(1965)

Marvel, 1964 Series
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
76
Indicia frequency:
annually
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

X-Men; Avengers; Hulk; Dr. Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko (Dr. Strange)
Inks:
Paul Reinman (X-Men); Dick Ayers (Avengers; Hulk); Steve Ditko (Dr. Strange)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Hulk; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp]; X-Men [Professor X; Cyclops; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Iceman; Beast]; Ring-Master; Dr. Strange
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X-Men (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Job Number:
X-401

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Professor Charles Xavier (introduction); X-Men [Cyclops (introduction); Beast (introduction); Angel (introduction); Iceman (introduction); Marvel Girl [Jean Grey; introduction]]; Magneto (introduction)
Synopsis:
After a day of training and meeting Jean Grey, a new student at Professor X's school, the X-Men go on their first assignment--stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base.
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The Ringmaster (Table of Contents)

Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-871

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones; The Ringmaster (introduction); the Circus of Crime (introduction); Polly Jones [Rick's Aunt] (introduction, cameo); General Thunderbolt Ross; Hercules (circus strongman); Bruto; Teena
Synopsis:
Rick takes a break from his Hulk-sitting duties and goes to the circus; Unfortunately, he picks one run by a hypnotic criminal who mesmerizes his audience and then robs them; When the Hulk arrives to bail out his buddy, he is captured and made part of the act thanks to the fact that Rick is in thrall and cannot give him any commands; Rick returns with the FBI and the Hulk finds himself free to kick some circus tail.
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The Origin of Dr. Strange (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange] (origin); Ancient One [Yao]; Baron Mordo [Karl Amadeus Mordo] (origin)
Synopsis:
Dr. Stephen Strange, a top neurosurgeon, damages his hands in an accident and seeks out a mystic for help. He saves the seer from his treacherous student, becoming his pupil and finding a new purpose.
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Keywords:
magic

A Monster Among Us (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?
Job Number:
V-436

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An alien ambassador lands on Earth and, because of its monstrous appearance, is driven away. It drops a note written in English before fleeing welcoming Earth to the brotherhood of planets and offering to abolish war, disease and poverty as benefits of membership in the galactic order.
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The Coming of the Avengers! (Table of Contents)

Avengers / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Thor [Thor Odinson, Don Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ant-Man [Henry Pym]; The Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hulk [Bruce Banner, Mechano]] (introduction, origin); circus ringmaster; lion tamer; trapeze artists; Bobby; Bobby's mother; Charlie; Captain; Jane Foster; Asgardians [Odin]; Teen Brigade [Rick Jones; William "Willie" Bishop]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Loki [Loki Laufeyson]; Silent Ones
Synopsis:
Iron Man, the Hulk, Ant-Man, the Wasp, and Thor join forces to defeat Loki.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    X-Men; Avengers; Hulk; Dr. Strange
  2. 1. X-Men
    X-Men
  3. 2. The Ringmaster
    Hulk
  4. 3. The Origin of Dr. Strange
    Dr. Strange
  5. 4. A Monster Among Us
  6. 5. The Coming of the Avengers!
    Avengers
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