(January 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
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

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
  • Per Sandell
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose