Journey into Mystery #94 [Regular Edition]
(July 1963)

Marvel, 1952 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1963-05-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Atlas Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in U. S. Copyright Office filings.

Distributed to newstands in May 1963. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.


See Mighty Thor and Evil Loki Unite, to Battle the Human Race (Table of Contents)

The Mighty Thor! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Any man who lifts his hand against Loki, will have to battle Thor as well!!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor [Doctor Donald Blake]; Loki
Reprints

Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Mighty Thor! / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Robert Bernstein (script) [as R. Berns]
Pencils
Joe Sinnott
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
X-228
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Look, Loki!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor [Doctor Donald Blake]; Loki; Heimdall; Odin
Synopsis
Loki uses his magic to cause Thor's hammer to hit his head, turning him evil. Thor frees Loki, and the two terrorize Earth until the other Asgardians arrange for another blow to the head to reverse the change.
Reprints
Keywords
chromosomatic gland; Eiffel Tower; Leaning Tower of Pisa; Taj Mahal; uru manacles

Indexer Notes

Job number formerly incorrectly listed at X-328 by Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Bird Talk (Table of Contents: 2)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Job Number
[K-424]
First Line of Dialogue or Text
All the kids on the block were getting parakeets.
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Tony Tipple; Skeets Mulligan; Toodles Murphy
Synopsis
A meeting with a strange man gives a boy an unusual way of getting a pet bird, talking to birds.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Text story with illustration. Story title is from The Mighty Thor Comics Index #5 by George Olshevsky.

Dinner Time on Deimos! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Larry Lieber
Inks
Larry Lieber
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He thought the grass was greener on the other guys' planet!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Laird Benedict
Synopsis
In the future, Earth is overpopulated, and even the very rich must work an hour on a farm each week to produce enough food. A rich man leaves Earth and finds a sparsely-populated and fertile planet to live on. He discovers that the plants are actually predatory, and that the few peaceful inhabitants are so short of food that he must work eight hours a day to feed himself.
Reprints
Keywords
Deimos; space travel

The Gentle Old Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-308
First Line of Dialogue or Text
He was the sort of tenant that a landlord like "Greedy" Grundy dreamed about!
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Gregory "Greedy" Grundy
Synopsis
A greedy landlord is captured by a time traveler who maintains a collection of 'dolls' consisting of miniaturized heartless people from different eras.
Reprints
Keywords
time travel

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. See Mighty Thor and Evil Loki Unite, to Battle the Human Race
    The Mighty Thor!
  2. 1. Thor and Loki Attack the Human Race!
    The Mighty Thor!
  3. 2. Bird Talk
  4. 3. Dinner Time on Deimos!
  5. 4. The Gentle Old Man!
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