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Journey into Mystery #83 Values

Publisher: Marvel, 1962

About Journey into Mystery #83

The origin and first appearance of Thor. Jack Kirby cover and art. Steve Ditko art. Currently #5 on Overstreet's list of Top 50 Silver Age Comics.

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COVER DETAILS

Journey Into Mystery #83 (Marvel, 1962) CBCS NM+ 9.6 White pages....
Title: Introducing... the Mighty Thor!

Characters: Thor [Doctor Donald Blake]; Kronans

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Joe Sinnott

Colors: Stan Goldberg

Letters: Artie Simek

Reprints: Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #450 (August 1992), | The Mighty Thor [Golden Book and Record Set] (Marvel, 1966 series) #[nn] ([1966])


STORY DETAILS

Title: The Stone Men from Saturn!

Characters: Thor [Doctor Donald Blake] (introduction, origin); Gorr; Kronans; Korg

Synopsis: A lame doctor vacationing in Norway runs across an alien invasion. While hiding from the aliens in a cave he finds an old cane that transforms him into the god Thor. Thor drives back the alien invasion.

Pages: 13.000

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

Pencils: Jack Kirby

Inks: Joe Sinnott

Letters: Artie Simek

Reprints: Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #432 (May 1991), | Thor (Marvel, 1966 series) #158 (November 1968), | Marvel Tales Annual (Marvel, 1964 series) #1 (1964), | The Mighty Thor [Golden Book and Record Set] (Marvel, 1966 series) #[nn] ([1966])

Notes: This is the first Thor story published by Marvel. Story is divided into three parts: Part One—Untitled (5 pp), Part Two—"The Power of Thor!" (5 pp) and Part Three—"Thor the Mighty Strikes Back!"(3 pp). The story is expanded and retold in Thor: First Thunder (Marvel, 2010 series) #1. Kirby previously drew Easter Island-like stone-head aliens in DC's House of Mystery #85, April 1959, as "The Stone Sentinels of Giant Island!"

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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  53 67 62 68 96 125 151 116 179 136 114 85 77 71 56 28 34 16 18 8 11 1 0 0 0 1572
Qualified  0 2 2 0 3 6 4 5 3 0 4 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 31
Signature Series  4 13 14 11 9 15 20 18 19 12 9 8 6 5 3 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 170
Restored  18 13 23 18 18 15 39 27 31 28 23 14 22 15 18 9 11 6 2 3 2 1 0 0 0 356
Total 75 95 101 97 126 161 214 166 232 176 150 108 105 91 78 39 46 22 21 11 13 2 0 0 0 2129

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