(August 1970)

Marvel, 1970 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1970-05-12
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 (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

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

Beware… the Inhumans! / The Sting of the Black Widow! (Table of Contents)

Black Widow; Inhumans / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (sourced) (Inhumans); John Romita (sourced) (Black Widow)
Inks
John Romita (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (sourced)

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Inhumans: Black Bolt [Blackagar Boltagon]; Gorgon; Karnak; Medusa [Medusalith Amaquelin Boltagon]
Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Original indexer credited Marie Severin with the pencils on the Black Widow portion and Frank Giacoia with inks for the entire cover.

The End of the Skinny Body (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Joe Weider Course and Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Inhumans! (Table of Contents: 2)

Inhumans / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited)
Inks
Chic Stone (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Ruling the Inhumans is the family led by the silent Black Bolt!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four: Crystal [Crystalia Amaquelin Maximoff]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]
The Inhumans: Black Bolt [Blackagar Boltagon]; Gorgon; Karnak; Medusa [Medusalith Amaquelin Boltagon]; Triton
Aireo; Centarius (introducton); Leonus; Maximus; Timberius
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Synopsis
Two missiles are shot at the Inhumans. The second one is destroyed just before it hits and the wreckage points to the Fantastic Four as the ones firing it.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This story is continued in part from Fantastic Four (Marvel, 1961 series) #101.

Blemishes Fade As Skin Clears (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Fayd Skin Cream / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Mighty Marvel Checklist / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

Marvelmania International (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Marvelmania / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Yes…Now YOU Manage All Major League Teams! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Be a Manager Game / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Monster S-I-Z-E Monsters (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Monster Size Monsters / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Boys Here's a Swell Way to Make $1 to $6 Weekly (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Grit Newspaper / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

These 3 Big Drafting Kits Given to You! (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

North American School of Drafting / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Then Came... the Black Widow (Table of Contents: 10)

Black Widow / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Gary Friedrich (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
John Verpoorten (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Job Number
225 Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I've never been so bored! If only...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Ivan Petrovich Bezukhov (introduction); Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Carlos (introduction, name revealed in next issue); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (flashback) (cameo); Maria (introduction); Rizzo (introduction); Sal
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Last Black Widow appearance in Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #86. Panels 2-4 and 6 of page 2 and the first 2 panels of page 3 are not reprinted in the Giant-Size Avengers (Marvel, 1974 series) #4 reprint.

History of the Comics (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

History of the Comics / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

We'll Pay You $10,000.00 for This Lincoln Penny (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Centre Coin's Album or Catalog / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Shop By Mail Stamps (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Comic Sales Comics; F. L. Buza Comics and Coins; Howard Rogofsky Comics; Passaic Book Center Comics; Richard Alf Comics; Robert Bell Comics / advertisement / 3 pages (report information)

Polaris Nuclear Sub (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Polaris Nuclear Sub / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

I'll Make you a Master of Karate (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Precise Publications Defense Training / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..! (Table of Contents: 16) (Expand) /

Captain America; Thor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Twice the Excitement in Only Half the Space! (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 0.5 page (report information)

Kazar and Dr. Doom! Terrific Together… (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Doctor Doom; Ka-Zar / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Do You Have Art Talent Worth Developing? (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Famous Artists Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

3 Complete Fishing Outfits (Table of Contents: 20) (Expand) /

Niresk Fishing Outfits / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now You Can Finish High School at Home (Table of Contents: 21) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Beware… the Inhumans! / The Sting of the Black Widow!
    Black Widow; Inhumans
  2. 1. The End of the Skinny Body
    Joe Weider Course and Products
  3. 2. The Inhumans!
    Inhumans
  4. 3. Blemishes Fade As Skin Clears
    Fayd Skin Cream
  5. 4. ["Fantastic Four #100"]
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  6. 5. Marvelmania International
    Marvelmania
  7. 6. Yes…Now YOU Manage All Major League Teams!
    Be a Manager Game
  8. 7. Monster S-I-Z-E Monsters
    Monster Size Monsters
  9. 8. Boys Here's a Swell Way to Make $1 to $6 Weekly
    Grit Newspaper
  10. 9. These 3 Big Drafting Kits Given to You!
    North American School of Drafting
  11. 10. Then Came... the Black Widow
    Black Widow
  12. 11. History of the Comics
    History of the Comics
  13. 12. We'll Pay You $10,000.00 for This Lincoln Penny
    Centre Coin's Album or Catalog
  14. 13. Shop By Mail Stamps
    Comic Sales Comics; F. L. Buza Comics and Coins; Howard Rogofsky Comics; Passaic Book Center Comics; Richard Alf Comics; Robert Bell Comics
  15. 14. Polaris Nuclear Sub
    Polaris Nuclear Sub
  16. 15. I'll Make you a Master of Karate
    Precise Publications Defense Training
  17. 16. Two More Triumphs for Marvel ..!
    Captain America; Thor
  18. 17. Twice the Excitement in Only Half the Space!
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  19. 18. Kazar and Dr. Doom! Terrific Together…
    Doctor Doom; Ka-Zar
  20. 19. Do You Have Art Talent Worth Developing?
    Famous Artists Schools
  21. 20. 3 Complete Fishing Outfits
    Niresk Fishing Outfits
  22. 21. Now You Can Finish High School at Home
    Academy for Home Study
This issue was modified by, among others
  • David Bruce
  • Nick Caputo
  • Steve Coates
  • Peter Croome
  • Jerry Hillegas (R.I.P.)
  • Steve Jenner
  • Darrel McCann
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Douglas Sederberg
  • Jim Van Dore