(June 1966)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Zenith Books, Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age
Paper Stock:
newsprint
Binding:
squarebound (#1-2 saddle-stitched)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby (Captain America); Gene Colan; Don Heck
Inks:
Frank Giacoia (Captain America); Gene Colan; Don Heck
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Characters:
Captain America
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

New cover artwork by Kirby/Giacoia (Captain America figure); other scenes taken from interior stories.

Another Bullpen Blockbuster! (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Gene Colan; Don Heck; Steve Ditko
Inks:
Dick Ayers; Gene Colan; Don Heck; Steve Ditko
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Characters:
Captain America

Indexer Notes

Inside from cover featuring scenes from interior stories, with gray tones added by Marie Severin. Credits include Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Sol Brodsky, Marie Severin, Stan Goldberg, Flo Steinberg and Dennis O' Neil.

The Hunchback of Hollywood and the Movie Murder (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Bernie Klein; George Roussos
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Howard Ferguson
Editing:
Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Mark Carstine; Carol Young; Goris Barloff; The Hunchback [Craig Talbot] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Death and terror lurk behind the scenes of a Hollywood movie set as Cap and Bucky hunt a hunchback madman, whose bloody hand seeks to stop the grinding cameras from filming the truth for a liberty loving public.
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I Am the Prisoner of the Voodoo King! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks:
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
V-742

Genre:
horror-suspense
Synopsis:
A criminal being brought to prison from a jungle outpost escapes into the jungle. He happens upon a tribe worshipping a gold idol and steals it. He escapes his pursuers, but realizes that the idol is cursed: he can never put it down.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Beware the Uboongi! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Don Heck (signed)
Inks:
Don Heck (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)
Job Number:
[V-813]

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
Americans flee Uranus due to ferocious wildlife. The Soviets take the opportunity to land their own expedition, but because they ignore the American warnings they do not realize that the sheep-like creatures in the mountains are the deadly Uboongi.
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Bruttu (Table of Contents)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
V-333

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Bruttu [Howard Lindley]; Anne Benson
Synopsis:
An often bullied scientist accidentally transforms himself into a monster, and is attacked when he can’t make himself understood. In his new form he discovers that the girl he’d thought out of his league really loves him, and manages to make himself human again.
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Keywords:
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

I Saw the End of the World! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee ?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks:
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)
Job Number:
[T-538]

Genre:
science fiction
Characters:
Prof. Egen (only appearance)
Synopsis:
A scientist builds a time machine and discovers that time is a loop with all events repeating themselves endlessly for eternity.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The Weird Case of the Plundering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Reed Crandall
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Howard Ferguson
Editing:
Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; The Butterfly [Dr. Vitrioli] (introduction, death), Lenny (introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Laughing at law and order, the Butterfly loots a museum of its priceless treasures until Captain America and Bucky steps in to clip his wings.
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Indexer Notes

Originally titled "The Queer Case of The Murdering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies". Title changed from original to conform to Comics Code restrictions, along with some art alterations, likely by Marie Severin.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. Another Bullpen Blockbuster!
  3. 2. The Hunchback of Hollywood and the Movie Murder
    Captain America
  4. 3. I Am the Prisoner of the Voodoo King!
  5. 4. Beware the Uboongi!
  6. 5. Bruttu
  7. 6. I Saw the End of the World!
  8. 7. The Weird Case of the Plundering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies!
    Captain America
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