(2019)

Marvel, 2019 Series
Published in English (United States) United States
 
Price
29.99 USD
Pages
234
On-sale Date
2019-08-07
Publisher's Age Guidelines
All Ages
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Worldwide, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-1-302-91860-6 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
?
Editing
Mark D. Beazley
Color
color
Binding
hardcover
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Collects Marvel Comics (Marvel, 1939 Series) #1, Saga of the Original Human Torch (Marvel, 1990 Series) #1, Marvels (Marvel, 1994 Series) #0 and Marvel Comics #1: 70th Anniversary Edition (Marvel, 2009 Series).

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The Human Torch / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic
Inks
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic
Colors
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic (painted)

Characters
The Human Torch
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No image yet

Marvel Comics #1 (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
various
Inks
various
Letters
typeset

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credits, title page / 2 pages (report information)

Letters
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 3)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank R. Paul
Inks
Frank R. Paul
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Now I'll Tell One / cartoon / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Letters
Fred Schwab

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Five single-panel gag cartoons.
Reprints the original indicia.

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The Human Torch / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils
Carl Burgos (signed)
Inks
Carl Burgos (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Burgos

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,
Characters
The Human Torch (introduction and origin, an android); Professor Phineas T. Horton (introduction); Scientists' Guild; Mr. Harris; Tony Sardo; Red
Synopsis
After the Scientists' Guild convinces inventor Horton to dispose of his new creation, a "human torch", a clever criminal figures out a way to use this creation for his own evil purposes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Human Torch story. The Human Torch wears a blue uniform in this story. He doesn't adopt the Jim Hammond identity until issue #4.
The Scientists' Guild appear next as the Three X's in Mystic Comics #1 and then as the Enclave in Fantastic Four #66.

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The Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,"
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Angel [Tom Halloway] (introduction); Lil (introduction); The Six Big Men [Gus Ronson; Mike Malone; John Dillon; Trigger Bolo; Steve Enkel; Dutch Hanson]; the Big Boss [Dr. Lang])
Synopsis
The Angel is called in to handle a group known as the "Six Big Men" and their mysterious leader, who have taken over an entire city.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Angel story, character created by Paul Gustavson.

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The Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is the Sub-Mariner!
Characters
Namor the Sub-Mariner (origin); Anderson; Nelson; Carley; Princess Fen (also in flashback); Emperor Tha-Korr (unnamed); Karal; Leonard McKenzie (in narration flashback only); Dorma (introduction)
Synopsis
Prince Namor, having learned what the race of surface men once did to his undersea kingdom, vows, and is encouraged, to make war on the surface dwellers.
Reprints
Keywords
beacon; south pole; The Oracle

Indexer Notes

First Sub-Mariner story, reprinted from the eight pages of Motion Picture Funnies Weekly #1 and expanded with four additional pages.

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The Masked Raider / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Al Anders ?
Pencils
Al Anders (signed)
Inks
Al Anders (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Al Anders

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Masked Raider [Jim Gardley] (introduction and origin); Lightning (Raider's horse); Steve (sheriff); Lordin (rancher); Mr. Bleck (rancher, death); Mrs. Bleck (death); Cal Brunder (villain, introduction); Slick (villain); Rowdy (villain)
Synopsis
When Cal Brunder, who has been forcing small ranchers in Cactusville to sell out to him at his own price, sends his men to the ranch of Jim Gardley, and when he won't sell, he has a phony charge of rustling leveled against him.
Reprints
Keywords
Eternity Mask

Indexer Notes

First Masked Raider story, the character's name is inspired by the Masked Rider pulp magazine from 1934.

Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story (Table of Contents: 10)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon] (signed)
Inks
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Art Pinajian

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the Florida plantation home of Professor Roberts,
Genre
jungle
Characters
Ken Masters; Professor John Roberts; Tim Roberts; Crafton (villain, death); Mike (villain, death); Slug (villain, death)
Synopsis
Ken and Tim are worried about Professor Roberts, who went into the Amazon jungle three months earlier, trying to locate an Indian tribe that had in its possession a diamond with hypnotic powers.
Reprints

Burning Rubber (Table of Contents: 11)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sam Gilman (signed) (illustration)
Inks
Sam Gilman (signed) (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports
Characters
Bill Williams; Fred Turner; C. G. Clark; Ruth Clerk; Ann
Synopsis
Bill has invented a new gas feeder for his race car and is testing it out at the risk of his own life.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Byrd (original story); Ben Thompson ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,
Genre
jungle
Characters
Ka-Zar [David Rand] (origin); John Rand (Ka-Zar's father, death); Constance Rand (death, Ka-Zar's mother); Zar (a lion); Chaka (a gorilla); Trajah (an elephant); N'Jaga (a leopard); Paul De Kraft (villain)
Synopsis
A plane crashes in the jungle of the Belgian Congo, and a young boy named David watches his mother die, and later his father, at the hands of Paul De Kraft. The youngster, trained in survival tactics by his father, is later re-named Ka-Zar, brother of the mighty Zar, a lion whose life he once saved.
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Indexer Notes

First Ka-Zar comics story, adapted from Bob Byrd's "King of Fang and Claw" (KA-ZAR pulp magazine #1, October 1936).

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The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Rich Buckler (signed)
Inks
Danny Bulanadi (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Blazing out of the pages of Avengers West Coast
Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

The Lighted Torch (Table of Contents: 14)

The Human Torch / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Danny Bulanadi
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Janice Chiang

Characters
The Human Torch (origin); Professor Phineas T. Horton; Sardo; police commissioner
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Amplifies original story from Marvel Comics #1.

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Spider-Man / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; Green Goblin
Reprints

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

The Human Torch / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Darnall; Alex Ross
Pencils
Alex Ross (painted)
Inks
Alex Ross (painted)
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)
Letters
Comicraft

First Line of Dialogue or Text
"It is with considerable difficulty that I remember the original era of my being..." Mary Shelley, Frankenstein
Characters
Phineas T. Horton; The Human Torch
Synopsis
Phineas Horton creates the Human Torch; however, seeing that society is not ready for such a being, Horton seals away his creation beneath the earth. Eventually, a crack develops in the concrete encasing the Human Torch and he is freed from his imprisonment.
Reprints

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The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic
Inks
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic
Colors
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic (painted)
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on the cover to Marvel Comics (Marvel, 1939 series) #1.

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The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank R. Paul
Inks
Frank R. Paul
Colors
Dean White
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19)

The Human Torch / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Burgos
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
Dave McCaig
Letters
Carl Burgos

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,
Characters
The Human Torch (introduction and origin, an android); Professor Phineas T. Horton (introduction); Scientists' Guild; Tony Sardo (introduction, death); Red (introduction, death)
Synopsis
After the Scientists' Guild convinces inventor Horton to dispose of his new creation, a "human torch", a clever criminal figures out a way to use this creation for his own evil purposes.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 20)

The Angel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
Frank D'Armata
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,"
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Angel [Tom Hallaway] (introduction); Lil (introduction); The Six Big Men [Gus Ronson; Mike Malone; John Dillon; Trigger Bolo; Steve Enkel; Dutch Hanson] (villains, introduction for all, all die); the Big Boss [Dr. Lang] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The Angel is called in to handle a group known as the "Six Big Men" and their mysterious leader, who have taken over an entire city.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 21)

The Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
José Villarrubia
Letters
Bill Everett (signed)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is the Sub-Mariner!
Characters
Namor the Sub-Mariner (origin); Anderson; Nelson (death); Carley (death); Princess Fen (also in flashback to 1920); Emperor Tha-Korr (unnamed); Leonard McKenzie (flashback only, unseen); Dorma (introduction)
Synopsis
Prince Namor, having learned of what the race of white men once did to his undersea kingdom, vows, and is encouraged, to make war on the surface dwellers.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 22)

The Masked Raider / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Al Anders (signed)
Inks
Al Anders (signed)
Colors
John Rauch
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Masked Raider [Jim Gardley] (introduction, origin); Cal Brunder (introduction)
Synopsis
When Cal Brunder, who has been forcing small ranchers in Cactusville to sell out to him at his own price, sends his men to the ranch of Jim Gardley, and he won't sell, he has a phony charge of rustling leveled against him.
Reprints
Keywords
Eternity Mask

Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story (Table of Contents: 23)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon]
Inks
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon]
Colors
Morry Hollowell
Letters
Art Pinajian

Genre
jungle
Characters
Ken Masters; Professor John Roberts; Tim Roberts; Crafton (death); Mike (death); Slug (death)
Synopsis
Ken and Tim are worried about Professor Roberts, who went into the Amazon jungle three months earlier, trying to locate a certain Indian tribe that had in its possession a diamond with hypnotic powers.
Reprints

Burning Rubber (Table of Contents: 24)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Ray Gill
Pencils
Sam Gilman (signed)
Inks
Sam Gilman (signed)
Colors
Morry Hollowell
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports
Characters
Bill Williams; Fred Turner; C. G. Clark; Ruth Clerk; Ann
Synopsis
Bill has invented a new gas feeder for his race car and is testing it out....at the risk of his own life!
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Byrd (original story); Ben Thompson ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
Justin Ponsor (signed)
Letters
Ben Thompson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,
Genre
jungle
Characters
Ka-Zar [David Rand] (introduction, origin); John Rand (dies); Constance Rand (dies); Zar (a lion); Chaka (a gorilla); Trajah (an elephant); N'Jaga (a leopard); Paul De Kraft (introduction)
Synopsis
A plane crashes into the jungle in the Belgian Congo, and a young boy named David, watches his mother die, and later his father at the hands of Paul De Kraft. The youngster trained in survival tactics by his father, is later re-named Ka-Zar, brother of the mighty Zar, a lion whose life he once saved.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 26)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank R. Paul
Inks
Frank R. Paul
Colors
Frank R. Paul
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 27)

Now I'll Tell One / cartoon / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
Fred Schwab
Pencils
Fred Schwab
Inks
Fred Schwab
Letters
Fred Schwab

Genre
humor
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Also includes the indicia.
Five single-panel gag cartoons.
Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 28)

The Human Torch / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Carl Burgos (signed)
Pencils
Carl Burgos (signed)
Inks
Carl Burgos (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Carl Burgos

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,
Characters
The Human Torch (introduction and origin, an android); Professor Phineas T. Horton (introduction); Scientists' Guild; Mr. Harris (businessman); Tony Sardo (villain, introduction, death); Red (villain, introduction, death)
Synopsis
After the Scientist's Guild convinces inventor Horton to dispose of his new creation, a "human torch", a clever criminal figures out a way to use this creation for his own evil purposes.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The Human Torch wears a blue uniform in this story. He doesn't adopt the Jim Hammond identity until issue #4.
Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 29)

The Angel / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Paul Gustavson
Pencils
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Inks
Paul Gustavson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Paul Gustavson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,"
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Angel [Tom Halloway] (introduction); Lil (introduction); The Six Big Men [Gus Ronson; Mike Malone; John Dillon; Trigger Bolo; Steve Enkel; Dutch Hanson] (villains, introduction for all, all die); the Big Boss [Dr. Lang] (villain, introduction)
Synopsis
The Angel is called in to handle a group known as the "Six Big Men" and their mysterious leader, who have taken over an entire city.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

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The Sub-Mariner / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (signed)
Pencils
Bill Everett (signed)
Inks
Bill Everett (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Bill Everett

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Here is the Sub-Mariner!
Characters
Namor the Sub-Mariner (origin); Anderson; Nelson (death); Carley (death); Princess Fen (also in flashback to 1920); Leonard McKenzie (in flashback, unseen); Emperor Tha-Korr (unnamed); Dorma (introduction)
Synopsis
Prince Namor, having learned what the race of surface men once did to his undersea kingdom, vows, and is encouraged, to make war on the surface dwellers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 31)

The Masked Raider / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Al Anders ?
Pencils
Al Anders (signed)
Inks
Al Anders (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,
Genre
western-frontier
Characters
The Masked Raider [Jim Gardley] (introduction and origin); Lightning (Raider's horse); Steve (sheriff); Lordin (rancher); Mr. Bleck (rancher, death); Mrs. Bleck (death); Cal Brunder (villain, introduction); Slick (villain); Rowdy (villain)
Synopsis
When Cal Brunder, who has been forcing small ranchers in Cactusville to sell out to him at his own price, sends his men to the ranch of Jim Gardley, and when he won't sell, he has a phony charge of rustling leveled against him.
Reprints
Keywords
Eternity Mask

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story (Table of Contents: 32)

comic story / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon] (signed)
Inks
Art Pinajian [as Tomm Dixon] (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Art Pinajian

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At the Florida plantation home of Professor Roberts,
Genre
jungle
Characters
Ken Masters; Professor John Roberts; Tim Roberts; Crafton (villain, death); Mike (villain, death); Slug (villain, death)
Synopsis
Ken and Tim are worried about Professor Roberts, who went into the Amazon jungle three months earlier, trying to locate an Indian tribe that had in its possession a diamond with hypnotic powers.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

Burning Rubber (Table of Contents: 33)

text story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
Ray Gill (credited)
Pencils
Sam Gilman (signed) (illustration)
Inks
Sam Gilman (signed) (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
sports
Characters
Bill Williams; Fred Turner; C. G. Clark; Ruth Clerk; Ann
Synopsis
Bill has invented a new gas feeder for his race car and is testing it out at the risk of his own life.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 34)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Bob Byrd (original story); Ben Thompson ? (adaptation)
Pencils
Ben Thompson (signed)
Inks
Ben Thompson (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Ben Thompson

First Line of Dialogue or Text
John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,
Genre
jungle
Characters
Ka-Zar [David Rand] (origin); John Rand (Ka-Zar's father, death); Constance Rand (death, Ka-Zar's mother); Zar (a lion); Chaka (a gorilla); Trajah (an elephant); N'Jaga (a leopard); Paul De Kraft (villain)
Synopsis
A plane crashes in the jungle of the Belgian Congo, and a young boy named David watches his mother die, and later his father, at the hands of Paul De Kraft. The youngster, trained in survival tactics by his father, is later re-named Ka-Zar, brother of the mighty Zar, a lion whose life he once saved.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

First Ka-Zar comics story, adapted from Bob Byrd's "King of Fang and Claw" (KA-ZAR pulp magazine #1).
Reference scan of a printed copy used during the 2009 restoration.

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Brownscope, Co. / advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 36) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 37)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank R. Paul
Inks
Frank R. Paul
Colors
Frank R. Paul
Letters
typeset

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

King of Fang and Claw (Table of Contents: 38)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
John W. Scott
Inks
John W. Scott
Colors
John W. Scott (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Ka-Zar (Timely, 1936) #1 (October 1936)

Roar of the Jungle (Table of Contents: 39)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
John W. Scott
Inks
John W. Scott
Colors
John W. Scott (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Ka-Zar (Timely, 1936) #2 (January 1937)

The Lost Empire (Table of Contents: 40)

Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great / cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
John W. Scott
Inks
John W. Scott
Colors
John W. Scott (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Ka-Zar (Timely, 1936) #3 (July 1937)

Avengers of Space (Table of Contents: 41)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.25 page (report information)

Pencils
Norman Saunders
Inks
Norman Saunders
Colors
Norman Saunders (painted)
Letters
typeset

Reprints
  • from Marvel Science Stories #1 (Timely, August 1938)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 42)

cover reprint (on interior page) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Logos of Uncanny Tales #1 (April-May 1939) and Mystery Tales Vol. 3 #2 (September 1939).

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 43)

illustration / 0.5 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Photograph of Bill Everett in 1939

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 44) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 45)

The Sub-Mariner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Everett
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Letters
Bill Everett

Characters
Namor; Dorma

Indexer Notes

Original art page 12 of Sub-Mariner story.

Carl Burgos's Hot Idea (Table of Contents: 46)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Carl Burgos
Pencils
Carl Burgos
Inks
Carl Burgos
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Story of the Human Torch!
Characters
Carl Burgos; The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fictional story of the Torch's creation with spot illos.

Bill Everett's Hurricane (Table of Contents: 47)

text story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Bill Everett
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Story of the Sub-Mariner!
Characters
Bill Everett; Namor the Sub-Mariner
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Fictional story of the Sub-Mariner's creation. Sub-Mariner is shown in uniform with cape.

The Origin of the Human Torch! (Table of Contents: 48)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Torch; Captain America; Sub-Mariner
Reprints

Introduction (Table of Contents: 49)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Les Daniels
Letters
typeset

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The Torch That Lit the Way (Table of Contents: 50)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Bill E. & Me (Table of Contents: 51)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Introduction (Table of Contents: 52)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Introduction (Table of Contents: 53)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Will Murray
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

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Indexer Notes

With 20 illustrations.

Wizard Ace Edition #16 (Table of Contents: 54)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Glenn Fabry
Inks
Glenn Fabry
Colors
Glenn Fabry (painted)

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This comic has a double cover with the title and Human Torch being on a clear acetate overlay with the interior cover showing as the background.

Wizard Ace Edition #16 (Table of Contents: 55)

The Sub-Mariner; Ka-Zar / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Glenn Fabry
Inks
Glenn Fabry
Colors
Glenn Fabry (painted)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover depicts Sub-Mariner and Ka-Zar as well as background art.

Marvel Comics Omnibus #1 (Table of Contents: 56)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic (painted)
Inks
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic (painted)
Colors
Jelena Kevic Djurdjevic (painted)

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Based on cover to Marvel Comics #1 by Frank R. Paul

Marvel Comics Masterworks Paperback #1 (Table of Contents: 57)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Frank R. Paul (signed)
Inks
Frank R. Paul (signed)
Colors
Dean White (signed)

Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover is a painted version of the original cover of Marvel Comics #1.

Marvel Zombies Homage (Table of Contents: 58)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Arthur Suydam
Inks
Arthur Suydam
Colors
Arthur Suydam (painted)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
The Human Torch
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover is an homage to the cover of MARVEL COMICS (Marvel, 1939 series) #1 by Frank Paul.

The Torch #2 (Table of Contents: 59)

The Human Torch / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Alex Ross
Inks
Alex Ross
Colors
Alex Ross (painted)

Characters
A.I.M.; Mad Thinker; The Human Torch; Toro
Reprints

Marvel Comics #1 75th Anniversary Deadpool Photobomb (Table of Contents: 60)

Deadpool / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Gabriele Dell'Otto
Inks
Gabriele Dell'Otto
Colors
Gabriele Dell'Otto (painted)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Oh snap, the cover text just burned you.
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Human Torch; Deadpool
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 61) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  2. 1. Marvel Comics #1
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. Contents
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Now I'll Tell One
  7. 6. ["Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,"]
    The Human Torch
  8. 7. ["At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,""]
    The Angel
  9. 8. ["Here is the Sub-Mariner!"]
    The Sub-Mariner
  10. 9. ["Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,"]
    The Masked Raider
  11. 10. Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story
  12. 11. Burning Rubber
  13. 12. ["John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,"]
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  14. 13. ["Blazing out of the pages of Avengers West Coast"]
    The Human Torch
  15. 14. The Lighted Torch
    The Human Torch
  16. 15. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  17. 16. [""It is with considerable difficulty that I remember the original era of my being..." Mary Shelley, Frankenstein"]
    The Human Torch
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  19. 18. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  20. 19. ["Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,"]
    The Human Torch
  21. 20. ["At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,""]
    The Angel
  22. 21. ["Here is the Sub-Mariner!"]
    The Sub-Mariner
  23. 22. ["Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,"]
    The Masked Raider
  24. 23. Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story
  25. 24. Burning Rubber
  26. 25. ["John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,"]
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  27. 26. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  28. 27. [no title indexed]
    Now I'll Tell One
  29. 28. ["Gentlemen of the press, I call you to my laboratory because I, Professor Horton,"]
    The Human Torch
  30. 29. ["At the point of a gun, a group of racketeers, known as the "Six Big Men,""]
    The Angel
  31. 30. ["Here is the Sub-Mariner!"]
    The Sub-Mariner
  32. 31. ["Cal Brunder, powerful ruler of Cactusville,"]
    The Masked Raider
  33. 32. Jungle Terror: A Complete Adventure Story
  34. 33. Burning Rubber
  35. 34. ["John Rand, young owner of a rich diamond field in the Transvaal,"]
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  36. 35. [no title indexed]
    Brownscope, Co.
  37. 36. [no title indexed]
  38. 37. [no title indexed]
    The Human Torch
  39. 38. King of Fang and Claw
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  40. 39. Roar of the Jungle
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  41. 40. The Lost Empire
    Adventures of Ka-Zar the Great
  42. 41. Avengers of Space
  43. 42. [no title indexed]
  44. 43. [no title indexed]
  45. 44. [no title indexed]
  46. 45. [no title indexed]
    The Sub-Mariner
  47. 46. Carl Burgos's Hot Idea
  48. 47. Bill Everett's Hurricane
  49. 48. The Origin of the Human Torch!
    The Human Torch
  50. 49. Introduction
  51. 50. The Torch That Lit the Way
  52. 51. Bill E. & Me
  53. 52. Introduction
  54. 53. Introduction
  55. 54. Wizard Ace Edition #16
    The Human Torch
  56. 55. Wizard Ace Edition #16
    The Sub-Mariner; Ka-Zar
  57. 56. Marvel Comics Omnibus #1
    The Human Torch
  58. 57. Marvel Comics Masterworks Paperback #1
    The Human Torch
  59. 58. Marvel Zombies Homage
    The Human Torch
  60. 59. The Torch #2
    The Human Torch
  61. 60. Marvel Comics #1 75th Anniversary Deadpool Photobomb
    Deadpool
  62. 61. ["The book that started it all!"]
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