Fantastic Four #55 [Regular Edition]
(October 1966)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except November semi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
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.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Featuring: The Peerless Power of the Silver Surfer!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Silver Surfer; The Thing
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

When Strikes the Silver Surfer! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Leaving the Human Torch and Wyatt Wingfoot behind in the Near East to search for the trapped Inhumans, Reed Richards and his lovely wife Sue return to F.F. headquarters...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Wyatt Wingfoot; Alicia Masters; Silver Surfer; Lockjaw; Missus Binns
Synopsis
Filled with jealousy, Ben attacks the Silver Surfer.
Reprints
Keywords
Baxter Building; gyro-cruiser; Himalayas

Newsworthy Notes and Nutty Nonsense from Your Friendly Neighborhood Bullpen! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

It's Clobberin' Time!! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who's the wiseguy that's holdin' out?
Characters
Thing [Ben Grimm]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Greg Spisak, Hans Schaper, Ken Greene, James D. Pecot, Philip Normand, Sanford Meschkow, Darryl Miller, Alan Finn. Includes a membership form for the M.M.M.S.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Featuring: The Peerless Power of the Silver Surfer!"]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["U.S. government surplus direct by mail!"]
  3. 2. When Strikes the Silver Surfer!
    Fantastic Four
  4. 3. Newsworthy Notes and Nutty Nonsense from Your Friendly Neighborhood Bullpen!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. It's Clobberin' Time!!
  6. 5. ["Who's the wiseguy that's holdin' out?"]
    Fantastic Four Fan Page
  7. 6. ["200 pc. set World War II soldiers"]
  8. 7. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  9. 8. ["Boys, girls, men, women"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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