(January 1968)

Marvel, 1966 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; MCG
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Pounding Power of the Wrecker! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby; John Romita ? (alterations; see notes)
Inks:
Vince Colletta; John Verpoorten ? (alterations; see notes)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Donald Blake]; Sif; Balder; Wrecker [Dirk Garthwaite]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Per Nick Caputo: Thor is repositioned and Asgardians altered, likely by John Romita and John Verpoorten. Original stat of cover was used in an Italian reprint, as seen here

http://kirbymuseum.org/blogs/kirby/archives/216

Let There Be... Chaos! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Donald Blake]; Loki; Balder; Sif; Odin; Wrecker [Dirk Garthwaite] (introduction)(origin); Norn Queen [Karnilla]; Spider-Man (cameo on television)
Synopsis:
All the Asgardians on earth have their powers removed by Odin. Loki, trying to get power from Karnilla, accidentally creates the Wrecker who attacks Thor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Page 2, panels 2-4 of page 5, page 6, and panel 6 of page 7 is not reprinted in the Marvel Spectacular #19 reprint.

...And Finally: Black Bolt! (Table of Contents)

Inhumans / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Bolt (origin); Agon (Black Bolt's father) (introduction); Rynda (Black Bolt's mother) (introduction); Inhumans
Synopsis:
Agon and Rynda have altered their infant son's genetic pattern to give him the powers of levitation and electron manipulation, but they discover that he has a more dangerous and destructive power in his voice.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin of the Inhumans Part 3.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (2 illustrations)
Inks:
Vince Colletta (2 illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Rick Wood; Michael Cornell; the Whiz Book Store; Richard Paulenich

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Pounding Power of the Wrecker!
    Thor
  2. 1. Let There Be... Chaos!
    Thor
  3. 2. ...And Finally: Black Bolt!
    Inhumans
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • David Haglund
  • Dwayne Best
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Dwayne Best
  • Howard Kinyon
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Max Capp
  • Darrel McCann