The X-Men #45
(June 1968)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Canam Publishers Sales Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

When Mutants Clash! (Table of Contents)

X-Men / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Quicksilver; Cyclops
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Tuska ink credit per Nick Caputo, Jan 2011, based on his examination of the original art printed in John Buscema, Michelangelo of Comics. Original indexer credited Johh Verpoorten.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

When Mutants Clash! (Table of Contents: 2)

X-Men / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
Don Heck (layouts); Werner Roth
Inks
John Tartaglione
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Warren's been gone too long!
Genre
superhero
Characters
X-Men [Cyclops [Scott Summers]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel [Warren Worthington III]; Iceman [Bobby Drake]; Beast [Hank McCoy]; Professor X [Charles Xavier] (flashback)]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Toad [Mortimer Toynbee]; Magneto; Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Goliath [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]]; Red Raven (flashback)
Synopsis
Cyclops frees himself from Magneto's captivity. While searching for the other X-Men captured by Magneto, Cyclops encounters Quicksilver and the two battle each other.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

continued in AVENGERS #53

And the Mob Cried...Vengeance! (Table of Contents: 3)

The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Having learned the plight of a young mutant in Nassau County, Professor X has dispatched the first of his X-Men, Scott Summers, to rescue Bobby Drake from the wrath of a vengeful citizenry, only to find...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Iceman [Bobby Drake] (origin continued); Cyclops [Scott Summers]
Synopsis
Scott tries to break Bobby out of jail, but Bobby, feeling he's done nothing wrong, wishes to remain in custody.
Reprints

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5)

Mutant Mail-Box / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Characters
Angel; Beast; Magneto; Marvel Girl; Professor Xavier; Toad
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. When Mutants Clash!
    X-Men
  2. 1. ["Tired of being 'skinny'?"]
  3. 2. When Mutants Clash!
    X-Men
  4. 3. And the Mob Cried...Vengeance!
    The Origins of the Uncanny X-Men
  5. 4. ["The second golden age of Marvel is here!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Mutant Mail-Box
  7. 6. ["The greatest event in the history of comic magazines!"]
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  9. 8. ["132pc Roman soldiers set"]
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Nick Caputo
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Del Gruber
  • Steve Dasinger
  • James Ludwig
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  • Lou Mougin
  • Mike Tiefenbacher
  • Tim Fitzpatrick
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Spencer Price-Nash
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  • Carl Gafford
  • Robert Wood
  • Lou Mazzella