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Splash page to the Iron Man story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #47 by Steve Ditko and Don Heck.

Splash page to the Iron Man story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #47 by Steve Ditko and Don Heck.

Page from the Giant-Man story in TALES to ASTONISH #49 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck
Stan Lee’s border notes read:
INVENTS CARTRIDGE BELT FOR CAPSULES
TRYING OUT BELT—

Page from the Giant-Man story in TALES to ASTONISH #49 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck

Stan Lee’s border notes read:

INVENTS CARTRIDGE BELT FOR CAPSULES

TRYING OUT BELT—

Page from the Iron man story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #43 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck

Page from the Iron man story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #43 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck

Page from the Captain America story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #80 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck.
You can see that the border in the second and third panels was shifted over about a quarter of an inch.

Page from the Captain America story in TALES OF SUSPENSE #80 by Jack Kirby and Don Heck.

You can see that the border in the second and third panels was shifted over about a quarter of an inch.

Cover to DAREDEVIL #100 by Rich Buckler and Frank Giacoia. Looks like there might be some Don Heck in there as well.

Cover to DAREDEVIL #100 by Rich Buckler and Frank Giacoia. Looks like there might be some Don Heck in there as well.

Cover to AVENGERS #40 by Don Heck.
You can see that a lot of the background has been whited out for the final cover—the original has a gleam coming from Sub-Mariner. Also, a bit of art was added all along the right side.

Cover to AVENGERS #40 by Don Heck.

You can see that a lot of the background has been whited out for the final cover—the original has a gleam coming from Sub-Mariner. Also, a bit of art was added all along the right side.

Page from AVENGERS #30 by Don Heck and Frank Giacoia
A few border notes remain:
SWINGS CRATE TO ABSORBS. SMASHES HAND INTO FLOOR…
There are also proofreading notes from Stan:
ADD A #.
CHECK - TELL DON & ROY ON ALL.

Page from AVENGERS #30 by Don Heck and Frank Giacoia

A few border notes remain:

SWINGS CRATE TO ABSORBS. SMASHES HAND INTO FLOOR…

There are also proofreading notes from Stan:

ADD A #.

CHECK - TELL DON & ROY ON ALL.

Page from AVENGERS #20 by Don Heck and Wally Wood.

Page from AVENGERS #20 by Don Heck and Wally Wood.

Page from AVENGERS #10 by Don Heck and Dick Ayers.
A few of heck’s border notes remain:
HE…HE DISAPPEARED!
TYING LEGS TOGETHER
SNAPPING CORDS (word obscured) FLYING
STAY OUT OF IT WASP!
YOO HOO!
Also, you can see that Giant-Man’s thought balloon in the first panel was initially a speech balloon, and changed before printing.

Page from AVENGERS #10 by Don Heck and Dick Ayers.

A few of heck’s border notes remain:

HE…HE DISAPPEARED!

TYING LEGS TOGETHER

SNAPPING CORDS (word obscured) FLYING

STAY OUT OF IT WASP!

YOO HOO!

Also, you can see that Giant-Man’s thought balloon in the first panel was initially a speech balloon, and changed before printing.

Page from X-MEN #40 by Don Heck and George Tuska.\
A few of Heck’s border notes remain:
CAUSES GUY TO SLAM DOOR KNOCKING HIM
BUT THEN THEY HEAR SCREAMS, CRASH, ETC. LOOKS LIKE IT’S TIME FOR X-MEN COSTUMES. FRANK HAS ESCAPED

Page from X-MEN #40 by Don Heck and George Tuska.\

A few of Heck’s border notes remain:

CAUSES GUY TO SLAM DOOR KNOCKING HIM

BUT THEN THEY HEAR SCREAMS, CRASH, ETC. LOOKS LIKE IT’S TIME FOR X-MEN COSTUMES. FRANK HAS ESCAPED