(July 1968)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except October, semi-monthly
On-sale Date
1968-04-09
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Olympia Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On Sale Date from the publication date reported to the Catalog of Copyright Entries, Third Series, Volume 22, Part 2, Periodicals, January-December 1968. Copyright number B474892. Copyright given to Olympia Publications, Inc., Marvel Comics Group.

This Monster Unleashed! (Table of Contents)

The Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

This Monster Unleashed! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Hulk / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Bill Everett (credited); Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Marie Severin (credited)
Inks
George Tuska (credited)
Colors
Marie Severin ?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited)
Editing
Stan Lee (credited)

Feature Logo
The Incredible Hulk!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Mr. Fantastic; Betty Ross; Thunderbolt Ross; Glenn Talbot; Rick Jones; Missing Link (introduction, villain, origin); Mao Tse-Tung (photo)
Synopsis
Prowling New York with Betty in his clutches, the Hulk transforms back into Banner and is shot in the leg by thugs. The product of a nuclear test conducted by the U.S. and captured by the Chinese, the Missing Link is brought to New York and unleashed. He crosses paths with the wounded Hulk and the two battle. Mr. Fantastic creates a Hulk-stopping weapon designed by Banner and Talbot takes the machine to hunt for him. Not realizing that he is fighting a dangerous foe, Talbot shoots the Hulk with the weapon turning him back into Banner just as the Missing Link begins another assault.
Reprints
Keywords
China; New York City; radiation; subway; Wall Street

Shamed By Your English? (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Don Bolander Career Institute Booklet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts; Merry Marvel Marching Society Membership Kit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Game / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Missile Firing Tank (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

We'll Pay You $10,000.00 for This Lincoln Penny (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Centre Coin Co. Catalog / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

You Can Now Become an Expert with Forbidden Oriental Fighting Arts (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Precise Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Shop By Mail; Stamps (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

The Second Golden Age of Marvel Is Here! (And You Didn't Even Bake a Cake!) (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

Magic World of Surprises & Mystery (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

American Circle Corp. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[Boys 12 or Over Sell Grit in Your Spare Time] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

Green Skin’s Grab-Bag / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan, Gary, and Marie, First I would like to congratulate you...
Feature Logo
Green Skin's Grab-Bag

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Joseph Fitzpatrick, Bruce Weinel, Michael Glicksohn, Allen Salzberg, Jesse Owens, Jr., Joyce Gregorian, Charles Meyerson, and Richard Powell, as well as two panel reproductions from previous issues.

The Greatest Event in the History of Comic Magazines! (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Niresk Fishing Outfits / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. This Monster Unleashed!
    The Hulk
  2. 1. ["Tired of being 'skinny'?"]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. This Monster Unleashed!
    The Hulk
  4. 3. Shamed By Your English?
    Don Bolander Career Institute Booklet
  5. 4. Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts
    Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts; Merry Marvel Marching Society Membership Kit
  6. 5. ["Baseball fans are crazy about this true-to-life baseball game"]
    Strat-O-Matic Baseball Game
  7. 6. Missile Firing Tank
    Honor House Products
  8. 7. We'll Pay You $10,000.00 for This Lincoln Penny
    Centre Coin Co. Catalog
  9. 8. You Can Now Become an Expert with Forbidden Oriental Fighting Arts
    Precise Publications
  10. 9. Shop By Mail; Stamps
  11. 10. The Second Golden Age of Marvel Is Here! (And You Didn't Even Bake a Cake!)
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  12. 11. Magic World of Surprises & Mystery
    American Circle Corp.
  13. 12. [Boys 12 or Over Sell Grit in Your Spare Time]
    Grit
  14. 13. ["Dear Stan, Gary, and Marie, First I would like to congratulate you..."]
    Green Skin’s Grab-Bag
  15. 14. The Greatest Event in the History of Comic Magazines!
    Spectacular Spider-Man
  16. 15. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
    Niresk Fishing Outfits
  17. 16. ["132pc. Roman soldiers set"]
    Roman War Soldiers
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