(November 1964)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1964-08-11
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1964 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

Death of a Hero! (Table of Contents)

The Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Invincible Man; Reed Richards; Sue Storm; Johnny Storm; The Thing
Reprints

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

American Body Building Club / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Death of a Hero! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fantastic Four / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited as S. Rosen)

Job Number
X-801
First Line of Dialogue or Text
As our great book-length tale begins, we find the brilliant Reed Richards once again attempting to change the Thing back to human form... permanently!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Skrulls (villain); Franklin Storm (death); Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Alicia Masters; Mary Storm; Super-Skrull [Kl'rt]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

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

Franklin and Mary Storm are the parents of Sue and Johnny Storm.

More Triumphs for Marvel..! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Tales of Suspense; Tales to Astonish / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Commercial Trades Institute / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

My Secret New Dynaflex Method (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Famous Military Medals (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Empire Mdsg. Co. Reproduction Medals / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Stamps; Shop by Mail] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

More Triumphs for Marvel..! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

The Avengers [superhero]; Daredevil [Marvel]; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[Stamps; Shop by Mail] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fantastic 4 Fan Page / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Inks
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Fantastic 4 Fan Page
Characters
Mr. Fantastic; Human Torch; Invisible Girl; Thing
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Steve Kark, John Lasruk, Isabelle Kamishlian & J. Geoffrey Magnus, Geroge R. R. Martin (future science fiction & fantasy writer), Joe Hartlaub, Chris Lampton, Ronn Foss (well-known 1960s comic fandom member), Billy Davis, John Roberge, Stewart Turner, and Clayton Donahue; includes Special Announcements Section.

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

Mr. Victor Mason / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

NRI Training / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Famous Artists Schools Studio / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Death of a Hero!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["Brother, can you spare a dime 10¢?"]
    American Body Building Club
  3. 2. Death of a Hero!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. More Triumphs for Marvel..!
    Spider-Man; Tales of Suspense; Tales to Astonish
  5. 4. ["Amazing new home training plan in auto repairing"]
    Commercial Trades Institute
  6. 5. My Secret New Dynaflex Method
    Mike Marvel System
  7. 6. ["Reward $11,750.00 for this coin!"]
  8. 7. ["Live seahorses $1 each"]
  9. 8. Famous Military Medals
    Empire Mdsg. Co. Reproduction Medals
  10. 9. [Stamps; Shop by Mail]
  11. 10. More Triumphs for Marvel..!
    The Avengers [superhero]; Daredevil [Marvel]; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos
  12. 11. [Stamps; Shop by Mail]
  13. 12. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  14. 13. ["Will you work Saturday mornings for $5.00 to $20.00 extra?"]
    Mr. Victor Mason
  15. 14. ["Look, fellows!"]
    Grit
  16. 15. ["Make $3 to $5 an hour starting soon"]
    NRI Training
  17. 16. ["He's looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists Schools Studio
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