([August] 1967)

Marvel, 1967 Series
 
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
?
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Newsprint
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
One-Shot

Issue Notes

Aside from Casper, which is a partial reprint from a Harvey comic, the rest of the issue, including ads, was produced in-house by Marvel staff. Indicia reads: "published by the American Broadcasting Company" and "prepared and edited by Magazine Management Company."


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mr. Fantastic; Fantastic Four, King Kong, Casper, Spider-Man, George of the Jungle, Journey to the Center of the Earth (vignettes) / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos ?; Frank Giacoia ?
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Cover includes new image of Mr. Fantastic, likely by Kirby and Roussos and background images with art by Jack Kirby/Joe Sinnott (Fantastic Four); Spider-Man (John Romita); Casper (Warren Kremer ?); George of the Jungle (Bill Everett ?); Journey to the Center of the Earth (Paul Reinman) and King Kong (John Verpoorten ?)

Saturday Spectacular on ABC (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

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

The Flying Horse (Table of Contents: 2)

Casper / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Warren Kremer ?
Inks
Warren Kremer ?
Colors
?
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
children
Reprints

Prisoners of the Pharaoh (Table of Contents: 3)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Edited version of Fantastic Four # 19.

The Birth of a Super-Hero (Table of Contents: 4)

Spider-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Edited version of Amazing Spider-Man #42.

Cowboy in Africa (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

The Second Hundred Years (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

Custer/Batman (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

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

Off To See The Wizard (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

[The People of the Styx] (Table of Contents: 9)

Journey To the Center of the Earth / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Paul Reinman
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Characters
Dr. Lindenbrook (first appearance); Cindy (first appearance); Alec (first appearance); Lars (first appearance); Count Sacknussem (first appearance; villain); Torg (first appearance; villain)

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the TV cartoon.

[Kong Joins the Circus] (Table of Contents: 10)

King Kong / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
John Verpoorten ?; Sol Brodsky ?
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Characters
King Kong (first appearance); Bobby Bond (first appearance); Mr. Bond (first appearance); Miss Bond (first appearance); P. T. Bunkum (first appearance)

Indexer Notes

Adapted from the TV cartoon.

[Shep's Burial Ground] (Table of Contents: 11)

George of the Jungle / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Bill Everett ?
Inks
Bill Everett ?
Colors
?
Letters
Jean Izzo

Genre
humor; jungle
Characters
George of the Jungle (first appearance); Ursula (first appearance); Shep (first appearance; an elephant)

Indexer Notes

Possible Everett pencils/inks per Nick Caputo, January 2018. Next appearance in GEORGE OF THE JUNGLE #1 (Gold Key).

Sunday is Fun Day (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

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

The Flying Nun (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

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

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Mr. Fantastic; Fantastic Four, King Kong, Casper, Spider-Man, George of the Jungle, Journey to the Center of the Earth (vignettes)
  2. 1. Saturday Spectacular on ABC
  3. 2. The Flying Horse
    Casper
  4. 3. Prisoners of the Pharaoh
    Fantastic Four
  5. 4. The Birth of a Super-Hero
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. Cowboy in Africa
  7. 6. The Second Hundred Years
  8. 7. Custer/Batman
  9. 8. Off To See The Wizard
  10. 9. [The People of the Styx]
    Journey To the Center of the Earth
  11. 10. [Kong Joins the Circus]
    King Kong
  12. 11. [Shep's Burial Ground]
    George of the Jungle
  13. 12. Sunday is Fun Day
  14. 13. The Flying Nun
This issue was most recently modified by:
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