, art by Myron Fass; A story told from the point of view of a turkey on Thanksgiving Day. All reprints. 32 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #27
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 27

    Last 20-cent issue. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. From Out of the Black Pit Came...Grogg!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Atomic tests conducted by a coerced dissident scientist wake the ancient dragon Grogg; The dragon chases the soldiers into a cave in the mountains and their commander tries to appease it by sending out the scientist. Follow the Leader, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Space explorers are attacked by alien animals, and only make the situation worse by killing the largest beast, which was actually a robot holding the animals in check. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.20. Cover price $0.20.

  • Issue #28
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 28

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    First 25-cent issue. Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. I Saw Droom the Living Lizard!, art by Don Heck; A scientist invents a growth serum intended to solve world hunger by enlarging vegetables; A tiny exotic lizard is accidentally soaked by the liquid and grows into a giant lizard that rampages across the country. Where Monsters Prowl, pencils by Bob Brown, inks by Jack Abel; Monsters inhabit the body of a reporter. Tough Guy, art by John Rosenberger; Bart Nelson is too tough for the demons of hell--nothing they do to him has any effect until they come up with a rather unique torment. The Little Monster, pencils by Bill Benulis, inks by Jack Abel; An alien visits a household and gives the couple gifts; He lives in the cellar and dines off passing strangers. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #29
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 29

    Cover pencils by Larry Lieber, inks by Frank Giacoia. Ozamm the Terrible!, script by Stan Lee (plot) and Larry Lieber (script), art by Don Heck; A factory worker laid off to be replaced by a machine foils a seemingly invincible alien by cutting off his power source. A Fate Worse Than Death, art by Seymour Moskowitz. Tennis Anyone?, pencils by Bill Benulis, inks by Jack Abel; A tennis player with poor form beats an expert with a racket consisting of strings of human intestine. The Wax Men, art by Joe Sinnott; A man has dinner every night with wax figures around the table and refers to them as his family. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #30
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 30

    Cover pencils by Larry Lieber and John Romita (alterations), inks by Vince Colletta and John Romita (alterations); The Thing in the Black Box!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A shipwrecked man meets the legendary Pandora, who tricks him into releasing the demons from her box; Humanity is helpless against the demons, but the man forces Pandora to recall them by dispelling her illusory beauty. 13 Years!, art by Bill Savage; A man commits suicide after spending thirteen years of his life waiting for stolen jewels to cool off only to be told they are fake. The Man Who Wasn't, art by Bill Walton; A man invents a youth serum and wishes to give it to the oldest member of an old folks home, but the man doesn't want it. Just Suppose..., art by Tony Mortellaro; A writer finds an alien and makes a pet out of him, but when his fellows come for him, the tables are turned. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #31
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 31

    Cover pencils by Larry Lieber, inks by Frank Giacoia. I Was In the Clutches of the Living Shadow, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; A mystery writer who believes in flying saucers witnesses the landing of a unit of two-dimensional alien warriors disguised as shadows to slowly infiltrate Earth. The Mental Case; A psychologist treats a man who claims to have a demon in his head and ends up with it himself. Fifty-Fifty!; As per the terms of his divorce, a man cuts his stepson in half with an ax to take the top half. Johnny's Last Jump!; A crook plans on diving off a bridge to make his escape from the police, but the river is frozen solid. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #32
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 32

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    Cover pencils by Larry Lieber, inks by Vince Colletta. The Return of the Monster; Clifford Armstrong wants to find out if the story of Frankenstein and his monster is true; He meets Nina Frankenstein, who takes him to the castle where her father is being forced to revive the monster. I Discovered the Secret of the Flying Saucers!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Christopher Rule; A man discovers that flying saucers are real, but are not actually ships, but alien beings able to travel through space on their own. The Face!, art by Joe Maneely; A companion of a wealthy man finds out that he does have a son after all so he goes to an inventor that has a machine that can transfer a photo of a face onto a living person. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #33
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 33

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    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Al Milgrom. In the Shadow of Tragg, script by Gerry Conway, art by Syd Shores; Reporter David Arnstead investigates the shut-down of a New York City subway line and finds Tragg, a subterranean monster that kills anything human it encounters. Backstage Madness, art by Ogden Whitney; An actor wants to get another actor out of the way so he convinces him to take a horror role because he knows this man gets so into his part that he will kill someone eventually and hang. The Man Who Meddled!; A researcher looking to accelerate the life span of mice succeeds, but because he was exposed to the process as well, his son is dead from old age two weeks after his birth, and he is aging rapidly too. Forbidden Forest!, art by Tony DiPreta; A statue comes to life to protect two hunters from the dangers of the forbidden forest. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #34
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 34

    Cover art by Sal Buscema. The Man in the Beehive!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An eccentric beekeeper reveals to a thief that he is a mutant with special powers; He shrinks the thief and frightens him with the attacks of the bees that are now larger than he is. The Revolt of Wilbur Bixby; A man becomes free of his shrew wife when they travel to Greece and he drinks from a fountain that transforms him into a centaur so he can eat grass and no longer has to depend upon her favor to buy him meals. Crazy, script by Stan Lee, art by Jerry Robinson; A motorist hits a pedestrian and keeps going; When he gets to a small town the people observe him strangely and he thinks they must not get many visitors. No Way Out, art by Steve Ditko; In the 21st century mankind finds that there is a barrier out beyond Pluto that prevents any further space travel, keeping humanity confined to the solar system like goldfish in a bowl. All reprints. 32 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #35
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 35

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    Cover pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers. Gorgolla! The Living Gargoyle!!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; An explorer discovers Gorgolla in the Himalayan Mountains; Gorgolla awakes and captures him, then summons his Stonian brethren to begin their attack on Earth. Genius!, script by Stan Lee, art by Joe Maneely; A super intellect grows tired among life on Earth as mere humans are like children to him when he receives a telepathic message from what appears to be a beautiful woman on Saturn imploring him to build a rocket to journey to her. Beware the Hands of Hundu, art by Don Heck; An arrogant painter is given magic paints by a gypsy; These paints make anything painted with them real, and he uses them to get revenge on a lover who jilted him. Advertisement for Hostess Fruit Pies starring Spider-Man, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #36
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 36

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    The Missing Link!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; Scientists find a seemingly primitive man, but they discover that he is really from a future where nuclear war has destroyed civilization. What Lurks Beneath?, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito; A diver tries to capture mermaids to sell them to zoos, but they capture him instead and place him in an exhibit. The Terrible Fate of Mr. Wren!, art by John Tartaglione; A scientist puts off marrying until he is wealthy because he wants to avoid the mistake of his parents always arguing since they were poor; He becomes wealthy by inventing a matter duplicator device. The Impossible Tunnel!, script by Larry Lieber and Stan Lee (plot), pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Dick Ayers; Robert Saunders wants to build a sub-oceanic tunnel from North America to Europe; He discovers a gentle underground civilization. Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies starring Captain Marvel, pencils by Ross Andru, inks by Mike Esposito. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #37
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 37

    Cover pencils by Gil Kane, inks by Vince Colletta. Behold -- the Monster!, script by Stan Lee, art by Steve Ditko; A publicity agent has a large paper mache monster created to promote a new movie. The Strange Prison!, art by Bill Everett; A surface man finds himself in an underwater world where their doctors have converted his body to survive under water. The World Beyond, art by Steve Ditko; A scientist creates a pill to shrink himself to subatomic size, convinced that whole other worlds exist at microscopic levels. Fangs of the Monster, art by Don Heck; A cruel hunter pursues a sea monster for sport, but finds himself at its mercy; The creature is intelligent and telepathically berates the hunter. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.

  • Issue #38
    Where Monsters Dwell (1970) 38

    Cover pencils by Arvell Jones, inks by Arvell Jones and John Romita. No Human Can Beat Me!, pencils by Jack Kirby, inks by Paul Reinman; An alien lands on Earth and issues a challenge to best any man at any contest or the Earth will be invaded; The alien defeats all comers until one man challenges it to sleep longer than him. Mystery of the Mountain, art by Christopher Rule; Strange explosions at Mt. Rushmore lead a scientist to postulate that people from another dimension, parallel to Earth's, are creating a monument to one of their great men. The Green Man!, art by Al Williamson; Some force on the moon turns an astronaut's face green for twenty-four hours. King of the Glacier Men, pencils by Al Williamson, inks by Ralph Mayo; A European dictator is exiled to the North where he becomes king of the glacier men. All reprints. 36 pgs. $0.25. Cover price $0.25.