Journey into Mystery #69

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
June 1961
Page count
36
Cover price
0.10 USD
Colour
Colour
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/16298

Credits

Editing
Stan Lee

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover I Was Captured by Korilla! Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Genre
Monsters
Characters
Korilla

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
Creatures on the Loose! (Yaffa, 1977? series) #3 ([February 1978?])
I Was Captured by Korilla!
From GCD
in Creatures on the Loose (Marvel, 1971 series) #12 (July 1971)

Notes

Cover inker credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Errors list, December 2008. Original indexer had not credited an inker.

Show/hide 1. I Was Captured by...Korilla! Comic story, 13 pages

Featuring

Genre
Monsters
Code
V-189
Characters
Korilla

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers

Reprint history

From GCD
in Creatures on the Loose (Marvel, 1971 series) #12 (July 1971)

Synopsis

A cab driver uncovers an alien plotting an invasion of Earth. The police won’t believe him, but he foils the invasion on his own and the aliens are killed by their masters for their failure.

Notes

Narrated in the first person. This story is divided into two parts: an untitled part 1 (6 pp) and part 2—"The Secret of...Korilla!" (7 pp). Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Show/hide 2. Tricky Travel Text story, 2 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult
Code
K-19
Characters
Eli Twiddle; Mr. Hardy

Credits

Author
Letters
typeset

Reprint history

From GCD
from Journey Into Unknown Worlds (Marvel, 1951) #48 (August 1956)

Synopsis

A travel agent has the ability to travel in his dreams, but eventually he grows out of it.

Notes

Text story with illustration.

Show/hide 3. The Iron Giant! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult; western
Code
V-190
Characters
Ben Perkins; Wharton

Credits

Art
Paul Reinman

Reprint history

From GCD
in Kid Colt Outlaw (Marvel, 1949 series) #164 (November 1972); in Secrets of the Unknown (Alan Class, 1962 series) #188

Synopsis

A train conductor in the Old West, who loves his locomotive, is robbed by bandits and left in the wilderness to die, but the bandits are chased to justice by the suddenly-animated locomotive.

Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.

Show/hide 4. When Darkness Falls! Comic story, 5 pages

Featuring

Genre
Occult
Code
V-191

Credits

Art
Steve Ditko
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

From GCD
in Where Monsters Dwell (Marvel, 1970 series) #13 (January 1972); in Secrets of the Unknown (Alan Class, 1962 series) #188

Synopsis

A man sees mannequins move during the business hours of the store, and stays until closing. When the mannequins step down from their positions he berates them for nearly being caught, since he was another living mannequin all along.

Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group.


Notes

Distributed to newstands in April 1961. This issue includes 10 pages of paid advertisements.

Distribution date from Joseph Marek's Marvel Comics Group history website.

Status

AusReprints ID

  • 42636

Entry created

  • 28/05/2011

Index completed

  • 28/05/2011

Last updated

  • 28/05/2011