(August 1973)

Marvel, 1973 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.20 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
8 times a year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas; Irene Vartanoff ? (reprint editor)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

The Power of Hercules! The Hordes of Pluto! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Hercules
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Indexer Notes

Saladino credit per Nick Caputo. Previous indexer credited Artie Simek. Cover may be taken from an unaltered stat.

"The Power of Pluto!" (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:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Odin; Seidring; Hercules; Pluto; Balder; Hyppolita; Volstagg
Synopsis:
Thor recovers from his injuries last issue and goes looking for a rematch with Hercules who has been tricked into signing a contract with Pluto.
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The Challenge! (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 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:
FEATURE: Thor; GUEST: Princess Rinda (I); VILLAINS: King Hymir (I); Loki
Synopsis:
On a diplomatic mission, Loki convinces King Hymir to put Thor to a deadly test where failure means slavery to the evil king.
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Indexer Notes

First appearance of Princess Rinda and King Hymir. A new caption is written to explain the ongoing storyline that was last reprinted in Special Marvel Edition.

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: More Miniaturized Mouthfuls of Marvel-out Mutterings! [August 1973] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

FOOM (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Foom / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Power of Hercules! The Hordes of Pluto!
    Thor
  2. 1. "The Power of Pluto!"
    Thor
  3. 2. The Challenge!
    Tales of Asgard
  4. 3. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: More Miniaturized Mouthfuls of Marvel-out Mutterings! [August 1973]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. FOOM
    Foom
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Darrel McCann