(June 1965)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-03-11
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 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

A Blind Man Shall Lead Them! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone; Wally Wood (on Daredevil figure)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Dr. Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Blind Man Shall Lead Them! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (credited as Frank Ray); Wally Wood (Matt Murdock and Daredevil figures); Carl Hubbell ? (see notes)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Looks like we found them just in time!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Dr. Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Daredevil [Matt Murdock]
Synopsis
Reed devises mechanical devices to enable the FF to duplicate their vanished super-powers. Matt Murdoch visits the FF and Dr. Doom attacks.
Reprints
Keywords
Latveria; nuclear sub Seahawk

Indexer Notes

Page 4, which features Kirby's photo-collage, appears to be inked by Carl Hubbell who was on staff for a period of time. The collage page likely had to be worked on in the office and Hubbell was available. Info per Nick Caputo, May 2014.

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

Spider-Man; Thor; X-Men; Journey into Mystery / 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)

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

The Avengers [superhero]; Captain America; Iron Man; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos; Tales of Suspense / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

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

Feature Logo
Fantastic 4 Fan Page
Characters
Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Carlos Baez, Jack Marchese, Mark Meed, Robert Nespor, Roger Gilman, Linda Ann Mason, Bob Ilisevich, and Curtis Martens; includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

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

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

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. A Blind Man Shall Lead Them!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
  3. 2. A Blind Man Shall Lead Them!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. ["More triumphs for Marvel..!"]
    Spider-Man; Thor; X-Men; Journey into Mystery
  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. ["More triumphs for Marvel..!"]
    The Avengers [superhero]; Captain America; Iron Man; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos; Tales of Suspense
  15. 14. ["Big news for all you Merry Marvel Marchers - and all of you who are about to join!"]
    The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  17. 16. ["Make $5.00 to $20.00 a week extra operating this "Saturday morning shoe store""]
    Mr. Victor Mason
  18. 17. ["Boys! Men! I'll help you master Yubiwaza"]
  19. 18. ["He's looking for people who like to draw"]
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