Fantastic Four #43 [Regular Edition]
(October 1965)

Marvel, 1961 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
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Marvel Pop Art Productions
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S., then standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (squarebound #116, 200, 358)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Lo, There Shall Be an Ending! (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards; the Thing [Ben Grimm; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]
Reprints

Lo! There Shall Be an Ending! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Torch! Lower your flame, you juvenile incompetent!
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]; Trapster [Peter Petruski]; Madam Medusa]; Dr. Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Sgt. Donnegan; Officer Mac
Synopsis
Reed manages to free Ben and Johnny from the Frightful Four's brainwashing and he and Sue defeat the villains.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Fantastic Four Annual (Marvel, 1963 series) #3.

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

The Merry Marvel Bullpen Page! / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Well, it looks as though we're finally back to normal with the world's greatest adventure team.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Tim McCray, Rick Paul, Shailendra Maheshwari, Tim White, Preston Sinks, Fred Lerner, Randy Risedorf, and Steve Rosenfield; includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist and an membership form for the M.M.M.S. fan club.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Lo, There Shall Be an Ending!
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. Lo! There Shall Be an Ending!
    Fantastic Four
  3. 2. ["The whole country is going "t-shirt wild," and if you've already received yours, you'll know why!"]
    The Merry Marvel Bullpen Page!
  4. 3. ["Well, it looks as though we're finally back to normal with the world's greatest adventure team."]
    Fantastic Four Fan Page
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