(May 1965)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-02-11
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

Issue Notes

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

Defeated by the Frightful Four! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Sol Brodsky ? (see notes)
Inks
Chic Stone; Sol Brodsky ? (see notes)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Frightful Four [Wizard [Bentley Wittman]; Sandman [Flint Marko]; Paste-Pot Pete [Peter Petruski]; Madam Medusa]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]
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Indexer Notes

Unaltered cover seen in various Marvel Comics published this month and in foreign editions. Thing figure and other changes on published cover (Frightful Four, ship) likely by Sol Brodsky.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Defeated by the Frightful Four! (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
Sam Rosen (credited as S. Rosen)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Next time you spend our dough gettin' a picture enlarged make sure it's a pic of some blonde, willya?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; Frightful Four [Wizard [Bentley Wittman]; Sandman [Flint Marko]; Paste-Pot Pete [Peter Petruski]; Madam Medusa]
Synopsis
The Frightful Four kidnap Sue and lure the FF into a nuclear blast.
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Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

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

U.S. Gov't Surplus (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Surplus Bargains / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Christy Trades School / 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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..! (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Tales of Suspense; Journey into Mystery / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Merry Marvel Marching Society (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

Another Marvel Masterpiece... (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

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

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
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Indexer Notes

Includes Special Announcements Section and Marvel Checklist.

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Defeated by the Frightful Four!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
  3. 2. Defeated by the Frightful Four!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..!
    Daredevil [Marvel]; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos
  5. 4. ["Are you proud of your paycheck?"]
  6. 5. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products
  7. 6. U.S. Gov't Surplus
    Surplus Bargains
  8. 7. ["Start your own business!"]
    Christy Trades School
  9. 8. ["225 stamps for only 10¢"]
  10. 9. ["Look! Boys wanted to sell Grit"]
    Grit
  11. 10. ["Aim for the space team"]
  12. 11. ["Hatch and grow live sea-monkeys"]
  13. 12. ["Grow 2 living monsters in your own room"]
  14. 13. Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..!
    Tales of Suspense; Journey into Mystery
  15. 14. The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  16. 15. Another Marvel Masterpiece...
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  18. 17. ["Make $5.00 to $20.00 a week extra operating this "Saturday morning shoe store""]
    Mr. Victor Mason
  19. 18. ["Boys! Men! I'll help you master Yubiwaza"]
  20. 19. ["He's looking for people who like to draw"]
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