(July 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., Inc.
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

[no title indexed] (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; Crime-Master; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]
Reprints

The Man in the Crime-Master's Mask! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; Crime Master; Patch [Fredrick Foswell]; Green Goblin; May Parker; Betty Brandt; J. Jonah Jameson; Liz Allen; Flash Thompson; Mr. Davis (school principal)
Synopsis
The Crime Master and the Green Goblin battle for control of organized crime.
Reprints

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man figure taken from Amazing Spider-Man Annual #1, page 14;panel 2. The figure was later utilized for the 1965 Amazing Spider-Man T-Shirt.

At the Mercy of Loki, Prince of Evil! (Table of Contents: 3)

Thor / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
X-749
Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Dr. Strange; Odin; Don Blake; Jane Foster; Heimdall; Loki; Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]][cameo);
Synopsis
Thor is called to the aid of Doctor Strange, and as Dr. Blake saves his life after a crippling mystic attack. Loki takes advantage of a misunderstanding between Thor and Odin to come to Earth and kidnap Jane Foster. Thor finds Loki and defeats him, while a grateful Doctor Strange saves Jane.
Reprints

Two More Triumphs for Marvel..! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.33 page (report information)

It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.67 page (report information)

The Torch Goes Wild! (Table of Contents: 6)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Dick Ayers
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
X-605
Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Rabble Rouser [Vitold Niyazov, later called Weinberg]; Prince Nagamo; Doris Evans (cameo); The Thing [Ben Grimm] (cameo); Invisible Girl [Sue Storm] (cameo); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (cameo)
Synopsis
A demagogue drums up public opinion against the Torch, as part of a communist plot against an American ally. The Torch regains the public trust by stopping him and using his own mind control devices to turn him to the American side.
Reprints

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up (Table of Contents: 7)

Human Torch / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone ?
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]

Indexer Notes

Image likely derived from a story panel. Info per Joe Marek.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Man in the Crime-Master's Mask!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. At the Mercy of Loki, Prince of Evil!
    Thor
  5. 4. Two More Triumphs for Marvel..!
  6. 5. It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows!
  7. 6. The Torch Goes Wild!
    Human Torch
  8. 7. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up
    Human Torch
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Darrel McCann
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  • Nick Caputo
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  • Mike Nielsen
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