(25 February 1967)

IPC, 1967 Series
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Price:
9d
Pages:
40
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Odhams Press Ltd
Brand:
A Power Comic
Editing:
Alf Wallace [as Alf]; Bob Bartholomew [as Bart]
Color:
Colour Cover, Black & White Interior
Dimensions:
7.75" x 11.25"
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-Stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Free gift of plastic stick-on scars.


This Scar Could Be Yours! It Will Make You a Member Of The Secret Brotherhood Of Power (Table of Contents)

The Mighty Thor / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset; Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Mighty Thor vs. The Executioner (Table of Contents)

The Mighty Thor / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; Larry Lieber
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Dick Ayers
Letters:
?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Thor [Doctor Donald Blake]; Jane Foster (introduction, called "Jane Nelson"); Comrade Executioner (death, not to be confused with the later Thor villain Executioner)
Synopsis:
Dr. Blake joins a medical mission to a South American country wracked with civil war. The leader of the communist faction — the Executioner — orders an attack on the doctors, and Blake must use the power of Thor to save his colleagues and defeat the communists.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

A new text caption has been added to the final panel of this story to entice the reader to purchase next Saturday's issue.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

News From the Floor of 64 / foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
Alf Wallace
Letters:
Typeset

Want some gum, chum? Free Fantastic Bubble Gum (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Miraculous Magneto (Table of Contents)

X-Men / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Professor Charles Xavier; X-Men [Cyclops; Beast; Angel; Iceman; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Magneto
Synopsis:
The X-Men go on their first assignment - stopping a mutant named Magneto from talking over an Air Force base. They succeed!
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part two of the story reprinted from X-Men #1. The first part of page 1 of this reprint is a paste-up with a text recap. It includes an image of Magneto's face which is a modified version of panel 4, page 11 of the original story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Fan Mail / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Free Stamp Collectors Outfit (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.25 page (report information)

[..."Even a rhino stockade can't hold the Link!"] (Table of Contents)

The Missing Link / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Alf Wallace
Pencils:
Luis Bermejo
Inks:
Luis Bermejo
Letters:
?

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Bull Belson; Lita Munro; Cord Cleat
Synopsis:
The Missing Link escapes his captives

Accept This Great Encyclopaedia Free! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Secret Brotherhood of - Shshh! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Indexer Notes

Promo for this issue's free gift

In Next Week's Issue of Fantastic (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

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

Iron Man Is Born! [Part 2] (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee [plot]; Larry Lieber [script]
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

As in this example, Power Comics titles often spread Marvel reprint stories over two or more issues. Page one of this reprint includes a new text box which recaps the events of last issue.
The final panel of this story includes some new text to tempt the reader to purchase next week's issue.

The Mighty Thor (Table of Contents)

A Power House Pin-Up / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
superhero

Indexer Notes

Full color back cover

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. This Scar Could Be Yours! It Will Make You a Member Of The Secret Brotherhood Of Power
    The Mighty Thor
  2. 1. The Mighty Thor vs. The Executioner
    The Mighty Thor
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    News From the Floor of 64
  4. 3. Want some gum, chum? Free Fantastic Bubble Gum
  5. 4. Miraculous Magneto
    X-Men
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Fan Mail
  7. 6. Free Stamp Collectors Outfit
  8. 7. [..."Even a rhino stockade can't hold the Link!"]
    The Missing Link
  9. 8. Accept This Great Encyclopaedia Free!
  10. 9. The Secret Brotherhood of - Shshh!
  11. 10. In Next Week's Issue of Fantastic
  12. 11. Iron Man Is Born! [Part 2]
    Iron Man
  13. 12. The Mighty Thor
    A Power House Pin-Up
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