Journey Into Mystery Comic Price Guide

Journey Into Mystery Comic Book Prices

The series which launched Thor, Odin and Loki started life very differently.

In the 1950s, horror and suspense comics were all the rage.

JIM began as a copycat title to cash in on this interest in the macabre.

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Journey Into Mystery #1 (June 1952): The Journey Begins

Journey Into Mystery #1 (June 1952): The Journey Begins. Click for value

JIM #1
1st in series

Record sale: $9,600
Minimum value (poor but complete): $100

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Journey into Mystery #2

Record Sale: $4,080
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #3

Record Sale: $1,350
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #4

Record Sale: $1,800
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #5

Record Sale: $2,250
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #6

Record Sale: $3,700
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #7

Record Sale: $1,260
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #8

Record Sale: $650
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #9

Record Sale: $1,440

Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #10

Record Sale: $840
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #11

Record Sale: $5,200

Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #12

Record Sale: $720
Minimum Value: $20

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Journey into Mystery #13

Record Sale: $670
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #14

Record Sale: $960
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #15

Record Sale: $580
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #16

Record Sale: $1,200
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #17

Record Sale: $580
Minimum Value: $20

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Journey into Mystery #18

Record Sale: $1,140
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #19

Record Sale: $600
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #20

Record Sale: $1,440
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #21

Record Sale: $1,290
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #22

Record Sale: $810
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey Into Mystery #23 (March 1955)
First Appearance of Comics Code

Journey Into Mystery #23 (March 1955): First Appearance of Comics Code. Click for value

Journey into Mystery #23

Record sale: $1,125
Minimum value: $20

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Journey into Mystery #24

Record Sale: $2,110
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #25

Record Sale: $2,150
Minimum Value: $100

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Journey into Mystery #26

Record Sale: $3,350
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #27

Record Sale: $1,560
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #28

Record Sale: $4,030
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #29

Record Sale: $530
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #30

Record Sale: $4,780
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #31

Record Sale: $1,670
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #32

Record Sale: $800
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #33

Record Sale: $2,030
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #34

Record Sale: $1,000
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #35

Record Sale: $980
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #36

Record Sale: $380
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #37

Record Sale: $730
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #38

Record Sale: $580
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #39

Record Sale: $500
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #40

Record Sale: $400
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #41

Record Sale: $400
Minimum Value: $60

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Journey into Mystery #42

Record Sale: $530
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #43

Record Sale: $660
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #44

Record Sale: $540
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #45

Record Sale: $1,130
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #46

Record Sale: $600
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #47

Record Sale: $930
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #48

Record Sale: $1,670
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #49

Record Sale: $350
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #50

Record Sale: $1,200
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #51

Record Sale: $2,400
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #52

Record Sale: $1,020
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #53

Record Sale: $720
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #54

Record Sale: $1,410
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #55

Record Sale: $650
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #56

Record Sale: $2,160
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #57

Record Sale: $1,800
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #58

Record Sale: $1,480
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #59

Record Sale: $870
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #60

Record Sale: $3,840
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #61

Record Sale: $2,160
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #62 (November 1960)
First Appearance of 'Hulk' Xemnu

Journey Into Mystery #62 (November 1960): First Appearance of Xemnu. Click for value

Journey into Mystery #62
Hulk issue

Record sale: $1,030
Minimum value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #63: Click Here for Values

Journey into Mystery #63

Record Sale: $900
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #64: Click Here for Values

Journey into Mystery #64

Record Sale: $1,420
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #65

Record Sale: $690
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #66

Record Sale: $1,000
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #67

Record Sale: $500
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #68

Record Sale: $660
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #69 (June 1961)
First Comic Labeled "Marvel Comics"

Journey Into Mystery #69 (June 1961) First Comic Labeled

JIM #69

Record sale: $900
Minimum value: $10

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Journey Into Mystery #70: Click Here for Values

Journey into Mystery #70

Record Sale: $1,940
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #71

Record Sale: $3,840
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #72

Record Sale: $720
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #73

Record Sale: $1,270
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #74

Record Sale: $630
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #75

Record Sale: $1,440
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #76

Record Sale: $1,550
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #77

Record Sale: $1,080
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #78

Record Sale: $2,980
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #79

Record Sale: $1,090
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #80

Record Sale: $780
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #81: Click Here for Values

Journey into Mystery #81

Record Sale: $1,430
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #82

Record Sale: $1,020
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #83: First Appearance of Thor

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Journey into Mystery #83
First appearance of Thor

Record sale: $210,000
Minimum value: $1,000

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Journey into Mystery #84

Record Sale: $35,850
Minimum Value: $300

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Journey Into Mystery #85 (October 1962): First Appearance of Loki

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Journey into Mystery #85
First Loki

Record sale: $53,500
Minimum value: $200

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JIM #85 is the first appearance of Thor's half-brother and nemesis, the Norse trickster-god, Loki. It also marks the first appearance of Asgard.

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Journey Into Mystery #86 (November 1962)
First Full Appearance of Odin

Journey Into Mystery #86 (November 1962): First Full Appearance of Odin. Click for value

Journey into Mystery #86
1st Odin

Record sale: $13,500
Minimum value: $20

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Journey into Mystery #87

Record Sale: $16,730
Minimum Value: $50

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Journey into Mystery #88

Record Sale: $7,170
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #89

Record Sale: $16,800
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #90

Record Sale: $7,800
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #91

Record Sale: $15,540
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #92

Record Sale: $27,600
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #93

Record Sale: $8,180
Minimum Value: $70

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Journey into Mystery #94

Record Sale: $5,530
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #95

Record Sale: $16,730
Minimum Value: $40

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Journey into Mystery #96

Record Sale: $7,170
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #97

Record Sale: $8,370
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #98

Record Sale: $5,080
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #99

Record Sale: $4,480
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #100

Record Sale: $5,500
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #101

Record Sale: $6,570
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #102

Record Sale: $3,350
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #103: 1st Enchantress

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Journey into Mystery #103
First appearance of Enchantress

Record Sale: $13,100
Minimum Value: $30

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Journey into Mystery #104

Record Sale: $4,480
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #105

Record Sale: $5,740
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #106

Record Sale: $1,920
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #107

Record Sale: $4,300
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #108

Record Sale: $5,290
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #109 (October 1964)
Magneto Cover, X-Men Appearance

Journey Into Mystery #109 (October 1964): Magneto Cover, X-Men Appearance. Click for values

JIM #109
Magneto appearance

Record sale: $5,250
Minimum value: $10

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Journey into Mystery #110

Record Sale: $2,420
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #111

Record Sale: $3,840
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #112 (January 1965): Thor Battles Hulk

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Journey into Mystery #112
Classic Thor vs Hulk Battle

Record Sale: $17,925
Minimum Value: $20

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Journey into Mystery #113

Record Sale: $8,370
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #114

Record Sale: $8,370
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #115

Record Sale: $1,800
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #116

Record Sale: $3,590
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #117

Record Sale: $960
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #118

Record Sale: $4,180
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #119

Record Sale: $3,350
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #120

Record Sale: $1,150
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Journey into Mystery #121

Record Sale: $2,390
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #122

Record Sale: $1,550
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey into Mystery #123

Record Sale: $1,550
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Journey into Mystery #124

Record Sale: $4,060
Minimum Value: $25

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Journey Into Mystery #125 (February 1966)
Last Issue Before Name Change

Journey Into Mystery #125 (February 1966): Last Issue Before Name Change. Click for value

Journey into Mystery #125
Last in old series

Record sale: $4,850
Minimum value: $5

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Other Thor Marvel Comics

From issue #126 onwards, you can check the value of later Thor comic books here.

History of Journey into Mystery Comics

JIM started off, in 1952, as a horror and fantasy anthology comic.

Atlas Comics was the successor to Timely, and the precursor to Marvel, and they launched JIM during the later Golden Age, during the pre-Code glory years of horror comics.

EC Comics was thriving at that time, and JIM was a success right out of the gate.

JIM #1 appeared in June, 1952, with a gruesome cover by Russ Heath that neatly embodies the time period.

JIM, it is safe to say, rode the coattails of its EC inspirations to success.

While JIM never rivaled EC's horror titles in quality or popularity, Atlas never ran afoul of the Comics Code Authority like EC did, and Stan Lee certainly wasn't subjected to the same harassment as William Gaines.

Journey into Mystery was a horror title by Atlas
Weird fantasy comic

So, JIM was a stepping stone for Atlas to morph into Marvel as the Golden Age ended and the Silver Age began, and survived for years so that a certain long-haired Norse Thunder God could occupy its pages for 40-odd issues, spring boarding The Mighty Thor to comic stardom.

Yes, starting with JIM #83, the title was basically a vehicle for Odin's favorite son, and after a while, all things Asgardian.

Stan Lee by then (1962) had sussed out that superheroes were the way to go. The Silver Age may have started a little later at Marvel than it had at DC, but when it did start, it started with a vengeance.

Thor would eventually prove so popular that JIM was turned into The Mighty Thor with #126. The rest, as they say, is history.

Almost all of the earliest issues of JIM are valuable, in the way that all Golden Age comics are to a certain extent valuable in good condition. But it is the Thor issues that have the most interest for collectors, even if they don't fetch as much as Journey Into Mystery #1.

Thor was a key part of Marvel's rise to the top as the sixties got rolling, and JIM is where that all starts.  

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