The X-Men #59 [Regular Edition]
(August 1969)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.15 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Last X-Man (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Tom Palmer ?; Neal Adams ?
Colors:
Neal Adams ?
Letters:
Neal Adams

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Cyclops; Sentinels
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Disputed inker credit--Tom Palmer per Steve Whitaker, Carl Gafford, Bob Ford (uncertain) and Nick Caputo (uncertain); Neal Adams per the original indexer. Also crediting Adams with inks are The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Olshevsky 1987), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Ward 1994), and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Vandal et al. 2009).

Sources for letters credit are The Marvel Comics Index, The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (1987), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (1994), and Official Index to the Marvel Universe.

Do or Die, Baby! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont (plot assist, uncredited); Roy Thomas (plot, script)
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Tom Palmer
Colors:
Neal Adams
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]]; GUESTS: Havok [Alex Summers]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Toad [Mortimer Toynbee]; VILLAINS: Larry Trask; Judge Chalmers; Sentinels; CAMEOS: Unus [Gunther Bain]; Blob [Fred Dukes]; Mastermind [Jason Wyngarde]; CAMEO: Karl Lykos [Sauron](1st)
Synopsis:
With Larry Trask revealed to be a mutant, the Sentinels refuse to obey him any more as they continue to capture mutants and prepare to kill them. Cyclops, Jean and Beast mount an offensive to rescue their captured friends. Cyke, Jean and Hank disguise themselves as Quicksilver, Scarlet Witch and Toad as they battle the Sentinels. Cyclops tricks the Sentinels into flying into the sun. They rescue Havok but he is injured.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Sources for particularization of script credits are The Marvel Comics Index (Olshevsky 1981), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Olshevsky 1987), The Official Marvel Index to the X-Men (Ward 1994), and Official Index to the Marvel Universe (Vandal et al. 2009).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mutant Mail-Box / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Last X-Man
    X-Men
  2. 1. Do or Die, Baby!
    X-Men
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mutant Mail-Box
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