Marvel Tales #250 [Direct]
(June 1991)

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Volume
1
Price
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
52
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Editing
Denny O'Neil (original editor); Dan Cuddy (assistant editor); Jim Salicrup (editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

© 1991 Marvel Entertainment Group, Inc.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Inks
Marshall Rogers (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Karma [Xi'an Coy Manh]
Reprints

And Introducing--Karma! She Possesses People! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man; Fantastic Four / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Frank Miller (co-plot); Chris Claremont
Pencils
Frank Miller
Inks
Bob Wiacek
Colors
Carl Gafford
Letters
Annette Kawecki

Job Number
LF260
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Case in point:
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Richards]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Karma [Xi'an Coy Manh] (first appearance, origin); Leong Coy Manh (first appearance); Nga Coy Manh (first appearance); Colonel Coy Manh (first appearance, flashback); Mrs. Coy Manh (first appearance, flashback); Father Bowen [Michael Bowen] (first appearance); Alicia Masters; X-Men [Professor X [Charles Xavier]; Storm [Ororo Munroe]; Wolverine [Logan]; Colossus [Peter Rasputin]]; General Nguyen Ngoc Coy (first appearance, villain); Tran Coy Manh (first appearance, villain, death)
Synopsis
A new mutant forcibly recruits Spidey and the FF in her bid to free her little brother and sister from her manipulative uncle.
Reprints

While the C.I.T.Y. Sweeps (Table of Contents: 2)

Rocket Racer / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Tony Isabella
Pencils
Alan Kupperberg
Inks
Alan Kupperberg
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Rick Parker

Genre
superhero
Characters
Rocket Racer [Robert Farrell]

Marvel Tales Annual #1: A Very Personal (And Very Peculiar) Reminiscence!! (Table of Contents: 3)

Marvel Tales / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Fred Hembeck
Pencils
Fred Hembeck
Inks
Fred Hembeck
Colors
Fred Hembeck
Letters
Fred Hembeck

Genre
superhero

Indexer Notes

Hembeck explains the origin of the baby's head that appears in the character box on the cover of Marvel Tales Annual #1.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man; Fantastic Four
  2. 1. And Introducing--Karma! She Possesses People!
    Spider-Man; Fantastic Four
  3. 2. While the C.I.T.Y. Sweeps
    Rocket Racer
  4. 3. Marvel Tales Annual #1: A Very Personal (And Very Peculiar) Reminiscence!!
    Marvel Tales
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