(August 1964)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1964-05-05
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Printer
The Eastern Color Printing Co., Waterbury, Conn.
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1964 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:

The Coming of Colossus (Table of Contents)

Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
No matter how big you are, Giant-Man, I am far bigger!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Colossus
Reprints

The Coming of... Colossus (Table of Contents: 1)

Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Dick Ayers (credited)
Inks
Paul Reinman (credited as P. Reinman)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited as Art Simek)

Job Number
X-723
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Somewhere in the canyons of New York is the high-ceilinged penthouse lab of...
Feature Logo
Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
Genre
superhero
Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Colossus
Synopsis
Captain America drops in on Giant-Man and the Wasp and asks them if they could look into reports of a gigantic being that has been spotted; Giant-Man and the Wasp agree to investigate and they travel to Africa where the reports are emanating from.
Reprints
Keywords
Africa; Bora-Buru

The Magician and the Maiden! (Table of Contents: 2)

Wasp / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited) (plot); Larry Lieber (credited) (script)
Pencils
Larry Lieber (credited)
Inks
Larry Lieber (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited as S. Rosen)

Job Number
X-698
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Most big game hunters have trophy rooms...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Magician [Lee Guardineer]; Henry Pym; Cameo: Porcupine; Human Top; Black Knight (pictures of them on the wall)
Synopsis
Escaping from prison, the Magician seeks revenge against the Wasp and targets her at a fashion show featuring Wasp-inspired clothing.
Reprints
Keywords
cybernetic transmitter; opto-ray magnifying glasses
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Coming of Colossus
    Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
  2. 1. The Coming of... Colossus
    Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
  3. 2. The Magician and the Maiden!
    Wasp
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