(June 1968)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1968-02-29
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Zenith Books, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee

Issue Notes

On sale date from the publication date reported to the U.S. Copyright Office found in the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 22, Part 2, Periodicals, January-December 1968. Class B periodical. Copyright registration number B474873.

Now Unto Us Is Born... the Magician! (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Dan Adkins (signed) [as A.])
Inks
Dan Adkins (signed) [as A.])
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]
Reprints

The Coming of... Dr. Strange (Table of Contents: 1)

Doctor Strange / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Dan Adkins
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero; fantasy-supernatural
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Ancient One; Baron Mordo
Synopsis
Origin of Doctor Strange. Stephen Strange seeks out the Ancient One in Himalayas in hope of a cure for his damaged nerves. He discovers that Mordo, a pupil of the Ancient One, is plotting to kill his teacher. Strange warns the Ancient One and then asks to study the mystic arts.
Reprints

The Senses-Shattering Surprises Go On and On! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins [do not use] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Strange Mails / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Dan Adkins
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan, Roy, and Dan, Dr. Strange is Marvel's most unique superhero...

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Harvey Scott; Erik Stone; David Lomazoff; Vic Rosello; George Olshevsky; H.B.; and Don McRitchie; includes two panels reproduced from previous issues.

Two More Triumphs For Marvel..! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Spider-Man; Thor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Now Unto Us Is Born... the Magician!
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. The Coming of... Dr. Strange
    Doctor Strange
  3. 2. The Senses-Shattering Surprises Go On and On!
    Bullpen Bulletins [do not use]
  4. 3. ["Dear Stan, Roy, and Dan, Dr. Strange is Marvel's most unique superhero..."]
    Strange Mails
  5. 4. Two More Triumphs For Marvel..!
    Spider-Man; Thor
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