Captain America #247 [Direct Edition]

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
?
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Barcode:
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Editing:
Bob Budiansky (Assistant Editor); Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Baron Strucker Strikes! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Dum Dum Dugan; Baron Strucker
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Cover credits added 2005 by Steven Tice.

By the Dawn's Early Light! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
John Byrne (co-plot); Roger Stern
Pencils:
John Byrne
Inks:
Joe Rubinstein
Colors:
George Roussos
Letters:
Jim Novak
Job Number:
LF115

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (also in flashback); Nick Fury; Dum Dum Dugan; S.H.I.E.L.D.; Baron Strucker robot (villain, dies); Josh Cooper; Mike Farrel; General Phillips (flashback); Walter Rogers (flashback); Machinesmith (villain)
Synopsis:
Cap heads to S.H.I.E.L.D. looking for info on his true origins and all is revealed as he uncovers his old WWII footlocker which also contains his triangular shield; Baron Strucker tricks Nick Fury and escapes imprisonment but when he goes after Cap and is defeated, it is revealed that he is really a sophisticated robot.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The origin story of #225 is invalidated.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

letters page / 1 ? page (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters page replies and brief essay on Captain America by Roger Stern.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Baron Strucker Strikes!
    Captain America
  2. 1. By the Dawn's Early Light!
    Captain America
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
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  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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