(August 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)

Sub-Mariner; Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Lady Dorma; Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints:

The Start of the Quest! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan [as Adam Austin]
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; GUESTS: Lady Dorma; King Neptune (flashback); VILLAIN: Warlord Krang
Synopsis:
Namor returns to Atlantis to find that Warlord Krang has taken his throne; When he spurns the affections of Lady Dorma, she turns him in and he is arrested by Krang as a traitor; Realizing that the only thing that will allow him to regain his kingdom and his subjects is the Trident of Neptune, Namor escapes to go and recover it.
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Indexer Notes

Continued from Daredevil #7. This starts a quest-type story which concludes in #76.

To Live Again! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; GUESTS: Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Rick Jones; Betty Ross; VILLAINS: Leader; Giant Humanoid
Synopsis:
Dragging his dead buddy to their old underground complex, Rick uses the gamma machine (last seen in Incredible Hulk #6) on Bruce, thus turning him into the Hulk and saving his life; The Hulk once again has the intellect of Banner but he has to continue to use the ray machine every 48 hours to keep himself from turning into his alter ego as he still has a bullet lodged in his head; Talbot makes a bid for Betty now that his arch rival has been killed in disgrace; The Leader sends a giant Humanoid to attack gamma base and the Hulk gets involved in the fight.
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Indexer Notes

This is the 1st issue where the Hulk claims that "The madder I get the stronger I get."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Marie Severin ?
Inks:
Vince Colletta; Marie Severin ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from Charles Johnson, John Ellsworth, and Donald McGregor. Includes Mighty Marvel Checklist and an image of the Hulk taken from the cover of Tales To Astonish #68, with additional art likely by Marie Severin.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Sub-Mariner; Hulk
  2. 1. The Start of the Quest!
    Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. To Live Again!
    The Incredible Hulk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mails to Astonish
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • 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