(October 1968)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1968-07-02
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 B474865.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Doctor Strange / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dan Adkins
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
Marie Severin ?

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Dormammu
Synopsis
Huge green Dormammu head over a supine Strange
Reprints

...While a World Awaits! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Tom Palmer
Colors
Tom Palmer
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Doctor Strange [Stephen Strange]; Clea; Wong; Dormammu; Umar; Victoria Bentley; Dr. Charles Benton
Synopsis
Umar frees Strange, via a suggestion from Clea and Victoria Bentley. Dormammu is defeated by his own vow never to enter the Earth dimension; a curse returns him to the Dark Dimension. Dr. Benton, a former medical colleague, offers a consultant position to Strange.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Palmer credits per interview: http://www.wtv-zone.com/silverager/interviews/palmer.shtml

Items Of Incredible Import To Illuminate Your Interest, Invigourate Your Imagination, And Intoxicate Your Id! (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
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Elaine M. Sciog, Dennis Allen, Henry Kinsey III, Mike Hudak, Achille Di Bacco and, "The Gifted One"; includes Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom.

Another Marvel Masterpiece! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

The Avengers / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Doctor Strange
  2. 1. ...While a World Awaits!
    Doctor Strange
  3. 2. Items Of Incredible Import To Illuminate Your Interest, Invigourate Your Imagination, And Intoxicate Your Id!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Strange Mails
  5. 4. Another Marvel Masterpiece!
    The Avengers
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