(1965)

Marvel, 1965 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Animated Timely Features, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four; Spider-Man; Ant-Man; Tales of Asgard / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (Fantastic Four, Tales to Astonish, and Journey into Mystery images); Steve Ditko (Amazing Spider-Man image)
Inks:
George Klein (Fantastic Four image); Steve Ditko (Amazing Spider-Man image); Dick Ayers (Tales to Astonish); George Roussos (Journey into Mystery image)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Doctor Octopus [Otto Octavius]; Ant-Man [Henry Pym]; ; Comrade X [Nina Vladimirovna Tsiolkovsky]; Odin

Indexer Notes

Contains cover reproductions, with some modifications, from Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 Series) #2, The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 Series) #3, and Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 Series) #36. Journey into Mystery (Marvel, 1952 Series) #97 used as a background for an image from the Tales of Asgard story, page 5, panel 2.

A Message From Your Bullpen! (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Sol Brodsky; Dick Ayers; George Roussos; Stve Ditko
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Inside from cover featuring scenes from interior stories, with gray tones added by Marie Severin. Credits include Stan Lee, Sol Brodsky, Marie Severin Stan Goldberg and Flo Steinberg.

The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space! [Part 1] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints:
Keywords:
Skrulls

[The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!] Part 2: Prisoner of the Skrulls (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Synopsis:
The real FF is inprisoned by the government for their criminal acts. They escape and decide to flush out the imitating Skrulls.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Skrulls

[The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!, Part 3] The Fantastic Four Fight Back! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Synopsis:
The FF infiltrate the Skrull mothership and pose as the Skrull spies. Mr. Fantastic uses clippings from Strange Tales and Journey Into Mystery to trick the Skrulls into thinking that the Earth forces are too strong to attack.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Skrulls

[The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!, Part 4] The Fantastic Four...Captured! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Synopsis:
The four Skrull spies are captured, forced to take on the form of cows and then hypnotized to forget all of their former lives.
Reprints:
Keywords:
Skrulls

The Challenge of Comrade X (Table of Contents)

The Astonishing Ant-Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Terry Szenics
Job Number:
V-858

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ant-Man [Henry Pym]; Comrade X [Nina Vladimirovna Tsiolkovsky] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Ant-Man is hunted by a Soviet agent sent to capture him, but a beautiful stranger warns him of the spy's whereabouts. Ant-Man realizes that the woman is really the spy and defeats her.
Reprints:

Tales of.....Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Roussos [as G. Bell]
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Odin (origin); Surtur (introduction); Ymir (introduction, origin); Buri (introduction, origin, cameo); Borr (introduction, origin, cameo); Audhumbla (called "Magic Cow"); Vili (unnamed, origin, cameo); VĂ© (unnamed, origin, cameo); Bestla (unnamed, cameo)
Synopsis:
Story about how Odin and his brothers protected the Earth while waiting for the coming of man.
Reprints:

Spider-Man versus Doctor Octopus (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
John Duffy
Job Number:
X-219

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; May Parker; Flash Thompson; Liz Allan; J Jonah Jameson; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Doctor Octopus [Otto Octavius] (introduction; origin)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

pg. 8 - Doc Ock calls Spider-Man "Super-Man"

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four; Spider-Man; Ant-Man; Tales of Asgard
  2. 1. A Message From Your Bullpen!
  3. 2. The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space! [Part 1]
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. [The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!] Part 2: Prisoner of the Skrulls
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. [The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!, Part 3] The Fantastic Four Fight Back!
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. [The Fantastic Four Meet the Skrulls from Outer Space!, Part 4] The Fantastic Four...Captured!
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. The Challenge of Comrade X
    The Astonishing Ant-Man
  8. 7. Tales of.....Asgard! Home of the Mighty Norse Gods
    Tales of Asgard
  9. 8. Spider-Man versus Doctor Octopus
    Spider-Man
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