(January 1966)

Marvel, 1952 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
Atlas Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Golden Age US; then standard Silver Age US
Paper Stock
newsprint
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Glory and the Grandeur! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Hercules; Demon
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Grandeur and the Glory! (Table of Contents: 2)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Anybody can stop to read a newspaper on the streets of New York!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Hercules; Odin; Zeus; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Atlas (introduction); Demon (villain)
Synopsis
Thor reveals his secret identity to Jane Foster (she believes him this time).
Reprints
Keywords
Mount Olympus; Norn Stone

Indexer Notes

A newsstand is pictured carrying issues of the Fantastic Four, the Amazing Spider-Man and Strange Tales.

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

Fantastic Four / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Another Mighty Marvel Hot-Line Report Featuring Earth-Shattering Items of Monumental Inconsequence! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Closer Comes the Swarm! (Table of Contents: 5)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From the giant stone hive of Thryheim, to the noble Odinship of Thor, is a long and dangerous distance...
Genre
fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Thor; Loki; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Balder; Queen Ula (introduction); Flying Trolls of Thryheim (introduction); Kroda; Magrat; Asgardians
Synopsis
While the Asgardians are licking their wounds after a battle with a dragon, Queen Ula sends out the Flying Trolls of Thryheim to finish them off.
Reprints
Keywords
Odinship; Thryheim

Indexer Notes

Odinquest Part 7, first appearance of the land of Thryheim.

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

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Jack, I'm confused.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Ronald W. Lindenboom, John Wink, Paul Laginess, Jeffrey Smith, Bill Collins, and Gordon Rice.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Famous Artists Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Glory and the Grandeur!
    Thor
  2. 1. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
  3. 2. The Grandeur and the Glory!
    Thor
  4. 3. ["Two more triumphs for Marvel..!"]
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. Another Mighty Marvel Hot-Line Report Featuring Earth-Shattering Items of Monumental Inconsequence!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. Closer Comes the Swarm!
    Tales of Asgard
  7. 6. ["Dear Stan and Jack, I'm confused."]
    The Hammer Strikes
  8. 7. ["204pc Revolutionary War soldiers set"]
  9. 8. ["He's looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists Schools
  10. 9. ["Boys! Men!"]
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