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(January 1968)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
On-sale date:
1967-10-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group; MCG
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

Issue Notes

On Sale Date from the publication date reported to the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 22, Part 2, Periodicals, January-December 1968. Copyright number B474895. Copyright given to Vista Publications, Inc., Marvel Comics Group.


When the Monster Wakes! (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Lord of the Living Lightning
Reprints:

When the Monster Wakes! (Table of Contents)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; GUESTS: Betty Ross; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; VILLAIN: Lord of the Living Lightning
Synopsis:
With the military base under control of the Lord of the Living Lightning and the threat of a deadly missile barrage looming, it is up to the Hulk and Talbot to retake the instillation and beat back the Living Lightning troops; The Hulk succeeds in stopping his foe but has to blow up the military base to do it.
Reprints:

When Falls the Holocaust! (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin
Pencils:
Dan Adkins
Inks:
Dan Adkins
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino [as LP Gregory]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Warlord Seth
Synopsis:
Namor awakens in the ruins of Atlantis only to find that his army has taken off to start a war with the surface world; They plan on activating their latest and most dangerous weapon, the Hurricane Inducer, but the machine has not been tested and Namor fears that it will cause great harm to friend and foe alike; With his subjects already thinking him a traitor for allying with the piratical Plunderer, Namor doesn't do his tarnished rep any favors when he is caught destroying the Atlantean's most powerful weapon; With the inducer destroyed, the Atlanteans decide to return home.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Marie Severin; Bill Everett
Pencils:
Frank Giacoia; Vince Colletta
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from Michael Conlan, Steve Finkelstein, Mark Tanner, and Paris Peet. Includes images from earlier issues.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. When the Monster Wakes!
    Hulk
  2. 1. When the Monster Wakes!
    The Incredible Hulk
  3. 2. When Falls the Holocaust!
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mails to Astonish
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Alan Smith
  • Nick Caputo
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Per Sandell
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose