(June 1970)

Marvel, 1961 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly except November, semi-monthly
On-sale Date
1970-03-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Printer
Printed in the U.S.A. by World Color Press, Inc., Sparta, Illinois 62286
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1970 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress with a correction factor of plus 28 days.
This issue has variants:

The Torch Goes Wild! (Table of Contents)

The Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Inhumans [Black Bolt [Blackagar Boltagon]; Crystal [Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff]; Gorgon; Karnak; Medusa [Medusalith Amaquelin Boltagon]; Triton]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]
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Indexer Notes

Cover inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (20 December 2006); the original indexer credited Frank Giacoia.

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

Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Torch Goes Wild! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Joe Sinnott (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Job Number
166Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Forgive us for breaking in this way, but--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm Richards]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; The Inhumans [Black Bolt [Blackagar Boltagon]; Crystal [Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff]; Gorgon; Karnak; Medusa [Medusalith Amaquelin Boltagon]; Triton]; Yeti (unnamed, name revealed in Marvel: The Lost Generation #12)
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Indexer Notes

First appearance of Yeti. Named in Marvel: The Lost Generation (Marvel, 2000 series) #12. An alternate perspective of the events of this issue are later shown in Marvel: The Lost Generation (Marvel, 2000 series) #7. Yeti's previous chronological appearance was in X-Men: The Hidden Years (Marvel, 1999 series) #16.

The Race to Danger (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Lee Jeans / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Mighty Marvel Checklist / in-house column / 0.4 page (report information)

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

Marvelmania / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.6 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Academy for Home Study / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Grit Newspaper / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

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

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

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

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

North American School of Drafting / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Fantastic 4 Fan Page / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Jack, HISTORATOR OUTPUT 000-546.021KB6
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]
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Indexer Notes

Letters from: Ralph Duby and David Charles Paskow. Includes “Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom.”

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Theodore Audel & Co. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

American Seeds / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Torch Goes Wild!
    The Fantastic Four
  2. 1. ["Famous name prizes or cash... from Olympic"]
    Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales
  3. 2. The Torch Goes Wild!
    The Fantastic Four
  4. 3. The Race to Danger
    Lee Jeans
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  6. 5. ["Exciting new club Marvelmania International"]
    Marvelmania
  7. 6. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
    Academy for Home Study
  8. 7. ["Look, fellows!"]
    Grit Newspaper
  9. 8. ["Mini-bulletins to skim, scan, and savor!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  10. 9. Shop by Mail; Stamps
  11. 10. ["Collect coins.. the hobby road to riches"]
    Centre Coin Co.
  12. 11. Shop by Mail
  13. 12. ["I’m 11 years old... and I sell $75.00 to $100.00 a week"]
  14. 13. Shop by Mail
  15. 14. ["These 3 big drafting kits* given to you!"]
    North American School of Drafting
  16. 15. ["Dear Stan and Jack, HISTORATOR OUTPUT 000-546.021KB6"]
    Fantastic 4 Fan Page
  17. 16. ["Either that bulge goes, or I do!"]
    Joe Weider
  18. 17. ["Audel skill-building practical guides"]
    Theodore Audel & Co.
  19. 18. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American seeds"]
    American Seeds
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