(October 1970)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1970-07-07
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.
This issue has variants:

If Namor Falls... A World Must Die! (Table of Contents)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen; Morrie Kuramoto ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner; Captain Marvel
Reprints

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

Johnson Smith & Co. Catalog / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Calling Captain Marvel! (Table of Contents: 2)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Sal Buscema (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited as Joe Gaudioso)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Feature Logo
Prince Namor, the Sub-Mariner
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner; Captain Marvel (guest-star); Rick Jones (guest-star); Markham (villain, introduction); Hugo (villain, introduction)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story takes place between Captain Marvel (Marvel, 1968 series) #21 and Avengers (Marvel, 1963 series) #89

Snoopy Strikes Again! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Monogram Models / 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)

Super Poster Offer (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

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

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

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

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

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

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Columbia Record Club / advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

advertisement / 1.5 pages (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Grit Newspaper / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 0.75 page (report information)

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

Fantastic Four; Thor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.25 page (report information)

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

Send It to Subby / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith
Inks
Barry Windsor-Smith
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen; typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Includes a house ad for Conan the Barbarian.

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

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

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

American Basic Science Club, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Wallace Brown Greeting Cards / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. If Namor Falls... A World Must Die!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. ["400 crazy labels"]
    Johnson Smith & Co. Catalog
  3. 2. Calling Captain Marvel!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. Snoopy Strikes Again!
    Monogram Models
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  6. 5. Super Poster Offer
    Marvelmania
  7. 6. ["Famous name prizes or cash...from Olympic"]
    Olympic Sales / Olympia Sales Cards
  8. 7. ["Secret muscle-building 'tools’"]
    Joe Weider Course and Products
  9. 8. ["Comic books for sale"]
  10. 9. ["We sell Giant 40 page comic catalog We buy"]
  11. 10. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
    Academy for Home Study
  12. 11. ["Now...save almost 50% on the hit records you want!"]
    Columbia Record Club
  13. 12. ["Big! Model rocket supply catalog"]
  14. 13. ["Boys 12 or older sell Grit in your spare time"]
    Grit Newspaper
  15. 14. ["A pandemonious plethora of perplexing pronouncements passionately prepared and philosophically proferred!"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  16. 15. ["Now ya gotta believe that mighty Marvel is on the move again!"]
    Fantastic Four; Thor
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    Send It to Subby
  18. 17. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists Schools
  19. 18. ["America's greatest values in science labs and courses!"]
    American Basic Science Club, Inc.
  20. 19. ["If you need extra money & you know just 10 people..."]
    Wallace Brown Greeting Cards
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