(March 14 1979)

Marvel UK, 1979 Series
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Price
0.10 GBP
Pages
24
Indicia Frequency
Weekly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Ltd.
Editing
Dez Skinn; Richard Burton

Smash 2nd Issue (Table of Contents)

Hulk / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk

Indexer Notes

Cover image is reprinted from unknown source. Editor Dez Skinn reports "using a blow-up of a Sal Buscema drawing" for this cover: https://dezskinn.com/Marvel-UK-3/

Hulk Comic No. 2 (Table of Contents: 1)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script
Dez Skinn (credited, signed)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Welcome to the second incredible issue ...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk; Black Knight; Ant-Man; Night-Raven; Nick Fury

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Hulk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Parkhouse (credited as Parkhouse)
Pencils
Steve Dillon (credited as Dillon)
Inks
Steve Dillon (credited as Dillon)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Bruce Banner - career physicist with a bright future ...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Hulk [Bruce Banner]

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3)

Nick Fury / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Moore (credited as Moore)
Pencils
Steve Dillon (credited as Dillon)
Inks
Steve Dillon (credited as Dillon)
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Two attempts have been made to destroy ...
Genre
spy
Characters
Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; Carlyle Pallis

Contact! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Tom Sutton (signed)
Pencils
Tom Sutton (signed)
Inks
Tom Sutton (signed)
Letters
Tom Sutton

Job Number
303-Z
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Howard (death); Fal Ton; Fan Ton
Reprints

Indexer Notes

At end of this reprint, there is a note that The Black Knight Feature will return next week.

The Astonishing Ant-Man! Origin: Part II (Table of Contents: 5)

Ant-Man / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Letters
Joe Letterese

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Last issue we saw Bio-Chemist Henry Pym ...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Ant-Man [Henry Pym] (origin, first appearance as Ant-Man)
Synopsis
Henry Pym invents an anti-radiation gas, that attracts the attention of communist spies. Henry eludes them by shrinking himself once again.
Reprints
  • US from Tales to Astonish (Marvel, 1959 series) #35 (September 1962) [Extensively edited to bring the story length down to 3 pages. Prints p.1, panels 1, 2 & 5; p.2, panels 1, 2 & 4); p.3, panels 4 & 6-8; p.4-5; plus panels from [Return of the Ant-Man] Part 2, An Army of Ants!], #35 (September 1962) [Extensively edited to bring the story length down to 3 pages. Prints panels from Return of the Ant-Man, Part 1 plus, from this segment, p.6, panels 1, 2 & 4; p.7, panels 1-5.]
Keywords
anti-radiation formula; enlarging serum; reducing serum

Blind Justice (Table of Contents: 6)

Night Raven / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Parkhouse
Pencils
David Lloyd
Inks
David Lloyd
Letters
?

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Night-time in the city ...
Genre
detective-mystery

Indexer Notes

Story Title sourced from Night Raven: The Collected Stories (1990) https://www.comics.org/issue/400168/

Chaos In Canada: Episode One (Table of Contents: 7)

Hulk / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Herb Trimpe
Inks
Sal Trapani
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
1252Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Beast [Henry McCoy]
Reprints
  • US from The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #161 (March 1973) [[Partial reprint. The first 7 pages of the story have been extensively edited to bring the length down to 3 pages. Partial reprinting continues into the next issue.]]
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Smash 2nd Issue
    Hulk
  2. 1. Hulk Comic No. 2
  3. 2. ["Bruce Banner - career physicist with a bright future ..."]
    Hulk
  4. 3. ["Two attempts have been made to destroy ..."]
    Nick Fury
  5. 4. Contact!
  6. 5. The Astonishing Ant-Man! Origin: Part II
    Ant-Man
  7. 6. Blind Justice
    Night Raven
  8. 7. Chaos In Canada: Episode One
    Hulk
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