(April 1965)

Marvel, 1951 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age and Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Bouncing Ball of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch and the Thing; Dr. Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Bob Powell; Steve Ditko (Dr. Strange figure)
Inks:
Mike Esposito; Steve Ditko (Dr. Strange figure)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
occult; superhero
Characters:
Mad Thinker; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Dr. Strange
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Essential Dr. Strange (Marvel, 2001 series) #1 (December 2001) [black & white]
  • in Essential Human Torch (Marvel, 2003 series) #1 (2003) [black & white]
  • in Marvel Masterworks: The Human Torch (Marvel, 2006 series) #2
  • in Marvel Masterworks: Doctor Strange (Marvel, 2010 series) #1
  • in Fantastici Quattro, I (Editoriale Corno, 1971 series) #32

Indexer Notes

Mike Esposito credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Errors list (December 2008); original indexer had Dick Ayers firmly.

The Bouncing Ball of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch and Thing / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot, dialogue); Bob Powell (plot)
Pencils:
Bob Powell
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; The Mad Thinker; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm] (cameo); Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo); Dr. Vega (engineer)
Synopsis:
The Mad Thinker's latest plot involves a flying, electronics-laden metal ball, which nearly manages to destroy a dam.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Fantastic Four Annual (Marvel, 1963 series) #9 (December 1971)
  • in Essential Human Torch (Marvel, 2003 series) #1 (2003) [black & white]
  • in Marvel Masterworks: The Human Torch (Marvel, 2006 series) #2
  • in Fantastici Quattro, I (Editoriale Corno, 1971 series) #32

The Hunter and the Hunted! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (dialogue)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
occult
Characters:
Dr. Strange; Baron Mordo; Dormammu
Synopsis:
In the far East, Strange is on the run from Mordo and his minions, unaware that Mordo's increased power comes from Dormammu. As Mordo forcibly recruits more followers to search for Strange, the mage makes plans to hop a plane to NYC. The Wraiths discover him, and only by conning them into believeing he's vanished is he able to make his getaway.
Reprints:
Reprint Note before Migration:
  • in Marvel Collectors' Item Classics (Marvel, 1965 series) #22 (August 1969)
  • in Strange Tales (Marvel, 1973 series) #183 (January 1976)
  • in Doctor Strange, Master of the Mystic Arts (Pocket Books, 1978 series) #2
  • in Doctor Strange Master of the Mystic Arts (Simon and Schuster, 1979 series) #nn
  • in Doctor Strange Classics Starring Doctor Strange (Marvel, 1984 series) #1 (March 1984)
  • in Marvel Masterworks (Marvel, 1987 series) #23 (1992)
  • in Essential Dr. Strange (Marvel, 2001 series) #1 (December 2001) [black & white]
  • in Marvel Masterworks: Doctor Strange (Marvel, 2003 series) #1 (2003)
  • in Marvel Masterworks: Doctor Strange (Marvel, 2010 series) #1
  • in Incroyable Hulk, L' (Editions Héritage, 1968 series) #82/83

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of 17.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Bouncing Ball of Doom!
    Human Torch and the Thing; Dr. Strange
  2. 1. The Bouncing Ball of Doom!
    Human Torch and Thing
  3. 2. The Hunter and the Hunted!
    Dr. Strange
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Patrick Lemaire
  • Henry R. Kujawa
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Lou Mougin
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Jim Vadeboncoeur
  • Henry R. Kujawa
  • Thomas G. Lammers