(July 1970)

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; Roy Thomas (associate editor)
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... Cornered by Kraven the Hunter! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Marie Severin
Inks
Sam Grainger ?; Joe Sinnott ?
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man; Kraven
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Grainger or Sinnott inks per Nick Caputo, Aug 2012.

The Thrill of the Hunt! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kraven; Spider-Man; Betty Brant; May Parker; Anna Watson; Gwen Stacy; Harry Osborn; Jonah Jameson; Frederick Foswell
Synopsis
Kraven dresses up as Spider-Man and harasses J. Jonah Jameson to get Spider-Man to come out for a re-match of their last fight.
Reprints

The Sub-Mariner Must Be Stopped! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Job Number
X-772
Genre
superhero
Characters
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Sub-Mariner [Namor McKenzie]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm] (cameo); Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards] (cameo)
Reprints

Candid Comments Calculated to Amuse and Confuse You! (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (promo copy); Stan Lee
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Items (includes information on the returning Chic Stone and Vince Colletta and the titles they will be working on, Jack Kirby will writing and drawing the Inhumans series, Marie Severin is back to working on comics again, Don Heck will be working on Iron Man and a new version of Dr. Strange); Stan's Soapbox (Stan details the time involved in putting together the average comic); house ad for Thor #177 and Sgt. Fury #79.

The Trial of the Gods! (Table of Contents: 4)

Thor / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

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

Genre
fantasy-supernatural; superhero
Characters
Thor; Odin; Balder; Jane Foster; Loki; Enchantress; Executioner; Yagg (introduction, death); The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp] (cameo); Rick Jones (cameo); Daredevil (cameo); Frightful Four [Wizard; Medusa; Trapster; Sandman] (cameo)
Synopsis
Odin sends Thor and Loki to Skornheim to endure a trial which will show which one of his sons is lying to him. Against Odin's decree, Loki uses magic to escape the traps of the enchanted land while Thor has to rely on brawn and sheer will.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story takes place at the same time as Daredevil #7 and Fantastic Four #38. First appearance of the land of Skornheim.

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

The Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 page (report information)

Script
? (promo copy)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Marvel checklist for comics on sale right now! Comics listed with a synopsis are Fantastic Four #100, Spider-Man #86, Silver Surfer #17, Thor #177, Avengers #77, Captain America #127, Hulk #129, Captain Marvel #21, Iron Man #27, Sub-Mariner #27, Daredevil #65, Chamber of Darkness #5, Sgt. Fury #79, Marvel Super-Heroes #27, Marvel Tales #27, Marvel's Greatest Comics #27, and Tower of Shadows #6.

Marvelmania (Table of Contents: 6)

advertisement / 0.6 page (report information)

Script
? (advertisement copy)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Silver Surfer; Spider-Man; Thor; Daredevil; Dr. Doom

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for the Marvelmania membership kit using a small version of the Poster and Decals that came with the membership.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Spidey... Cornered by Kraven the Hunter!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Thrill of the Hunt!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Sub-Mariner Must Be Stopped!
    Human Torch and Thing
  4. 3. Candid Comments Calculated to Amuse and Confuse You!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. The Trial of the Gods!
    Thor
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  7. 6. Marvelmania
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