(January 1969)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Perfect Film & Chemical Corp.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
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

Issue Notes

There is a 1994 reprint that is exactly the same except for new advertisements.


The Hero That Was! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Syd Shores
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (origin); Bucky [Bucky Barnes] (flashback); Nick Fury; General Phillips (flashback); Professor Reinstein (flashback, death); Heinz Kruger (flashback); Agent R [Cynthia Glass] (flashback); Sgt. Duffy (flashback)
Synopsis:
Captain America tells Nick Fury his origin.
Reprints:

Let's Yap with Cap (Table of Contents)

letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks:
? (illustrations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain America
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Gordon Matthews, Kenneth Burke, Wayne Warfield, Phil Blunt, Dan Daugherty, Dale Landry, Harvey Sobel and Donald McGregor.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Origin of Captain America!
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Hero That Was!
    Captain America
  3. 2. Let's Yap with Cap
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