Thor #169 [Regular Edition]
(October 1969)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
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 Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Monster and the Man-God! (Table of Contents)

Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; John Romita (central Thor image)
Inks
George Klein; John Romita (central Thor image)
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Galactus; Watcher
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Central Thor image identified as by John Romita Sr. from Mark Elstob on January 16, 2005 error report.
Background scenes by Kirby/Klein taken from interior panels, per Nick Caputo, January 2011.

The Awesome Answer! (Table of Contents: 1)

Thor / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thor; Galactus (Origin); Watcher; Odin; Balder; Warriors Three [Hogun; Fandral; Volstagg]; Thermal Man
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The origin of Galactus concludes, first appearance of the World of Taa.
George Klein's final work before his untimely death in September, 1969.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

The Hammer Strikes / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bud Plant (noted comic book dealer), Cliff Carson, Richard Palmer, Dennis Parker, and Sgt. Michael Kunne.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Monster and the Man-God!
    Thor
  2. 1. The Awesome Answer!
    Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Hammer Strikes
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