(2009)

Marvel, 2009 Series
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Volume
2
Price
24.99 USD
Pages
308
On-sale Date
2009-07-08
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Publishing, Inc.
Brand
Marvel [white on red]
ISBN
978-0-7851-3712-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
9780785137122 52499
Editing
Cory Sedlmeier
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock
Glossy Cover; Baxter Interior
Binding
Trade Paperback
Publishing Format
Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Fantastic Four / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Dean White (credited, signed) (painting)
Inks
Dean White (credited, signed) (painting)
Colors
Dean White (credited, signed) (painting)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints
Keywords
caves

[Title Page and Credits] (Table of Contents: 1)

credits, title page / 4 pages (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Michael Kelleher
Letters
typeset

Contents (Table of Contents: 2)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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typeset

Introduction (Table of Contents: 3)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
Typeset

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The Impossible Man (Table of Contents: 4)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Al Hartley ? (alterations)
Inks
Jack Kirby ?; Al Hartley ? (alterations)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; the Impossible Man (introduction)
Reprints

A Visit with the Fantastic Four (Table of Contents: 5)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-72
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]] (origin retelling); Willie Lumpkin (introduction]; the Skrulls (flashback)
Synopsis
Willie Lumpkin brings to the Fantastic Four their huge mailbag. It makes them think about their youths and their origin.
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Indexer Notes

This story contains the first mention of the Yancy Street Gang.

It also contains a defense of Sue Storm's membership by Reed which appears to be a justification of her membership. It will be another year before Sue is given additional forcefield powers to "beef up" her abilities.

The Impossible Man (Table of Contents: 6)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-73
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; the Impossible Man (introduction)
Synopsis
The police call the Fantastic Four to help against a childish extraterrestrial.
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The Fantastic Four Pin-Up Page (Table of Contents: 7)

Sub-Mariner / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

Job Number
X-75
Genre
superhero
Characters
Namor the Sub-Mariner
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Indexer Notes

Pin-up of Namor and his undersea headquarters.

The Fantastic Four Meet the Hulk! (Table of Contents: 8)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Another second and I'll destroy them all!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints
Keywords
caves

The Incredible Hulk [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 9)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-101
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Alicia Masters; General Thunderbolt Ross; Captain Nelson (introduction)
Synopsis
General Ross asks the Fantastic Four "to find and destroy the Hulk". His base was victim of a saboteur and Hulk is the only suspect.
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Keywords
infantrymen

Part 2 Mission: Stop the Hulk! (Table of Contents: 10)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

First Line of Dialogue or Text
These are the most recent recorded moving pictures of the Hulk himself!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]; General Thunderbolt Ross; Rick Jones; Doctor Karl Kort (introduction)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four goes to a briefing at the base in New Mexico. There, they meet Bruce Banner and his assistant, Karl Kort, to discuss how to stop the Hulk.
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Keywords
Fantati-car; flaming lasso

Part 3 Who Is the Wrecker? (Table of Contents: 11)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 3 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Of all the blanketty-blank--!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Genral Thunderbolt Ross; Rick Jones; Karl Kort
Synopsis
Rick Jones identifies Karl Kort as the saboteur.
Reprints
Keywords
Project 34; soldiers

Part 4 The Hulk at Last! (Table of Contents: 12)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Thing! Get out of there!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Karl Kort; Rick Jones; General Thunderbolt Ross
Synopsis
Karl Kort brings Rick in caves where Hulk and the Fantastic Four are searching for him.
Reprints
Keywords
rocket sled; soldiers; tunnels

The Red Ghost! (Table of Contents: 13)

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Script
Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby; Al Hartley ? (alterations)
Inks
Don Heck ?; Al Hartley ? (alterations)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Mystery on the moon!!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff]
Reprints
Keywords
the Moon

The Fantastic Four Versus the Red Ghost and His Indescribable Super-Apes! [Part 1] (Table of Contents: 14)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-138
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Twilight in New York!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; the Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff] (origin); the Red Ghost's super-apes (origin)
Synopsis
While Reed prapares a journey to the Blue Area of the Moon, Ivan Kragoff trains three apes to pilot a spaceship and take possession of the moon "for the communist empire".
Reprints
Keywords
baboon; crater; gorilla; meteorite; orangutan

Part 2 Menace on the Moon! (Table of Contents: 15)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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?
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Meanwhile, in the American ship, safely shielded against the mysterious cosmic rays...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; the Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff]; the Red Ghost super-apes; the Watcher [Uatu] (introduction)
Synopsis
In space, the Fantastic Four's ship crosses that of Ivan Kragoff and they learn of the powers the apes have acquired before landing on the moon.
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Indexer Notes

baboon; gorilla; orangutan; Blue Area; ancient civilization

Part 3 The Watcher Appears! (Table of Contents: 16)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-138
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Suddenly, before the Thing can make another move, the three apes are whisked away from him by an invisible force...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Watcher [Uatu]; the Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff]; the Red Ghost's super-apes
Synopsis
The Watcher appears and explains where he comes from and why he cannot take sides in the battle between the Fantastic Four and the Red Ghost.
Reprints
Keywords
apes

Part 4 Duel in the Dead City! (Table of Contents: 17)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-138
First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're inside an enormous dead city!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; The Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff]; the Red Ghost's super-apes; the Watcher [Uatu]
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four battles the Red Ghost and his super-apes on the moon.
Reprints
Keywords
Blue Area; disintegrator ray; pneumatic-powered car; Watcher's domicile

The Sub-Mariner Strikes! (Table of Contents: 18)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At last we meet again!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Namor the Sub-Mariner
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Indexer Notes

Corner symbol box invented by Steve Ditko (as revealed in the letters page of Fantastic Four # 19) begins with this cover.

The Merciless Puppet Master (Table of Contents: 19)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-144
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Puppet Master; Namor the Sub-Mariner; Alicia Masters; Mole Man [Moleman] (cameo); the Skrulls (cameo); Doctor Doom (cameo)
Synopsis
The Puppet Master is declared healed and plans his revenge againt the Fantastic Four. This time, he'll use the Sub-Mariner.
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Keywords
"roving-eye" viewer; Baxter Building; coral; Fantasti-car; flame-eater; hypno-fish; Idlewild Airport; moon-ship; octopus; sub

The Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android! (Table of Contents: 20)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Let none of the Fantastic Four leave alive!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; the Mad Thinker; the Thinker's Awesome Android
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The Fantastic Four Battle... the Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android! (Table of Contents: 21)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-191
First Line of Dialogue or Text
The android... neither animal, nor vegetable, nor mineral!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Mad Thinker (introduction); the Thinker's Awesome Android (origin); Alicia Masters; Cousin Bones (introduction); Fatal Finnegan (introduction); Willie Lumpkin; Peggy; Shorty
Synopsis
The Mad Thinker has summoned gang leaders to try to become the king of New-York. To achieve his goal, he must defeat the Fantastic Four. So he makes sure they are all offered interesting opportunities. While they disband, the Thinker uses the Baxter Building to build his Awesome Android.
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Keywords
Central Park; circus; computers; Fifth Avenue; meteor; vibra-guns; wrestling; Yancy Street

The Fantastic Four Pin-Up Page (Table of Contents: 22)

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Script
Stan Lee (signed)
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Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]
Reprints

The Return of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 23)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; Ant Man [Hank Pym]
Reprints
Keywords
magnifying glasses

The Micro-World of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 24)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richard]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Ant-Man [Hank Pym]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]; the Warriors of Tok (introduction); Alicia Masters; King Pearla (introduction); Princess Pearla (introduction); Molly Margaret McSnide (introduction) The Wasp [Janet Van Dyne] (cameo)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four answers a cry for help from someone too small to be seen. They arrive in a micro-world whose leader is Doctor Doom.
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Keywords
lizard men; molecular ray apparatus; sleep-inducing mist

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 25)

Fantastic Four Feature Page / illustration / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mr. Fantastic
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Indexer Notes

Page explaining Reed Richards powers.

In the Clutches of Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 26)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Can America's most colorful super-combo escape from...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
Reprints

Defeated by Doctor Doom! (Table of Contents: 27)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-315
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Happy landings, Ant-Man!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom] (villain); Alicia Masters; Ant-Man [Hank Pym] (cameo); Princess Pearla (cameo); President John F. Kennedy (cameo, partially hidden); Nikita Khrushchev (cameo)
Synopsis
Back from the Micro-world, Doctor Doom attacks the Fantastic Four once more by kidnapping Alicia.
Reprints
Keywords
Daily Herald; disintegrator ray guns; electro-scanner; grappler ray; power spheres; radar; robots; ultra-heat beam

The All-Powerful Super-Skrull! (Table of Contents: 28)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm], Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; the Super-Skrull
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A Skrull Walks Among Us! (Table of Contents: 29)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-361
First Line of Dialogue or Text
I just love the evening tv news broadcast...
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Super-Skrull (introduction); Dr. Doom (cameo); the Skull Emperor (introduction); Skrulls
Synopsis
The Skrull Emperor sends the Super-Skrull, a Skrull possessing all the powers of the Fantastic Four, to conquer Earth.
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Keywords
Andromeda galaxy; Crater Isle; passenger I.C.B.M.; pogo plane; Times Square

The Undersea Legions of Sub-Mariner! (Table of Contents: 30)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
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Sub-Mariner Versus the Human Race! (Table of Contents: 31)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 37 pages (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Dick Ayers
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Stan Goldberg
Letters
Art Simek
Editing
Stan Lee

Job Number
X-324
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor] (origin recap); Dorma (introduction); Krang (introduction); Adlai Stevenson; Nikita Krushchev; Leonard McKenzie; Fen; Dr. Falton
Synopsis
The Sub-Mariner locates the remnants of his undersea race and plans a new attack against the surface world.
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The Mole Man (Table of Contents: 32)

A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes! / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mole Man [Harvey Elder]
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The Skrulls from Outer Space! (Table of Contents: 33)

A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes! / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway

Characters
Skrulls
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The Miracle Man (Table of Contents: 34)

A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes! / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky
Colors
Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Miracle Man [Joshua Ayers]
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Prince Namor, the Sensational Sub-Mariner (Table of Contents: 35)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky
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Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Sub-Mariner [Namor]
Reprints

Questions and Answers about the Fantastic Four (Table of Contents: 36)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek
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Stan Lee

Job Number
X-343
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Mister Fantastic]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]
Reprints

Inside the Baxter Bldg. [sic] (Table of Contents: 37)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky ?
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Stan Goldberg
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Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
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Keywords
Baxter Building

Doctor Doom (Table of Contents: 38)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom]
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Kurrgo Master of Planet X (Table of Contents: 39)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Jack Kirby ?
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Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Kurrgo
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The Puppet Master (Table of Contents: 40)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Jack Kirby ?
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Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Puppet Master [Phillip Masters]
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The Fabulous Fantastic Four Meet Spider-Man! (Table of Contents: 41)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway
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Stan Lee

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]
Synopsis
Spider-Man visits the Fantastic Four and fights them to prove he can become one of their members.
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Indexer Notes

This is an expanded retelling of a part of the story from Amazing Spider-Man #1 (Spider-Man vs. the Chameleon, pgs 2-4).

The Impossible Man from the Planet Poppup (Table of Contents: 42)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky
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Stan Goldberg
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Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Impossible Man
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The Incredible Hulk (Table of Contents: 43)

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Sol Brodsky ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Hulk [Bruce Banner]
Reprints

The Red Ghost and His Indescribable Super Apes (Table of Contents: 44)

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Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Sol Brodsky ?; Jack Kirby ?
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway

Genre
superhero
Characters
Red Ghost [Ivan Kragoff]; Super Apes [Igor; Mikhlo; Peotr]
Reprints

The Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android (Table of Contents: 45)

A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes! / character profile / 1 page (report information)

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Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Thinker; Android
Reprints

At the Mercy of Rama-Tut (Table of Contents: 46)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Paul Reinman
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I never thought it could happen!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Pharaoh Rama-Tut
Reprints
Keywords
ancient Egypt; pharaohs; pyramids

Prisoners of the Pharoah! [sic] (Table of Contents: 47)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen
Editing
Stan Lee

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Weaponless! Defenseless!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]]; Pharaoh Rama-Tut (villain, introduction); Alicia Masters; Doctor Doom [Victor Von Doom] (cameo)
Synopsis
The Fantastic Four return to Ancient Egypt to try to find a cure for Alicia's blindness and are met by Rama-Tut, a time traveler from the year 3000.
Reprints
Keywords
chariot; Museum of Natural History; Sphinx; time travel

The Molecule Man! (Table of Contents: 48)

Fantastic Four / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Roussos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Back, Torch -- back!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]]; the Molecule Man
Reprints

The Mysterious Molecule Man! (Table of Contents: 49)

Fantastic Four / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Steve Ditko (see notes)
Inks
Dick Ayers; Steve Ditko (see notes)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-419
First Line of Dialogue or Text
What's going on, Sue?
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; the Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; the Thing [Ben Grimm]; the Human Torch [Johnny Storm]]; the Molecule Man (introduction, origin); the Watcher [Uatu]; The Yancy Street Gang; Alicia Masters
Synopsis
The Watcher asks the Fantastic Four to stop a new menace who could destroy the whole universe: the Molecule Man.
Reprints
Keywords
Acme Atomics Corp.; ephemeral sphere; Manhattan; meteor; projecto-image

Indexer Notes

The third panel on page 17 was redrawn by Steve Ditko.

The Fantastic Four #20 Unused Cover Pencils (Table of Contents: 50)

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Pencils
Jack Kirby

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm]]; Molecule Man [Owen Reece]; Alicia Masters

The Fantastic Four Annual #1 Unused Cover Art (Table of Contents: 51)

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Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm]]; Sub-Mariner [Namor]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Atlanteans

The Fantastic Four #11 Cover Proof (Table of Contents: 52)

Fantastic Four / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Jack Kirby

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm]]; Impossible Man

[Unused Fantastic Four Art] (Table of Contents: 53)

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Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Thing [Ben Grimm]; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Susan Storm]]

Action in the Fantastic Four Style (Table of Contents: 54) (Expand) /

Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[In the next sensational issue of Fantastic Four...] (Table of Contents: 55) (Expand) /

Fantastic Four / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Watch for the Greatest Symbols in Comics! (Table of Contents: 56) (Expand) /

Ant-Man; Fantastic Four; Human Torch; Iron Man; Spider-Man; Thor / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four
  2. 1. [Title Page and Credits]
  3. 2. Contents
  4. 3. Introduction
  5. 4. The Impossible Man
    Fantastic Four
  6. 5. A Visit with the Fantastic Four
    Fantastic Four
  7. 6. The Impossible Man
    Fantastic Four
  8. 7. The Fantastic Four Pin-Up Page
    Sub-Mariner
  9. 8. The Fantastic Four Meet the Hulk!
    Fantastic Four
  10. 9. The Incredible Hulk [Part 1]
    Fantastic Four
  11. 10. Part 2 Mission: Stop the Hulk!
    Fantastic Four
  12. 11. Part 3 Who Is the Wrecker?
    Fantastic Four
  13. 12. Part 4 The Hulk at Last!
    Fantastic Four
  14. 13. The Red Ghost!
    Fantastic Four
  15. 14. The Fantastic Four Versus the Red Ghost and His Indescribable Super-Apes! [Part 1]
    Fantastic Four
  16. 15. Part 2 Menace on the Moon!
    Fantastic Four
  17. 16. Part 3 The Watcher Appears!
    Fantastic Four
  18. 17. Part 4 Duel in the Dead City!
    Fantastic Four
  19. 18. The Sub-Mariner Strikes!
    Fantastic Four
  20. 19. The Merciless Puppet Master
    Fantastic Four
  21. 20. The Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android!
    Fantastic Four
  22. 21. The Fantastic Four Battle... the Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android!
    Fantastic Four
  23. 22. The Fantastic Four Pin-Up Page
    Fantastic Four
  24. 23. The Return of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  25. 24. The Micro-World of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  26. 25. [no title indexed]
    Fantastic Four Feature Page
  27. 26. In the Clutches of Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  28. 27. Defeated by Doctor Doom!
    Fantastic Four
  29. 28. The All-Powerful Super-Skrull!
    Fantastic Four
  30. 29. A Skrull Walks Among Us!
    Fantastic Four
  31. 30. The Undersea Legions of Sub-Mariner!
    Fantastic Four
  32. 31. Sub-Mariner Versus the Human Race!
    Fantastic Four
  33. 32. The Mole Man
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  34. 33. The Skrulls from Outer Space!
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  35. 34. The Miracle Man
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  36. 35. Prince Namor, the Sensational Sub-Mariner
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  37. 36. Questions and Answers about the Fantastic Four
    Fantastic Four
  38. 37. Inside the Baxter Bldg. [sic]
    Fantastic Four
  39. 38. Doctor Doom
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  40. 39. Kurrgo Master of Planet X
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  41. 40. The Puppet Master
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  42. 41. The Fabulous Fantastic Four Meet Spider-Man!
    Fantastic Four
  43. 42. The Impossible Man from the Planet Poppup
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  44. 43. The Incredible Hulk
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  45. 44. The Red Ghost and His Indescribable Super Apes
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  46. 45. The Mad Thinker and His Awesome Android
    A Gallery of the Fantastic Four's Most Famous Foes!
  47. 46. At the Mercy of Rama-Tut
    Fantastic Four
  48. 47. Prisoners of the Pharoah! [sic]
    Fantastic Four
  49. 48. The Molecule Man!
    Fantastic Four
  50. 49. The Mysterious Molecule Man!
    Fantastic Four
  51. 50. The Fantastic Four #20 Unused Cover Pencils
  52. 51. The Fantastic Four Annual #1 Unused Cover Art
  53. 52. The Fantastic Four #11 Cover Proof
  54. 53. [Unused Fantastic Four Art]
  55. 54. Action in the Fantastic Four Style
  56. 55. [In the next sensational issue of Fantastic Four...]
    Fantastic Four
  57. 56. Watch for the Greatest Symbols in Comics!
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