Thor #143 [Regular Edition]
(August 1967)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1967-06-01
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Atlas Magazines, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1967 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
This issue has variants:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Vince Colletta
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Thor [Donald Blake]; Balder; Sif; Brona; Magnir
Reprints

--And, Soon Shall Come: the Enchanters! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Bill Everett (credited); Vince Colletta (see notes)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Wow! I never thought the mighty Thor would come waltzin’ in here to slurp a soda that way!
Feature Logo
The Mighty Thor!
Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Thor [Donald Blake]; Heimdall; Mr. Markham; Balder; Sif; Enchanters Three [Magnir; Forsung; Brona] (introduction); Living Talisman (introduction)
Synopsis
Thor, Sif and Balder face the Enchanters Three and the Living Talisman.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Uncredited inking by Colletta on parts of page one and two per Nick Caputo, January 2018.

One page is not reprinted in the Marvel Spectacular #14 reprint. First appearance of the land of Ringsfjord.

Awe-Inspiring Announcements For You To Yawn With! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

To The Death! (Table of Contents: 3)

Tales of Asgard / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Bill Everett (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
While Thor, Hogun and Fandral face the dreaded Forty Horsemen of Satan - - set upon them by the fiendish Mogul - - voluminous Volstagg employs his own fatal charm in attempting to learn where Mogul may be found - -
Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Thor; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Mutaurus (introduction)(death); Mogul's sister (introduction); Satan's Forty Horsemen
Synopsis
Volstagg finds the Idol of the Mystic Mountain and the Rod of Wondrous Wizard Power. Thor faces the Demon Riders.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Mystic Mountain Part 7.

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

The Hammer Strikes [Thor] / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (ilustration)
Inks
Vince Colletta (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters submitted by Richard Riedel, Mike Rivera, Mimi Spencer

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Thor
  2. 1. --And, Soon Shall Come: the Enchanters!
    Thor
  3. 2. Awe-Inspiring Announcements For You To Yawn With!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. To The Death!
    Tales of Asgard
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes [Thor]
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