The Avengers #3 [Regular Edition]
(January 1964)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
On-sale Date
1963-12-04
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1963 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:

The Hulk and Sub-Mariner vs. the Avengers! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers [superhero] / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Niresk Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Avengers Meet... Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 25 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Paul Reinman (credited as P. Reinman)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited as S. Rosen)

Job Number
X-525
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Thor [Don Blake]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; The Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Fantastic Four [The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; The Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; The X-Men [Angel [Warren Worthington III]; The Beast [Hank McCoy]; Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Professor X [Charles Xavier]]; Rick Jones; The Teen Brigade; Jane Foster
Synopsis
The Avengers feel responsible for the danger the Hulk may cause after he left the team in the previous issue. When they find the green Goliath a battle ensues. The Sub-Mariner learns of the Hulk's presence and after initially fighting each other Namor convinces the Hulk to join forces with him against the Avengers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Magic Art Reproducer; Norton Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Grayson Products’ Giant Kite / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Hypno-Coin (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Hypnotic Aids Supply Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Reward $11,750.00 (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Record Riot (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Hit Records / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Stamps; Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Mike Marvel System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

National Radio Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Hulk and Sub-Mariner vs. the Avengers!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["You've heard about it!"]
    Niresk Industries, Inc.
  3. 2. The Avengers Meet... Sub-Mariner!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. ["Draw any person in one minute!"]
    Magic Art Reproducer; Norton Products
  5. 4. ["You’ll have fun & thrills as this 7 foot giant zooms 500 ft. in 3 minutes!"]
    Grayson Products’ Giant Kite
  6. 5. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products
  7. 6. Hypno-Coin
    Hypnotic Aids Supply Co.
  8. 7. Reward $11,750.00
  9. 8. Record Riot
    Hit Records
  10. 9. ["Come on, fella grab this chance to make $1 to $5 weekly and win dandy prizes, too"]
    Grit
  11. 10. Stamps; Shop by Mail
  12. 11. ["A lifetime of fun, money, and friends - from amateur magic!"]
  13. 12. ["Boys! Men!"]
    Mike Marvel System
  14. 13. ["Learn radio-television electronics by practicing at home in your spare time"]
    National Radio Institute
  15. 14. ["Give me just one evening and I'll teach you to hypnotize easily!"]
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