(May 1968)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group; MCG
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

Spidey Strikes Back! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Steve Ditko (Spider-Man; Human Torch); Jack Kirby (Thor vignette); Russ Heath (Marvel Boy vignette)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (Spider-Man and Torch); Chic Stone (Thor); Russ Heath (Marvel Boy)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Revised cover credits by Nick Caputo, Jan 2011.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko; Russ Heath; Don Heck; Dick Ayers
Inks:
Steve Ditko; Russ Heath; Don Heck; Dick Ayers
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover featuring scenes from interior stories.

Spidey Strikes Back (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]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Sandman [Flint Marko]; Enforcers [Fancy Dan [Daniel Brito]; Ox [Raymond Bloch]; Montana [Jackson Brice]]; J. Jonah Jameson; Mr. Wormly; Rock Gimpy; Aunt May Parker; Flash Thompson; Liz Allan; Betty Brant; Ned Leeds (introduction); Louie (Stool Pigeon); Scorpion [Mac Gargan] (unnamed, out of costume)
Synopsis:
Sandman and the Enforcers capture the Human Torch. When Spider-Man questions a stool pigeon and learns of this he comes to the aid of the Human Torch.
Reprints:

Eyes of Death! (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Boy / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Marvel Boy [Bob Grayson]; Professor Vance [the Great Video]
Synopsis:
An accident gives a scientist x-ray vision.
Reprints:

Fighting to the Death with the Asbestos Man! (Table of Contents: 4)

Human Torch / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (Plot); Ernie Hart (Script)
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Harold

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Asbestos Man [Professor Orson Kasloff] (Intro) (Origin); Blackie Backer (racketeer) (Intro); Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]
Synopsis:
A financially frustrated scientist invents a fireproof suit in order to impress underworld hoods to become his parters in crime.
Reprints:

The Master Plan of Mr. 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:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)
Job Number:
X-513

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor; Mr. Hyde; Jane Foster; Don Blake; Odin
Synopsis:
Mister Hyde kidnaps Don Blake and Jane Foster and then tries to steal a submarine using Jane as a hostage. Jane stops Thor from catching Hyde because she thinks that Don is still in danger. The police realize that Hyde framed Thor for the bank robbery, but Jane's actions convince Odin that she is unworthy of immortality.
Reprints:
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spidey Strikes Back!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Spidey Strikes Back
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. Eyes of Death!
    Marvel Boy
  5. 4. Fighting to the Death with the Asbestos Man!
    Human Torch
  6. 5. The Master Plan of Mr. Hyde!
    Thor
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Darrel McCann
  • Jim Van Dore
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  • Andrés Jiménez
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