(1967)

Marvel, 1967 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Aside from Casper, which is a partial reprint from a Harvey comic, the rest of the issue, including ads, was produced in-house by Marvel staff. Indicia reads: "published by the American Broadcasting Company" and "prepared and edited by Magazine Management Company." Available via mail-order.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Fantastic; Fantastic Four, King Kong, Casper, Spider-Man, George of the Jungle, Journey to the Center of the Earth (vignettes) / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby ?; Larry Lieber ?
Inks:
Frank Giacoia ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Cover includes background images with art by Jack Kirby/Joe Sinnott (Fantastic Four); Spider-Man (John Romita); Casper (Ernie Colon?); George of the Jungle (Bill Everett?; Sol Brodsky?); Journey to the Center of the Earth (Paul Reinman) and King Kong (John Verpoorten?)

Saturday Spectacular on ABC (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
John Romita; John Verpoorten ?
Inks:
John Romita; John Verpoorten ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

inside front cover promoting ABC's saturday morning line-up. Spider-Man image by Romita.

The Flying Horse (Table of Contents)

Casper / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ernie Colon ?
Inks:
Ernie Colon ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
children
Reprints:
  • Edited reprint from comic-book series The Friendly Ghost, Casper (Harvey, 1958 Series) http://www.comics.org/series/11642/

    Full story reprinted in The Ultimate Casper Comics Collection (iBooks, 2005, Random House, 2005)

Prisoners of the Pharaoh (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Edited version of Fantastic Four # 19.

The Birth of a Super-Hero (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Edited version of Amazing Spider-Man #42.

Cowboy in Africa (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
Inks:
John Tartglione; Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Promo for ABC TV show.

The Second Hundred Years (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
John Verpoorten ?
Inks:
John Verpoorten ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Indexer Notes

Promo for ABC TV show.

Custer/Batman (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Promo for two ABC TV shows: Custer and Batman.

Off To See The Wizard (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
John Verpoorten ?
Inks:
John Verpoorten ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

promo for ABC-TV show.

[The People of the Styx] (Table of Contents)

Journey To the Center of the Earth / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Paul Reinman
Inks:
Paul Reinman ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Characters:
Dr. Lindenbrook (first appearance); Cindy (first appearance); Alec (first appearance); Lars (first appearance); Count Sacknussem (first appearance; villain); Torg (first appearance; villain)

Indexer Notes

adapted from TV cartoon

[Kong Joins the Circus] (Table of Contents)

King Kong / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Verpoorten ?; Sol Brodsky ?
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Characters:
King Kong (first appearance); Bobby Bond (first appearance); Mr. Bond (first appearance); Miss Bond (first appearance); P. T. Bunkum (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

(adapted from TV cartoon)

[Shep's Burial Ground] (Table of Contents)

George of the Jungle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Everett ?; Sol Brodsky ?
Inks:
Bill Everett ?; Sol Brodsky ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Jean Izzo

Genre:
jungle; humor
Characters:
George of the Jungle (first appearance); Ursula (first appearance); Shep (first appearance; an elephant)

Indexer Notes

next app. in GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE #1 (Gold Key)

Sunday is Fun Day (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Verpoorten ?; John Tartaglione ?
Inks:
John Verpoorten ?; John Tartaglione ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover promo for ABC's Sunday children's programs.

The Flying Nun (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
John Tartaglione
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

inside back cover advertising ABC show.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Fantastic; Fantastic Four, King Kong, Casper, Spider-Man, George of the Jungle, Journey to the Center of the Earth (vignettes)
  2. 1. Saturday Spectacular on ABC
  3. 2. The Flying Horse
    Casper
  4. 3. Prisoners of the Pharaoh
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. The Birth of a Super-Hero
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. Cowboy in Africa
  7. 6. The Second Hundred Years
  8. 7. Custer/Batman
  9. 8. Off To See The Wizard
  10. 9. [The People of the Styx]
    Journey To the Center of the Earth
  11. 10. [Kong Joins the Circus]
    King Kong
  12. 11. [Shep's Burial Ground]
    George of the Jungle
  13. 12. Sunday is Fun Day
  14. 13. The Flying Nun
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