(March 1969)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Spidey Goes Mad! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Vulture; Sandman
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Erroneous credits removed by Nick Caputo, Jan 2011.

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko; Dick Ayers; Jack Kirby
Inks:
Steve Ditko; George Roussos; Chic Stone
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Includes images from interior stories.

Spider-Man Goes Mad! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Sharon Kay ?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Flash Thompson; Liz Allan; Mysterio; Aunt May Parker; Frederick Foswell; Doctor Octopus (illusion); Sandman (illusion); Vulture (illusion)
Synopsis:
Mysterio tries to convince Spider-Man that he is going crazy and reveal his secret identity.
Reprints:

The Thunder God Strikes Back! (Table of Contents: 3)

Thor / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
Sharon Kay ?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Job Number:
X-704

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Dr. Donald Blake]; Mr. Hyde [Calvin Zabo]; The Cobra; Don Blake; Calvin Zabo; Jane Foster
Synopsis:
Thor evades the villains and transforms back into Dr. Blake, then pretends to betray Thor in order to get his cane back. He becomes Thor and defeats the Cobra easily, though Hyde escapes by becoming Calvin Zabo and slipping away. Hyde attacks Thor later, but is defeated. When Blake returns to the office he discovers that Jane hates him because of his seeming betrayal of Thor.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story continues from Journey Into Mystery #105.

In the Clutches of the Puppet Master! (Table of Contents: 4)

Human Torch / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
George Roussos [as Geo. Bell]
Colors:
Sharon Kay ?
Letters:
Ray Holloway
Editing:
Stan Lee (Original Editor)
Job Number:
X-515

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Puppet Master; Alicia Masters; Reed Richards [Mr. Fantastic] (cameo); Sue Storm [Invisible Girl] (cameo)
Synopsis:
We learn in flashback how the Puppet Master escaped death at the tentacles of a giant octopus. He then takes control of Johnny, and sends him after Alicia romantically, in order to set him and Ben against each other. 8-page fight ensues!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The story was "Based upon an idea by Tommy and Jimmy Goodkind, Hewlett Harbor, New York".

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spidey Goes Mad!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
  3. 2. Spider-Man Goes Mad!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. The Thunder God Strikes Back!
    Thor
  5. 4. In the Clutches of the Puppet Master!
    Human Torch
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