(April 1971)

Marvel, 1967 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
quarterly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US format then standard modern US format
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound (#12-31) then saddle-stitched (#32-105)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

In the Hands of Ultimo! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Sal Buscema
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ultimo; Daredevil

Indexer Notes

Art credits from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (14 January 2005); the original indexer credited John Romita ? with both pencils and inks.

And Men Shall Call Him...Ox ! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Daredevil; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Ox; Ox II [Dr. Karl Stragg] (introduction; death)
Synopsis:
The Ox is convinced by his cellmate, Dr. Karl Stragg, that if the two can escape, the good doctor will make Ox smarter; Stragg double-crosses the Ox and switches bodies with the brute; DD tracks down the new and improved Ox only to defeat him permanently.
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The Silent Giant (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Lieber
Pencils:
Sol Brodsky
Inks:
Sol Brodsky
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Ben
Synopsis:
An old hermit becomes enraged that the nearby redwood tree will outlive him, but when he dies the tree transforms its friend into an immortal redwood too.
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Indexer Notes

Writer & penciller credit by Barry Pearl; originally listed Stan Lee (plot) & Larry Lieber (pencils). Daredevil "introduces" story.

Ultimo Lives! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan [as Adam Austin]
Inks:
Jack Abel [as Gary Michaels]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Mandarin; Ultimo; Senator Harrington Byrd
Synopsis:
While Iron Man fights the Mandarin and his Ultimo robot, senator Byrd closes down Stark Industries.
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Crescendo! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel [as Gary Michaels]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Ultimo; Mandarin; Senator Harrington Byrd
Synopsis:
Iron Man defeats Ultimo by tricking the monstrous android into setting off a long-dormant volcano! The Mandarin believes Tony Stark is dead, and vows Ultimo will live again. Shellhead steals a Commie jet and narrowly avoids getting shot down by US fighters. But on returning home, he discovers to his horror that Senator Byrd has not taken his failure to show at the sub-committee investigation lightly...
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Indexer Notes

Part 3 of 3. The Mandarin would return 7 months later in TALES OF SUSPENSE #84 (December 1966); Ultimo would eventually return in IRON MAN #69 (August 1974), though his true origins would not be revealed until IRON MAN #23-25 (December 1999-February 2000).

The Iron Warrior (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Ray Holloway
Job Number:
X-147

Characters:
Merlin; King Arthur; Black Knight (animated suit of armor); Sir Mogard (Intro)
Synopsis:
A knight of King Arthur's court resents the favor shown Merlin and so challenges him to a battle. Merlin's champion, a black knight, wins the competition. The envious knight still sneers at Merlin and claims he has no true magic powers, but Merlin makes a mystic pass and the empty suit of armor falls in pieces upon the ground.
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Indexer Notes

Iron Man "introduces" story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. In the Hands of Ultimo!
    Iron Man; Daredevil
  2. 1. And Men Shall Call Him...Ox !
    Daredevil
  3. 2. The Silent Giant
  4. 3. Ultimo Lives!
    Iron Man
  5. 4. Crescendo!
    Iron Man
  6. 5. The Iron Warrior
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Kevin C
  • Darrel McCann
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Lou Mougin
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Merlin Haas
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Andrew Krieg
  • Jack Patton
  • Max Capp
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Darrel McCann