(11 May 1968)

IPC, 1968 Series
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Volume:
?
Price:
0/7 [0-0-7 GBP]
Pages:
1
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Odhams Press Ltd
Brand:
?
Editing:
Alf Wallace [as Alf]; ? [as Bart]; Stan Lee [Original editor]
Color:
Colour Cover, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
9.25" x 13"
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

Cover story is continued in color on the back cover


Earth is Out of Bounds (Table of Contents)

Your Pow! Short Story / cover / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
The paranoia of scientists prevents a spaceship returning to Earth out of fear of deadly germs from an alien life form. But the fear of the scientists has denied Earth the cure for all diseases.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

On front and back outside covers.

The original Marvel story has been retitled and re-edited by the UK editors from 5 pages into 2. The source is 'Earth is Off-Limits!' from Strange Tales (1951 series) #109 (June 1963).

Page one consists of:
#109 - Page 1,2 (except panel 4) and Page 3 (panels 1,2 and 4 only)

Page two consists of:
#109 - Page 3 (panel 5 only), Page 4 and Page 5.

Bring Back My Goblin To Me [Part Two] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee [Original editor]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Goblin; Crime-Master; Frederick Foswell
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Marvel reprints were usually split into weekly segments with redesigned layouts from the source material.

Lulu Crashes The Painting Lesson (Table of Contents)

The Tiddlers and the Dolls / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Leo Baxendale
Pencils:
Leo Baxendale
Inks:
Leo Baxendale
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Lulu; Engelbert
Synopsis:
School based humor strip in the style of "The Swots and the Blots."

Is It The End Of Dr. Morg? (Table of Contents)

Experiment X / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Ed Feito
Pencils:
Ed Feito
Inks:
Ed Feito
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Dr. Morg; Satan the cat
Synopsis:
Scientist Dr. Morg is reduced to a six-inch midget following exposure to a meteorite.

Indexer Notes

Ongoing weekly strip

Rotten Luck For A Bad Egg (Table of Contents)

Georgie's Germs / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Cyril Price
Pencils:
Cyril Price
Inks:
Cyril Price
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
Comic exploits of Georgie's germs.

Indexer Notes

Ongoing weekly strip

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Pow Wow / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Reader's letters to editors Alf and Bart.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

News From the Floor of 64 / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Keywords:
editorial

Indexer Notes

In the style of Marvel Bullpen Bulletin

New Dinky Book Of Cars (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

A Pow! Special Gallery Of Super-Villains (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko; Jack Kirby
Inks:
Steve Ditko; ?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Scorpion; The Looter; Kraven the Hunter; The Frightful Four; Dr. Doom; The Dragon Man

Indexer Notes

Two-page feature highlighting foes of Spider-Man and The Fantastic Four.

No Hands - No Sixpence! (Table of Contents)

"For My Next Trick!" / activity / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Make the scene with a Tonibell Miniball - the fun way to eat ice cream! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Wet As A Fish (Table of Contents)

Sammy Shrink / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
The adventures of tiny Sammy.

Indexer Notes

Ongoing weekly humor strip

["..that Davy drinks four gallons of water within an hour - walking..."] (Table of Contents)

Dare-a-Day Davy / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Ken Reid
Pencils:
Ken Reid
Inks:
Ken Reid
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Jean Pyle; Percival C. Puddleton; Bert Blogwort; Vernon the vulture
Synopsis:
Against the good advice of his will-power "Willie" Davey finds himself tempted by his inner demons to perform outrageous dares.

Indexer Notes

Ongoing weekly humor strip

Wards great new Grand Prix high performance shoes! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Escape From Dungeon Of Doom (Table of Contents)

The Two Faces of Janus / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ayhau
Inks:
Ayhau
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Janus; Mephisto; The Master
Synopsis:
Janus' evil face is the result of a curse by a jungle witchdoctor.

Indexer Notes

Ongoing weekly adventure strip

The Ancient Egg Caper (Table of Contents)

The Cloak / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Higgs
Pencils:
Mike Higgs
Inks:
Mike Higgs
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
humour
Characters:
Fred Krone; Prof. Poppingham; Dino the Dinosaur;

Indexer Notes

Conclusion of the ongoing story.

Death of a Hero! (Table of Contents)

The Fantastic Four / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee [original editor]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic; The Thing; The Human Torch; Invisible Girl]; The Invincible Man; Franklin Storm
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Conclusion of the story.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Earth is Out of Bounds
    Your Pow! Short Story
  2. 1. Bring Back My Goblin To Me [Part Two]
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Lulu Crashes The Painting Lesson
    The Tiddlers and the Dolls
  4. 3. Is It The End Of Dr. Morg?
    Experiment X
  5. 4. Rotten Luck For A Bad Egg
    Georgie's Germs
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Pow Wow
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    News From the Floor of 64
  8. 7. New Dinky Book Of Cars
  9. 8. A Pow! Special Gallery Of Super-Villains
  10. 9. No Hands - No Sixpence!
    "For My Next Trick!"
  11. 10. Make the scene with a Tonibell Miniball - the fun way to eat ice cream!
  12. 11. Wet As A Fish
    Sammy Shrink
  13. 12. ["..that Davy drinks four gallons of water within an hour - walking..."]
    Dare-a-Day Davy
  14. 13. Wards great new Grand Prix high performance shoes!
  15. 14. Escape From Dungeon Of Doom
    The Two Faces of Janus
  16. 15. The Ancient Egg Caper
    The Cloak
  17. 16. Death of a Hero!
    The Fantastic Four
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