(January 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Giant-Man; Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]; Wrecker [Smith]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Humanoid
Reprints:

The Gangsters and the Giant! (Table of Contents)

Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Giant Man [Henry Pym]; Janet van Dyne [Wasp]; VILLAIN: Wrecker [Smith]
Synopsis:
The police ask Giant-Man and the Wasp to stop the Wrecker and his gang who have been strong-arming business owners in Brooklyn.
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A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up (Table of Contents)

Giant-Man; Wasp / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Carl Burgos ?; Jack Kirby (see notes)
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]
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Indexer Notes

Nick Caputo notes that the pencils for Giant-Man and the Wasp is likely the work of Carl Burgos, but the police officer and backgrounds may be by Jack Kirby.

A Titan Rides the Train! (Table of Contents)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Chameleon [Dmitri Smerdyakov]; Leader (1st full; origin); Humanoid (introduction)
Synopsis:
The Leader ponders his origins as he prepares to send his powerful Humanoid to confront the Hulk. Although he is under suspicion for being in collusin with the Hulk, Banner is sent by train to escort one of his nuclear devices with Talbot keeping a close eye on him. The Humanoid attacks the train and Hulk fights the creature off. The nuclear device falls off the train in the skirmish and when Talbot goes to retrieve it, he finds Banner next to it in nothing but a pair of ripped pants. Bruce is jailed as a traitor.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mails to Astonish / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from James Taylor, John Begley, Dean Fortnik, Richard Francescutti, Eric Lynden P. Smith, and Dale Rogers.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Giant-Man; Hulk
  2. 1. The Gangsters and the Giant!
    Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
  3. 2. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-Up
    Giant-Man; Wasp
  4. 3. A Titan Rides the Train!
    The Incredible Hulk
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mails to Astonish
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose