Fantastic Four #58 [Regular Edition]
(January 1967)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except November semi-monthly
On-sale Date
1966-10-11
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1966 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Dismal Dregs of Defeat! (Table of Contents)

The Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Joe Sinnott
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom; Wyatt Wingfoot; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

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

Surplus Bargains / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Dismal Dregs of Defeat! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee (credited); Jack Kirby (co-plot)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I heard'a cases where it rained cats 'n dogs before--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Dr. Doom; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Silver Surfer; Wyatt Wingfoot; Lockjaw
Synopsis
Dr. Doom attacks and defeats the FF.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kirby's co-plot credit is acknowledged by Lee and Kirby in many interviews. The actual credit reads "A Stan Lee * Jack Kirby Production."

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Fantasy Masterpieces; Marvel Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

The Man from U.N.C.L.E. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Hi-Power Binoculars (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Bruce Sales Co. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Magic Collection / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Ballantine Books, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Shop By Mail; Stamps] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Standard American Suppliers, Inc. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Precise Publications / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

They're on TV... (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15)

Fantastic 4 Fan Page / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (spot illustrations)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (spot illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Jack, Can mortal words describe epic grandeur...
Feature Logo
Fantastic Four Fan Page
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Cary Burkett, James Wolcott, Wallace M. Wright, Jack Drucker, Vincent Wright, Eric Lesko, and Bannie Hammonds; includes three panel reproductions from previous issues and M.M.M.S. membership form.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Aurora Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Dismal Dregs of Defeat!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["U.S. government surplus"]
    Surplus Bargains
  3. 2. The Dismal Dregs of Defeat!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. ["More Marvel masterpieces…"]
    Spider-Man; Fantasy Masterpieces; Marvel Tales
  5. 4. ["Boys 12 ror older make $1 to $5 weekly in your spare time"]
    Grit
  6. 5. ["Be a super spy"]
    The Man from U.N.C.L.E.
  7. 6. Hi-Power Binoculars
    Bruce Sales Co.
  8. 7. ["Mystify your friends! Baffle your family! You’ll astonish them all! 250 magic tricks revealed"]
    Magic Collection
  9. 8. ["The original Tarzan books by Edgar Rice Burroughs"]
    Ballantine Books, Inc.
  10. 9. [Shop By Mail; Stamps]
  11. 10. ["60,000 candlepower long distance land & sea beam lights"]
    Standard American Suppliers, Inc.
  12. 11. ["Now…fear no man! Don’t be bullied!"]
    Precise Publications
  13. 12. ["Pulse-pounding pronouncements, passionately philosophical, preposterously profound, and particularly prepared for permanent oblivion!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  14. 13. They're on TV...
  15. 14. ["Marvel super-hero T-shirts"]
  16. 15. ["Dear Stan and Jack, Can mortal words describe epic grandeur..."]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  17. 16. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
  18. 17. ["American Basiic Science Club’s master lab... a home science lab and course"]
  19. 18. ["Attention all super-hero fans— here are the new Aurora hobby kits you’ve been waiting for!"]
    Aurora Products
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