(September 1981)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860245009
Editing:
Jim Salicrup; Bob Budiansky (assistant editor); Jim Shooter (Editor in Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Crisis in the Inner City! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Keith Pollard (signed)
Inks:
Keith Pollard (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor

Grief More Than a God May Bear (Table of Contents)

Thor / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Doug Moench
Pencils:
Keith Pollard (layouts); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks:
Gene Day
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Jimmy Sayers (introduction, death); Mrs. Sayers; Simmons; Capt. Oakland; Dr. Lionel Jeffries
Synopsis:
Thor stops a riot after a boy is mistakenly shot by police and rushed to the clinic where Dr. Blake works.
Reprints:

A Call To Arms! (Table of Contents)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald; Ralph Macchio
Pencils:
Keith Pollard (layouts); Gene Day (finished art)
Inks:
Gene Day
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
fantasy-supernatural
Characters:
Odin; Balder; Frigga; Krista; Nanna; Valkyries [Valtrauta; Grimgerta; Hildegarde]; Hugin; Munin
Synopsis:
Thor gathers his Valkyries together to begin his plan to retake Valhalla from Hela. First the Valkyries must find a new body to fill the spot of the missing Brunnhilda.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Crossover with Defenders (Marvel, 1972 series) #94.

Hot-Tempered Triumph! (Table of Contents)

Human Torch; Hostess / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Chic Stone?
Inks:
Chic Stone?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Jim Salicrup
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Ray Foliente, Gilbert Arzola, Charles Haskell, Brian Friend and John Wilcox.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Crisis in the Inner City!
    Thor
  2. 1. Grief More Than a God May Bear
    Thor
  3. 2. A Call To Arms!
    Tales of Asgard
  4. 3. Hot-Tempered Triumph!
    Human Torch; Hostess
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
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