(March 1966)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Fury of the Freak! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan
Inks:
Jack Abel; Gene Colan ? (see notes)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Freak [Happy Hogan]; Pepper Potts
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Nick Caputo says "It appears as though Colan inked the Freak and Pepper figures himself, with the rest of the cover inked by Jack Abel."

The Fury of ... the Freak! (Table of Contents: 1)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Gene Colan [as Adam Austin]
Inks:
Jack Abel [as Gary Michaels]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Freak [Happy Hogan]; Pepper Potts; Senator Harrington Byrd
Synopsis:
Iron Man battles the Freak but is defeated when his power runs out. The Freak makes his way to Stark's lab where Pepper is dealing with an angry Senator Byrd. Byrd thinks the Freak is trying to attack Pepper and courageously tries to defend her. He is thrown across the room by the Freak. Pepper faints. The Freak lifts Pepper in his arms but drops her from an upstairs window when shot at by the police. Iron Man breaks her fall with his repulsor ray and then, back in the lab, fires his Enervation Intensifier at the Freak in a bid to change him back into Happy.
Reprints:

30 Minutes to Live! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layouts); Dick Ayers (pencils)
Inks:
John Tartaglione
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Batroc [Georges Batroc]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes] (flashback); Agent 13 [Sharon Carter] (first appearance); Sgt. Duffy (flashback)
Synopsis:
Cap tries to keep Batroc from getting his hands on a vial of Inferno 42.
Reprints:

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

Mails Of Suspense / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers Terry McBride, Kenny Chance, Wilfred Khan, Gerald Kreienkamp and Philip Biggs and an ad for Fantasy Masterpieces #1.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Fury of the Freak!
    Iron Man
  2. 1. The Fury of ... the Freak!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. 30 Minutes to Live!
    Captain America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mails Of Suspense
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • David Bruce
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Steven Tice
  • Steve Dasinger
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Henry R. Kujawa