(July 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
On-sale Date
1965-04-01
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

Issue Notes

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

Trapped in the Lair of the Leader!; Oh Wasp, Where Is Thy Sting? (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Leader [Samuel Sterns]
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Oh, Wasp, Where Is Thy Sting? (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Al Hartley (credited)
Pencils
Bob Powell (credited)
Inks
John Giunta (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (as S. Rosen)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
In the last ish we learned that super-heroes are not always super-human!
Feature Logo
Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
Genre
superhero
Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]; Human Top [Dave Cannon]
Synopsis
Giant-Man mounts a rescue to save the Wasp from the Human Top but to do so, he has to risk the damage to his body of shrinking once more into Ant-Man size.
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Indexer Notes

Last Giant-Man story in Tales to Astonish; Next issue begins a dual feature of the Hulk and Namor.

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

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

Trapped in the Lair of the Leader! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited as Mickey Demeo)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited as Art Simek)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
He's my prisoner at last!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Rick Jones; Leader [Samuel Sterns]; Humanoids
Synopsis
The Leader makes off with the Hulk and the absorbatron but the jade giant ends up destroying the machine to keep it out of the Leader's hands. Convinced that Banner is still a traitor and despite his orders, Talbot authorizes his men to use deadly force and Bruce is killed by a bullet through the head.
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Keywords
absorbatron; Astra Isle

[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
Well, we finally finished off the Human Top--and jolly Jack is really sinking his...
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Indexer Notes

Letters from Bill Warren, Peter Melia, and Mike Paulokovich; includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Trapped in the Lair of the Leader!; Oh Wasp, Where Is Thy Sting?
    Giant-Man; The Hulk
  2. 1. Oh, Wasp, Where Is Thy Sting?
    Giant-Man and the Wonderful Wasp
  3. 2. ["If you haven't joined yet, here's another chance!"]
    The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  4. 3. Trapped in the Lair of the Leader!
    The Hulk
  5. 4. ["Well, we finally finished off the Human Top--and jolly Jack is really sinking his..."]
    Mails to Astonish
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