(December 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

The Sleeper Shall Awake! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; First Sleeper
Reprints:

Hoorah for the Conquering Hero! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; The Mad Thinker; Awesome Android; Pepper Potts; Countess Stephanie De La Spirosa; Senator Harrington Byrd
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Sleeper Shall Awake! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (layouts); George Tuska (pencils)
Inks:
Wally Wood (pages 1-4 uncredited); George Tuska (pages 5-7); Carl Hubbell ? (pages 8-10 uncredited)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]]; Red Skull [Johann Schmidt]; Sleepers [Herr von Kimmer; Erica Wolfmann]; First Sleeper
Synopsis:
Cap goes after the Sleepers, sleeper agents planted by the Red Skull who were to activate the Sleeper robots 20 years after the War.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wood, Tuska and possible Hubbell inks per Nick Caputo, 2012. This story marks the return of the 1960s setting.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mails of Suspense / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from Donn Macpherson, Henry Gross, Nathan Zimmerman, George Hagenauer (future comic book dealer), Joey Smoroso; next issue blurb; order blank for joining M.M.M.S.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Sleeper Shall Awake!
    Captain America
  2. 1. Hoorah for the Conquering Hero!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Sleeper Shall Awake!
    Captain America
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mails of Suspense
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Dasinger
  • Nick Caputo
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Henry R. Kujawa