(July 1969)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Crime-Master; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]
Reprints:

The Man in the Crime-Master's Mask! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Crime Master; Patch [Fredrick Foswell]; Green Goblin; May Parker; Betty Brandt; J. Jonah Jameson; Liz Allen; Flash Thompson; Mr. Davis (school principal)
Synopsis:
The Crime Master and the Green Goblin battle for control of organized crime.
Reprints:

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man figure taken from Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1, page 14;panel 2. The figure was later utilized for the 1965 Amazing Spider-Man T-Shirt.

At the Mercy of Loki, Prince of Evil! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
X-749

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Dr. Strange; Odin; Don Blake; Jane Foster; Heimdall; Loki; Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]][cameo);
Synopsis:
Thor is called to the aid of Doctor Strange, and as Dr. Blake saves his life after a crippling mystic attack. Loki takes advantage of a misunderstanding between Thor and Odin to come to Earth and kidnap Jane Foster. Thor finds Loki and defeats him, while a grateful Doctor Strange saves Jane.
Reprints:

Two More Triumphs for Marvel..! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

Script:
? (promo copy)
Pencils:
Herb Trimpe; Gene Colan
Inks:
Sam Grainger; Tom Palmer
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Nick Fury, Agent of SHIELD #13 and Doctor Strange #181 using their covers.

It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows! (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Spider-Man; Thor; Captain Marvel

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Spider-Man and Thor plastic pillows for $1.50 each and the Merry Marvel Marching Society Membership Kit for $1.00 each.

The Torch Goes Wild! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
X-605

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Rabble Rouser [Vitold Niyazov, later called Weinberg]; Prince Nagamo; Doris Evans (cameo); The Thing [Ben Grimm] (cameo); Invisible Girl [Sue Storm] (cameo); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (cameo)
Synopsis:
A demagogue drums up public opinion against the Torch, as part of a communist plot against an American ally. The Torch regains the public trust by stopping him and using his own mind control devices to turn him to the American side.
Reprints:

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Man in the Crime-Master's Mask!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. At the Mercy of Loki, Prince of Evil!
    Thor
  5. 4. Two More Triumphs for Marvel..!
  6. 5. It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows!
  7. 6. The Torch Goes Wild!
    Human Torch
  8. 7. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up
    Human Torch
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