(March 1966)

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

["Bruce Banner is the Hulk!"] (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Rick Jones
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils credit changed to Jack Kirby by Mark Evanier, who says (via the GCD Errors list, August 2009) "As far as I know, Kirby never did layouts at Marvel for a cover where someone else did the pencils." Original indexer had "Jack Kirby (layouts); John Romita (pencils)."

To Walk Amongst Men! (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:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; GUESTS: Henry Pym [Giant Man]; Janet Van Dyne [Wasp]; Lady Dorma; Vashti the Elder
Synopsis:
When earthquakes rock Atlantis, Namor heads to the surface to find out what is causing the mayhem. What he finds is a giant drill being utilized by Hank Pym as he searches for clues to the origins of life on Earth.
Reprints:

Bruce Banner Is the Hulk! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layouts); John Romita (pencils)
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Thunderbolt Ross; Betty Ross; Rick Jones; Glenn Talbot; VILLAINS: Executioner [Skurge]; King Arrkam
Synopsis:
The Hulk and the Executioner battle for the fate of the future earth and once the Asgardian is defeated, the Hulk returns back to his own time. Hounded by the military and thinking that Banner and the Hulk are dead, Rick tells Talbot the secret of the Hulk's alter ego.
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Indexer Notes

The story offers little in the way of explanation as to exactly why an immortal from Asgard is trying to conquer the future earth.

[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 Peter Mancuso, Patrick Draine, Michael Arden, Dan Leo, and Andy Booth. Includes a house ad for Fantasy Masterpieces #1.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Bruce Banner is the Hulk!"]
    The Hulk
  2. 1. To Walk Amongst Men!
    Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. Bruce Banner Is the Hulk!
    The Incredible Hulk
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mails to Astonish
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Kevin C
  • Alan Smith
  • Nick Caputo
  • Katie
  • Steve Jenner
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose