(October 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 figure, inset); Don Heck (inset); Dick Ayers (inset)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia (Captain America figure); Don Heck (inset); Jack Kirby (inset); Dick Ayers (inset)
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
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Indexer Notes

New cover art by Kirby/Giacoia (main Captain America figure); all other panels taken from interior stories by Kirby (featuring Captain America); Kirby/Ayers and Don Heck ("The Things from Dimension X").

["From The Golden Age of Marvel"] (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Don Heck
Inks:
Joe Simon; Dick Ayers; Don Heck
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Indexer Notes

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

The Ringmaster of Death (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Betty Ross; Sergeant Duffy; General Blaine (death); Defense Commissioner Newsome (death); The Ringmaster; his Circus [Tommy Thumb; Zandow the Strong Man; Omir the Snake Charmer; Trapeze Trio] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Steve and Bucky decide to visit the circus for some fun, but its Cap and Bucky that face the Ringmaster's Wheel of Death and its purpose: to allow the villain to place America into a steel vise of terror, using vicious mobsters as his personal Gestapo!
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The Gruesome Secret of the Dragon of Doom! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Sergeant Duffy; General Haywood; Commander Phillips; Marie; Captain Okada (introduction, death); Toshio (introduction, death)
Synopsis:
Captain America and Bucky investigate the disappearance of the patrol boat "Winfield" with its crew and discover a sinister villain, his HQ inside a monstrous sea serpent, responsible.
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Mister Gregory and the Ghost! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Larry Lieber; Stan Lee (plot)
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
George Klein
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Lucius P. Gregory
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Indexer Notes

Script added by Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005 (Per Sandell ed.)

The Things from Dimension X! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Don Heck
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Ray Holloway ?
Editing:
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre:
horror-suspense
Characters:
Lynwood; Koaa
Synopsis:
A scientist successfully creates a link to the dimension Electra only to find the inhabitants bent on conquest. They pour through the portal but are stopped when the carved presidents on Mt. Rushmore come to life and drive them back.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

It Fell from the Flying Saucer! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
science fiction
Synopsis:
An artist finds an alien pencil that will make whatever he draws real, but his selfish use of it makes the aliens take it back.
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Killers of the Bund (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; the Sentinels of Liberty; Heinrich Schmidt; Bob Schmidt; the Nazis [Hans; Fritz; un-named others] (villains)
Synopsis:
When a Nazi Bund beats up a man of German descent (because he won't join up), Captain America and Bucky attack the Bund camp and Cap is captured. Bucky races back to the city and enlists the aid of the Sentinels of Liberty to rescue Cap and round up the rogues.
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Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. ["From The Golden Age of Marvel"]
  3. 2. The Ringmaster of Death
    Captain America
  4. 3. The Gruesome Secret of the Dragon of Doom!
    Captain America
  5. 4. Mister Gregory and the Ghost!
  6. 5. The Things from Dimension X!
  7. 6. It Fell from the Flying Saucer!
  8. 7. Killers of the Bund
    Captain America
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