(February 1966)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Atlas Magazines, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

"When Meet the Immortals!" (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor
Reprints:

"When Meet the Immortals!" (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
F: Thor; GS: Hercules; Odin; Balder; Heimdall; Jane Foster; V: Demon
Reprints:

More Triumphs For Marvel..! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four; Spider-Man; Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D. / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Joe Sinnott; Steve Ditko; Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Sam Rosen

Genre:
spy; superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; Watcher; Spider-Man; Kraven; Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.; The Fixer; Mentallo; S.H.I.E.L.D.

Indexer Notes

Promos for Fantastic Four #48, Amazing Spider-Man #34 and Strange Tales #142 using a reprint of their covers.

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: The Latest Gossip, Gags, and Gizmos From Your Bullpen To You! [February 1966]; Mighty Marvel Checklist (Table of Contents)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (promo copy)
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Information on Fantasy Masterpieces #1 and the reason for the line-up change in the Avengers (and the ending of the Human Torch strip in Strange Tales). Marvel checklist for comics on sale right now! Comics listed with a synopsis are Fantastic Four #48, Spider-Man #34, Avengers #25, X-Men #17, Daredevil #13, Strange Tales #142, Tales of Suspense #75, Tales to Astonish #77, Sgt. Fury #27 and Fantasy Masterpieces #1. A coupon for joining M.M.M.S. and a list of 26 more M.M.M.S. members.

The Queen Commands (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Thor; Loki; Balder; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Queen Ula; Flying Trolls of Thryheim; Kroda; Magrat; Asgardians
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Odinsword Quest Part 8.

[Incredible Hulk Sweat Shirt; Spider-Man Pin-Up; Super-Hero Stationery Kit; Thor T-Shirt] (Table of Contents)

Hulk Sweat Shirt; Spider-Man Pin-Up; Super-Hero Stationery Kit; Thor T-Shirt / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marie Severin
Pencils:
Marie Severin; Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Marie Severin; Steve Ditko; Dick Ayers; Joe Sinnott
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Characters:
Hulk; Dr. Doom; Spider-Man; Thor

Indexer Notes

Promo begins with a short two-panel strip featuring Hulk and Dr. Doom talking, then finishes with an illustration of Dr. Doom wearing a Hulk sweat shirt with story and art by Marie Severin. Includes promos for the Spider-Man Poster (with an example shown), the Marvel Comics Group Official Swingin' Stationery and the Marvel Comics Thor T-Shirt (with an example shown).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from (and replies to) Cheryl Pelavin, Tom Ronning, Bill Makuta, Richard Carlson and Bob Johnson. Includes small next issue preview and a very small advertisement for Fantasy Masterpieces #1 using the cover logo.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. "When Meet the Immortals!"
    Thor
  2. 1. "When Meet the Immortals!"
    Thor
  3. 2. More Triumphs For Marvel..!
    Fantastic Four; Spider-Man; Nick Fury, Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D.
  4. 3. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: The Latest Gossip, Gags, and Gizmos From Your Bullpen To You! [February 1966]; Mighty Marvel Checklist
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Mighty Marvel Checklist
  5. 4. The Queen Commands
    Tales of Asgard
  6. 5. [Incredible Hulk Sweat Shirt; Spider-Man Pin-Up; Super-Hero Stationery Kit; Thor T-Shirt]
    Hulk Sweat Shirt; Spider-Man Pin-Up; Super-Hero Stationery Kit; Thor T-Shirt
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
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