(April 1949)

Marvel, 1939 Series
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Volume:
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
?
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comic [round logo]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Full Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U.S. (through about early 1944, narrower thereafter)
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
Monthly (through July 1944, variable thereafter)

["Come any closer, Torch -- and I'll shut off the electro-magnet -- it looks as though Dizzy Daze wins at last!"] (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mike Sekowsky
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Jim Hammond]; Dizzy Daze
Reprints:
Keywords:
helicopters; horseshoe magnets

Indexer Notes

Inks credits originally given to Mike Sekowsky in error (per Tony Isabella, March 30, 2006)

Trapped By Dizzy Daze (Table of Contents)

Human Torch / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bob Oksner ?
Inks:
Bob Oksner ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sun Girl (guest-star); Dizzy Daze (villain, introduction); Monk Mayhem (villain, introduction); Human Torch [Jim Hammond]
Synopsis:
Dizzy Daze steals a diamond and when Torch and Sun Girl attempt to apprehend him, Daze places Sun Girl under a magnet of his aircraft and tells Torch to sell the diamond back for a million dollars or he'll drop Sun Girl. Torch does as he says but burns the check once he has given it to him. Daze drops Sun Girl, but Torch catches her and apprehends Daze.

Terror at Sea (Table of Contents)

Sub-Mariner / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Everett
Pencils:
Bill Everett
Inks:
Bill Everett
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Namora (guest-star); Betty Dean (guest-star); Captain Forrest (villain, introduction)

The Statue That Came to Life (Table of Contents)

Venus / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jim Mooney ?
Inks:
Jim Mooney ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero; fantasy-supernatural; romance
Characters:
Apollo (guest-star); Leda (guest-star); Juno (guest-star); Luck (introduction); Dick Drake (introduction); Frank Foster (introduction)
Reprints:

Man Trap (Table of Contents)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Death Waits a Million Years (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Golden Girl (guest-star); Tyranno (a tyrannosaurus, villain, introduction, death); Prof. Rangely (introduction, death); Maggie La Fable (introduction)

Alone With a Killer (Table of Contents)

Blonde Phantom / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Carl Burgos
Inks:
Carl Burgos
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Strongo (villain, introduction); Mr. King (villain, introduction)

Indexer Notes

Next appearance in The Sensational She-Hulk (Marvel, 1989 series) #4

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Come any closer, Torch -- and I'll shut off the electro-magnet -- it looks as though Dizzy Daze wins at last!"]
    Human Torch
  2. 1. Trapped By Dizzy Daze
    Human Torch
  3. 2. Terror at Sea
    Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. The Statue That Came to Life
    Venus
  5. 4. Man Trap
  6. 5. Death Waits a Million Years
    Captain America
  7. 6. Alone With a Killer
    Blonde Phantom
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