(November 1971)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
Monthly; (semi-monthly, August)
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Stan Lee (credited) (editor)

Mind-Quake! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner; Tuval the Mind Master
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Mindquake! (Table of Contents: 2)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway (credited)
Pencils
Gene Colan (credited)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza (credited as Jon Costa)

Job Number
711-Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor McKenzie]; lighthouse keeper (dies); Russian seamen (villains)
Synopsis
While searching for his father in New England, Namor happens upon a foreign steamer dumping radioactive waste near a lighthouse.
Reprints
Keywords
lighthouses; New England; steamers

Indexer Notes

* “Many wandering nights” have passed since the last issue, and there is an unspecified time gap between chapters 2 and 3.
* McKenzie misspelled "MacKenzie"

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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Chapter 2: ...And the Power of the Mind! (Table of Contents: 7)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor McKenzie]; Llyra (cameo flashback) Diane Arliss; Walter Newell [Stingray]; Stephen Tuval (villain); Jody; Richie
Synopsis
With a clue given to him by the lightkeeper, Namor arrives in Boston in search of Stephen Tuval, a member of the Black Sea People's royal family.
Keywords
Boston; counter-culture; New England; New York City; New York Public Library

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Insult That Made a Man Out of "Mac" (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Charles Atlas / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Chapter 3: The Changeling War (Table of Contents: 11)

Namor the Sub-Mariner / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
John Costanza

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor McKenzie]; Stephen Tuval (villain); Jody; Richie; Captain Leonard McKenzie (reintroduction); Sara (McKenzie’s friend); Tiger Shark [Todd Arliss] (villain)
Synopsis
Tuval ambushes a group of flower children, draining them of their youth, before his climatic battle with Namor. Elsewhere, Llyra allies with Tiger Shark.
Keywords
Boston; counter-culture; Maryland; New England

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advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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Patches / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Send It to Subby / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Ross Andru (illustration)
Inks
Mike Esposito (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Letters from: Jeffrey W. Taylor; Mike Bird; David Butler; Bob Rozakis. Includes an editorial on the price change from 15 cents to 25 cents and the Mighty Marvel Checklist. Also includes “Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom.”

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advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Mind-Quake!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  2. 1. ["This free booklet tells you how you can break into computer programming"]
  3. 2. Mindquake!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  4. 3. ["I put 2 full inches on my arms - 3 inches on my chest and trimmed 4 inches off my waist in just 7 weeks..."]
  5. 4. ["Hey fellow! Which would you rather have… neat prizes… or extra spending money?"]
    Grit
  6. 5. ["Monster s-i-z-e monsters"]
  7. 6. ["When I planned to retire before fifty"]
  8. 7. Chapter 2: ...And the Power of the Mind!
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  9. 8. ["Too skinny?"]
  10. 9. The Insult That Made a Man Out of "Mac"
    Charles Atlas
  11. 10. ["Now--for the first time ever... Tammy Wynette sings all her greatest hits"]
  12. 11. Chapter 3: The Changeling War
    Namor the Sub-Mariner
  13. 12. ["Polaris nuclear sub"]
  14. 13. ["Be a stand-out in your crowd."]
    Patches
  15. 14. ["Happy birthday, Bullpen baby! (or, if we knew you were comin’, we’d have baked a cake— and we did!)"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  16. 15. ["These 3 big drafting kits* given to you!"]
  17. 16. ["I’m 11 years old... and I sell $75.00 to $100.00 dollars a week"]
  18. 17. [no title indexed]
    Send It to Subby
  19. 18. ["204pc Revolutionary War soldiers set"]
  20. 19. ["Choose from a parade of prizes at J.S.C.A."]
  21. 20. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling $1.00 Christmas packs"]
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