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Journey into Mystery #81 Values

Publisher: Marvel, 1962

About Journey into Mystery #81

Jack Kirby cover and art. Gene Colan, Dick Ayers, and Steve Ditko art.

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COVER DETAILS

Journey Into Mystery #81 (Marvel, 1962) CGC VF/NM 9.0 Off-white pages....
Title: The Ruler of Earth!

Characters: R.O.E. (Ruler of Earth)

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Jack Kirby ?; George Roussos ?

Colors: Stan Goldberg

Letters: Artie Simek

Notes: Possible Kirby inks per Nick Caputo, Sept 2011 based on research which can be seen on his blog: http://nick-caputo.blogspot.com/2011/09/kirby-inking-kirby.html

Reprints: Where Monsters Dwell (Marvel, 1970 series) #25 (November 1973)


STORY DETAILS

Title: The Ruler of Earth!

Characters: R.O.E. (Ruler of Earth)

Synopsis: In the near future of 1990, humanity has created a computer, named R.O.E. (Ruler of Earth), to settle disputes for it. A handful of communists attempt to re-program the computer to serve their aims, but the computer is incapable of any wrongdoing. Only man, the computer says, has the capacity to be evil.

Pages: 7.000

Script: Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?

Pencils: Jack Kirby (signed)

Inks: Dick Ayers (signed)

Letters: Ray Holloway ?; Artie Simek (splash)

Reprints: Where Monsters Dwell (Marvel, 1970 series) #25 (November 1973)

Notes: The second, fourth and sixth pages include advertisements for the Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1962 series).

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CGC Census Report*

Grade 0.5 1.0 1.5 1.8 2.0 2.5 3.0 3.5 4.0 4.5 5.0 5.5 6.0 6.5 7.0 7.5 8.0 8.5 9.0 9.2 9.4 9.6 9.8 9.9 10.0 Total
Universal  0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 1 4 2 9 5 2 5 8 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 47
Qualified  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Signature Series  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Restored  0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Total 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 5 1 0 1 5 2 9 5 3 6 8 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 53

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