(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
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

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)

Dr. Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
Dan Adkins (signed) [as A.]
Inks:
Dan Adkins (signed) [as A.]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Dr. Strange
Reprints:

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

Dr. Strange / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin of Dr. 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.

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

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / 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)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Now Unto Us Is Born... the Magician!
    Dr. Strange
  2. 1. The Coming of... Dr. Strange
    Dr. Strange
  3. 2. The Senses-Shattering Surprises Go On and On!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  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
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
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