(July 1970)

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:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Spidey... Cornered by Kraven the Hunter! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Marie Severin
Inks:
Sam Grainger ?; Joe Sinnott ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Kraven
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Possible Grainger or Sinnott inks per Nick Caputo, Aug 2012.

The Thrill of the Hunt! (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Kraven; Spider-Man; Betty Brant; May Parker; Anna Watson; Gwen Stacy; Harry Osborn; Jonah Jameson; Frederick Foswell
Synopsis:
Kraven dresses up as Spider-Man and harasses J. Jonah Jameson to get Spider-Man to come out for a re-match of their last fight.
Reprints:

The Sub-Mariner Must Be Stopped! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
X-772

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Sub-Mariner [Namor McKenzie]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm] (cameo); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo)
Reprints:

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: Candid Comments Calculated to Amuse and Confuse You! [July 1970]; Stan Lee's Soapbox (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
? (promo copy); Stan Lee
Pencils:
various
Inks:
various
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes information on the returning Chic Stone and Vince Colletta and the titles they will be working on, Jack Kirby will writing and drawing the Inhumans series, Marie Severin is back to working on comics again, Don Heck will be working on Iron Man and a new version of Dr. Strange, Stan details the time involved in putting together the average comic and a very small reprint of the cover to Thor #177 and Sgt. Fury #79.

The Trial of the Gods! (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Balder; Jane Foster; Loki; Enchantress; Executioner; Yagg (introduction)(death); The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp] (cameo); Rick Jones (cameo); Daredevil (cameo); Frightful Four [Wizard; Medusa; Trapster; Sandman] (cameo)
Synopsis:
Odin sends Thor and Loki to Skornheim to endure a trial which will show which one of his sons is lying to him; Against Odin's decree, Loki uses magic to escape the traps of the enchanted land while Thor has to rely on brawn and sheer will.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story takes place at the same time as Daredevil #7 and Fantastic Four #38. First appearance of the land of Skornheim.

The Mighty Marvel Checklist (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
? (promo copy)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Marvel checklist for comics on sale right now! Comics listed with a synopsis are Fantastic Four #100, Spider-Man #86, Silver Surfer #17, Thor #177, Avengers #77, Captain America #127, Hulk #129, Captain Marvel #21, Iron Man #27, Sub-Mariner #27, Daredevil #65, Chamber of Darkness #5, Sgt. Fury #79, Marvel Super-Heroes #27, Marvel Tales #27, Marvel's Greatest Comics #27, and Tower of Shadows #6.

Marvelmania (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Silver Surfer; Spider-Man; Thor; Daredevil; Dr. Doom

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Marvelmania membership kit using a small version of the Poster and Decals that came with the membership.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Spidey... Cornered by Kraven the Hunter!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Thrill of the Hunt!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Sub-Mariner Must Be Stopped!
    Human Torch and Thing
  4. 3. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: Candid Comments Calculated to Amuse and Confuse You! [July 1970]; Stan Lee's Soapbox
  5. 4. The Trial of the Gods!
    Thor
  6. 5. The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  7. 6. Marvelmania
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