(February 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
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
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Here Is... Attuma!; The Humanoid Horde Strikes! (Table of Contents)

Giant-Man; Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Attuma; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Leader [Samuel Sterns]; Humanoids
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When Attuma Strikes! (Table of Contents: 1)

Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Leon Lazarus
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
When is an ant not an ant?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]; VILLAINS: Attuma; Atlanteans
Synopsis
When Hank snaps at Jan for making a clumsy error during an experiment, she tearfully decides to get away from his abuse and take a trip. When her plane is captured in Attuma's latest bid for surface world conquest, a remorseful Giant-Man comes to the rescue.
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Keywords
aqua-scope; robotron

Indexer Notes

Reprint and correct writer credit from Rob Allen. Attuma appears here after being defeated by Namor in Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #33.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

The Merry Marvel Marching Society / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Horde of Humanoids! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Incredible Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
George Roussos [as George Bell]
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Did you bring me the tranquilizer pills I asked for, general?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Betty Ross; Rick Jones; VILLAINS: Leader [Samuel Sterns]; Humanoids; CAMEOS: Chameleon; Lyndon Johnson
Synopsis
Banner has been jailed as a traitor and is popping tranquilizers to keep himself from turning into the Hulk. Rick goes right to the commander in chief to tell the prez Banner's secret and to ask for his release. Much to Talbot's chagrin, the president orders Bruce's release and the two are sent to Astra Island to oversee testing of Banner's absorbatron which has the power to soak up a nuclear blast. Figuring that one Humanoid was not enough, the Leader sends a horde of them to Astra where they battle with the Hulk.
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Keywords
absorbatron

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

Mails to Astonish / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Carl and Steve, My brother and I are faithful readers of all Marvel comics, but we...
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Indexer Notes

Letters from Yvonne Jacobs, Gary Fox, Paul Shirley, Bernard Garner Jr, and Philip Gibson. Includes Special Announcements Section and The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Here Is... Attuma!; The Humanoid Horde Strikes!
    Giant-Man; Hulk
  2. 1. When Attuma Strikes!
    Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
  3. 2. ["Thought we'd never do it, eh?"]
    The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  4. 3. The Horde of Humanoids!
    The Incredible Hulk
  5. 4. ["Dear Stan and Carl and Steve, My brother and I are faithful readers of all Marvel comics, but we..."]
    Mails to Astonish
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