(November 1966)

Marvel, 1959 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
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 Missile and the Monster! (Table of Contents)

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)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Bill Everett
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

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)

Hulk / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Tartaglione
Colors
?
Letters
Ray Holloway; 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!
    Hulk
  2. 1. -- And One Shall Die
    Prince 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!
    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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