(March 1968)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
On-sale date:
1967-12-06
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

release date from newsstand history


The End of Spider-Man! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Ditko; John Verpoorten (alterations)
Inks:
Steve Ditko; John Verpoorten (alterations)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sandman
Reprints:

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Gary Friedrich ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko; Don Heck; Dick Ayers; Russ Heath; John Verpoorten (graytones)
Inks:
Steve Ditko; Don Heck; Chic Stone; Russ Heath; John Verpoorten (graytones)
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover featuring scenes from interior stories, with graytones and touch-ups by John Verpoorten.

The End of Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Sandman [Flint Marko]; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (cameo); J. Jonah Jameson; Dr. Octopus [Otto Octavius] (cameo); Kraven [Sergei Kravinoff] (cameo); Vulture [Adrian Toomes] (cameo); Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; The Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Giant Man [Hank Pym]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]] (cameo); Daredevil [Matt Murdock] (cameo); Aunt May Parker; Anna Watkins (May Parker's neighbor); Liz Allan; Flash Thompson; Betty Brant; Rocky Roberts (Car Thief); Irv (Cop)
Synopsis:
With the entire city thinking he is a coward, Spider-Man runs from Sandman. Peter's life is in shambles, and he contemplates giving up being Spider-Man to concentrate on his personal life.
Reprints:

Marvel Boy and the Lost World (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Russ Heath
Inks:
Russ Heath
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Matthew Grayson; Count Varron
Synopsis:
Marvel Boy, Bob Grayson, is sent to earth from Uranus by his father to combat evil. When he arrives, he discovers newly risen continent about to be seized by an international criminal.
Reprints:

Let's Learn about Hank and Jan (Table of Contents: 4)

Giant-Man / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]
Reprints:

The Mysterious Mister Hyde! (Table of Contents: 5)

Thor / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)
Job Number:
X-512

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Doctor Donald Blake]; Mister Hyde [Calvin Zabo] (introduction, origin); Jane Foster; Odin
Synopsis:
Having been refused a job by Doctor Blake, Calvin Zabo becomes Mister Hyde and attacks the doctor. Meanwhile, Odin has agreed to let Thor marry Jane Foster if she proves worthy. After Mister Hyde learns that Blake survived ('saved' by Thor) it seems that Thor robs a bank, and the police issue a warrant for his arrest.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The End of Spider-Man!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. The End of Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. Marvel Boy and the Lost World
    Marvel Boy
  5. 4. Let's Learn about Hank and Jan
    Giant-Man
  6. 5. The Mysterious Mister Hyde!
    Thor
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