(April 1969)

Marvel, 1965 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Original entry for Editor was Roy Thomas but comic lists Stan Lee.


The Ever-Fabulous F.F. vs. the X-Men! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Herb Cooper

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Invisible Girl; Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; X-Men [Angel; Marvel Girl; Beast; Iceman; Cyclops]; Awesome Android
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Don Heck; Larry Lieber; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Chic Stone; Dick Ayers; Larry Lieber; Steve Ditko
Letters:
?

Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Thing; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Crystal]; Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Dr. Strange; The Watcher

Indexer Notes

inside front cover. Credits include Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Sol Brodsky, John Verpoorten, Stan Goldberg, Morrie Kuramoto, Gary Friedrich and Irving Forbush.

We Have to Fight the X-Men! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
X-686

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing]; Alicia Masters; X-Men [Cyclops; Marvel Girl; Angel; Iceman; Beast]; Mad Thinker; Awesome Android; Puppet Master
Synopsis:
Puppet Master makes a model of Professor X and commands him to send the X-Men after the FF; when Xavier regains control of his senses, the Mad Thinker sends in his Android to finish off both teams.
Reprints:

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith] (signed)
Inks:
Herb Trimpe (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen ? (logo)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Ka-Zar

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Marvel Super-Heroes #19 using the cover.

Suspected of Murder! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Job Number:
X-782 (A)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanova]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan; Avengers [Thor; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Sergei Amkov
Synopsis:
When Tony Stark is unable to remove his armor without endangering his life, Iron Man is accused of murdering Stark. The Black Widow sends Hawkeye to steal Stark corporate secrets, but while he is gone, she is abducted and sent back behind the Iron Curtain.
Reprints:

The Sun-Stealer! (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Watcher / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils:
Larry Lieber
Inks:
Larry Lieber
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Art Simek
Job Number:
X-693

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Watcher [Uatu]
Synopsis:
The Watcher must save Earth from an alien without breaking his vow of non-interference.
Reprints:

You'll Blow Your Mind! (Table of Contents)

Not Brand Echh / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
? (promo copy)
Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Marie Severin
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Frankenstein; the Bulk; Spidey-Man; Forbush-Man; Sunk-Mariner; Scaredevil; Dr. Bloom Silver Burper; Charlie America; Ironed Man; the Mighty Sore; Thung

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Not Brand Echh #12 reprinting the cover.

Beware...Tiboro! The Tyrant of the Sixth Dimension! (Table of Contents)

Dr. Strange / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Don Rico
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original story)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange; Dr. Green (scientist); Schuyler (scientist); Mr. James (producer, "The Twelth Hour" TV show); The Ancient One; Tiboro
Synopsis:
Dr. Strange refuses to appear on a television show that regularly debunks magic as mere superstition, but when staffers from the show are kidnapped into another dimension ruled by the tyrant Tiboro, Strange agrees to help bring them back.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Ever-Fabulous F.F. vs. the X-Men!
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. We Have to Fight the X-Men!
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. Another Marvel Masterpiece
    Ka-Zar
  5. 4. Suspected of Murder!
    Iron Man
  6. 5. The Sun-Stealer!
    Tales of the Watcher
  7. 6. You'll Blow Your Mind!
    Not Brand Echh
  8. 7. Beware...Tiboro! The Tyrant of the Sixth Dimension!
    Dr. Strange
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