(April 1965)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-01-12
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

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Behold! A Distant Star! (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
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch; The Thing]
Reprints

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

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

Behold! A Distant Star! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
With the wedding of Reed Richards and Sue Storm not far away, the world's most colorful quartet finds it difficult to concentrate on anything else!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing]; Morrat; Anelle; Alicia Masters; Skrulls; Rev. Miller; the Skrull king
Synopsis
The FF travel to the Skrull homeworld to avenge the death of Franklin Storm.
Reprints
Keywords
space travel; spaceship

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

X-Men / 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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Wayne School / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Atlas Tool Co. Race Car Kits / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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) /

Yubiwaza System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Daredevil [Marvel] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
Stan Lee
Colors
? (panel backgrounds only)
Letters
typeset

Feature Logo
Fantastic 4 Fan Page
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Diosado Macapagal, Jr., Mike Haendiges, Kraisden Wilde, Ed Noonchester, Keith McWalter, Dave Smith, Kevin Hunt, George Carter, Guy H. Lillian III, Steve Wilson; includes Special Announcements Section and The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

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

Palmer-Jones Books / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Behold! A Distant Star!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["Friend, dare you risk a dime 10¢?"]
    American Body Building Club
  3. 2. Behold! A Distant Star!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. ["When Mighty Marvel creates a brand new whiz-doozy of a character, we don't kid around!"]
    X-Men
  5. 4. ["This free book shows how you can make big money as an auto mechanic even while you're learning!"]
    Commercial Trades Institute
  6. 5. ["Sorry, we only hire high school graduates."]
    Wayne School
  7. 6. ["Car racing fans! Until you race these 2-inch (plus) streaks of lightning… “you ain’t seen nuthin!’"]
    Atlas Tool Co. Race Car Kits
  8. 7. ["Monster fans: see living "skeletons" with these mystery "x-ray" glasses"]
  9. 8. ["Grow 2 living monsters in your own room"]
  10. 9. ["Look! Boys wanted to sell Grit"]
    Grit
  11. 10. Stamps; Shop by Mail
  12. 11. ["Boys! Men! I'll help you master Yubiwaza"]
    Yubiwaza System
  13. 12. ["How great can a comic mag be?"]
    Daredevil [Marvel]
  14. 13. ["No need to describe the ol' M.M.M.S. again!"]
    The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  16. 15. ["Give me just one evening and I'll teach you to hypnotize easily!"]
    Palmer-Jones Books
  17. 16. ["Make $3 to $5 an hour starting soon"]
  18. 17. ["Boys! Men! My secret new Dynaflex method"]
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