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Marvel History and Anniversaries

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  • 1st appearance of the Human Torch
  • 2nd appearance and origin of the Sub-Mariner
  • 1st appearance of Ka-Zar, Angel and Jungle Terror
  • 1st comic book published by Timely (becomes Marvel)
  • Retitled Marvel Mystery Comics after this issue
  • Cover date reads October 1939
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  • 1st written work by Stan Lee at Timely Comics (a two page story, illustrated by Kirby) Simon & Kirby wrote all the other stories in this issue
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  • Series that introduced many popular characters including Dr. Strange and Nick Fury
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  • Series that introduced popular characters including Ant-Man and Giant-Man
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  • 1st team appearance and origin of the Fantastic Four (Mr. Fantastic, Invisible Woman, Human Torch and The Thing)
  • 1st appearance of Mole Man
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  • 1st annual issue published by Marvel
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  • 1st team-up between two Marvel villains featuring Dr. Doom and Sub-Mariner vs the Fantastic Four
  • 2nd appearance of Dr. Doom
  • 2nd appearance of the Sub-Mariner in the Silver Age
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  • 2nd appearance of Mole Man
  • Invisible Woman's gains new superpowers
  • Debut of The Thing's famous catchphrase "It's Clobberin' Time"
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  • 1st appearance of Immortus (Nathaniel Richards)
  • 1st time "Avengers Assemble" is said (Thor)
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  • 1st title crossover issue with Tales Suspense #80
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  • Anniversary of The Amazing Spider-Man's 100th issue
  • Classic cover art by John Romita Sr.
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  • Anniversary of The Incredible Hulk #200
  • Classic cover art by John Buscema depicting many of Hulk's allies and adversaries
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  • Anniversary of Captain America issue #200
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  • Anniversary of the Avengers 200th issue
  • Controversial issue: Carol Danvers is "used" and becomes pregnant by a man who turns out to be the same person to whom she gives birth
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  • 1st limited series published by Marvel Comics
  • 1st appearance of Blitkrieger
  • 2nd appearance of the Collective Man
  • 1st appearance of Shamrock
  • 1st appearance of Defensor
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  • 50th Anniversary of Captain America in comics
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  • 1st Marvel title to reach 500 issues