Writer: Stan Lee
Art: Jack Kirby
Uncredited inking by George Klein and Christopher Rule
Uncredited colouring by Stan Goldberg
Uncredited lettering by Art Simek
Just a few panels later, Ben Grimm shows himself to be on a reluctant rampage. His appearance is still new and shocking to the people of New York. A cop called Pete, his shouted warning unheeded by Ben, fire off a warning shot. To escape, Ben rips a manhole out of the ground so that he can have an easy escape route. In an early example of over-writing, the very next panel has a speech bubble explaining the actions from this panel.
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