(November 1966)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1966-08-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

The Missile and the Monster! (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Bill Everett
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Cover pencils credit from Mark Evanier via the Comic Book Resources Forums (http://forums.comicbookresources.com/showthread.php?t=215806), 1 April 2008; the original indexer credited Jack Kirby.

-- And One Shall Die (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Bill Everett (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thinking his deadly power blast has destroyed Prince Namor, Warlord Krang triumphantly rockets away without a...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Krang; Secret Empire; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Lady Dorma
Synopsis
Namor wanders around New York, completely ignoring the commands of the leader of the Secret Empire who is trying to get him to help in a battle with the Incredible Hulk.
Reprints
Keywords
Coney Island; Tornado (roller coaster)

Sensational Secrets and Incredible Inside Information, Guilelessly Guaranteed to Avail You Naught! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Missile and the Monster! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
John Tartaglione (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway (credited); Artie Simek (see notes)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Like a beast at bay, the rampaging Hulk finds himself alone in the concrete canyons of...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Betty Ross; Rick Jones; Gorki
Synopsis
When Ross activates the new Orion missile for a test, foreign spy Gorki activates a machine in the trunk of a car he commissioned Rick Jones to drive to New York and the missile changes course for the heart of the city. The Hulk intercepts the missile but changes to Banner before he can stop it.
Reprints
Keywords
Cape Kennedy; Orion missile; robot

Indexer Notes

Some of the Hulk faces appear to be either stats or touch-ups by Bill Everett. Simek lettering on pages 8-10. Info per Nick Caputo.

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

Mails to Astonish / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan; Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan, I originally was going to write to Marvel to join the MMMS, but I thought I would...
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Thing [Ben Grimm]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Gary Buchanan Jr, Marty Nelson, and Bill Reynolds. Images taken from earlier issues. Also includes entry form for the M.M.M.S. and a promo for the next issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Missile and the Monster!
    The Hulk
  2. 1. -- And One Shall Die
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  3. 2. Sensational Secrets and Incredible Inside Information, Guilelessly Guaranteed to Avail You Naught!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Missile and the Monster!
    The Hulk
  5. 4. ["Dear Stan, I originally was going to write to Marvel to join the MMMS, but I thought I would..."]
    Mails to Astonish
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