([November] 2002)

DC, 1992 Series
Volume:
3
Price:
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Pages:
224
On-sale date:
2002-11-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-56389-832-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194120224200311
Editing:
Dale Crain (senior editor - collected editions); Nick J. Napolitano (associate)
Color:
color
Paper Stock:
glossy paper dust jacket
Binding:
hardcover with dust jacket

Issue Notes

Black-and-white reconstruction by Rick Keene, Dan Nakrosis, and Digital Chameleon. Series design by Alex Jay/Studio J. Publication design by Louis Prandi. Special thanks to Diamond Galleries International for source material.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from index to original publication.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Uslan
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

[Cover - America's Greatest Comics #1] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Digital Chameleon
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archive credits C. C. Beck as the artist, but art spotters for the GCD agree it is Mac Raboy.

Ghost of the Deep (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Hugo (first appearance; villain; death); Ghost of the Deep [Spriggins] (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis:
The Ghost of the Deep is sinking U.S. battleships.
Reprints:

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #2] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

[World of the Microscope] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); The Germ-People (first appearance; villains)
Synopsis:
Sivana uses his latest discovery to shrink Captain Marvel and Beautia.
Reprints:

[Invasion From Mars] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Henderson; The Spider Men from Mars (first appearance; villains)
Synopsis:
The Spider Men from Mars invade the Earth.
Reprints:

The Curse of the Scorpion (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Shazam; Dr. Stephen Lang; Prof. Luther Bentley; James Malcolm
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Recounts 1st episode of Adventures of Captain Marvel movie serial.

[The Pirate's Treasure] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Captain Thaddeus Heth (first appearance; villain; death); Mozo (first appearance; villain; death); Esau Grommett (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel fights sea pirates.
Reprints:

The Arson Fiend (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Rod Reed
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Mr. Barclay (first appearance; death); Mike (first appearance); The Arson Fiend [George D. Tweedle] (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel stops an arsonist.
Reprints:

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #3] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

[The Menace of Muscles McGinnis] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Muscles McGinnis (first appearance; villain); Louie (first appearance; villain); Mouse (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Muscles McGinnis tries to take over the radio station.
Reprints:

[Sivana's Paralyzing Gas] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain)
Synopsis:
Sivana uses a paralyzing gas to conquer New York.
Reprints:

[The Terror of the Goptas] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mr. Chandler (first appearance; death); Brace Chandler (first appearance; villain; death); The Goptas (first appearance; villains); Krome (first appearance; villain)
Reprints:

[The Beast-Ruler] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
George Tuska
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; The Beast-Ruler (first appearance; villain; death?) Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain)
Synopsis:
Sivana uses his science to create an evil beast-ruler.
Reprints:

[Cover - Whiz Comics #21] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson]; Hill Marvel [Billy Batson]; Tall Marvel [Billy Batson]]
Reprints:

The Vengeful Four (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin); Hill Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin); Tall Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin)]; Joe; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); Captain Death (villain); Herr Geyer (villain)
Synopsis:
Billy meets three boys with the same name, and grants them a portion of his powers.
Reprints:

[Cover - Whiz Comics #22] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The archive credits C. C. Beck for the inks, however that was changed to Pete Costanza per http://www.dccomics.com/dccomics/errata/?action=archive.

The Temple of Itzalotahui (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
C. C. Beck
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy (first appearance); Miss Dalshaw (first appearance); Pauncho (first appearance); John Malcolm
Synopsis:
Billy and Whitey go to Central America to rescue Mr. Malcolm.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The archive credits C. C. Beck for the inks, however that was changed to Pete Costanza per http://www.dccomics.com/dccomics/errata/?action=archive. Whitey is from The Adventures of Captain Marvel movie serial.

[Cover - Whiz Comics #23] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

The Bal Masque (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Sterling Morris; Lulette (first appearance); Velox; Costanza; Armond [Sir Roger Fittz-Down Chipley] (first appearance)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Whiz Comics #24.

[Cover - Whiz Comics #24] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Archive erroneously lists inker as George Costanza.

The Secret of the Ring (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Sterling Morris; Lulette; Armond [Sir Roger Fittz-Down Chipley]; Fritz (villain)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Whiz Comics #23.

[Cover - Captain Marvel Thrill Book #1] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints:

[Cover - X-mas Comics #1] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet; Santa Claus
Reprints:

Contributors (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies for C. C. Beck, Pete Costanza, Mac Raboy, Rod Reed and George Tuska.

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mac Raboy; C. C. Beck
Inks:
Mac Raboy; C. C. Beck; Pete Costanza
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson]; Hill Marvel [Billy Batson]; Tall Marvel [Billy Batson]]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Reprints covers from America's Greatest Comics #1, Captain Marvel Adventures #3 and Whiz Comics #21 and #24.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
  4. 3. [Cover - America's Greatest Comics #1]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
  5. 4. Ghost of the Deep
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #2]
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. [World of the Microscope]
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. [Invasion From Mars]
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. The Curse of the Scorpion
    Captain Marvel
  10. 9. [The Pirate's Treasure]
    Captain Marvel
  11. 10. The Arson Fiend
    Captain Marvel
  12. 11. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #3]
    Captain Marvel
  13. 12. [The Menace of Muscles McGinnis]
    Captain Marvel
  14. 13. [Sivana's Paralyzing Gas]
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. [The Terror of the Goptas]
    Captain Marvel
  16. 15. [The Beast-Ruler]
    Captain Marvel
  17. 16. [Cover - Whiz Comics #21]
    Captain Marvel
  18. 17. The Vengeful Four
    Captain Marvel
  19. 18. [Cover - Whiz Comics #22]
    Captain Marvel
  20. 19. The Temple of Itzalotahui
    Captain Marvel
  21. 20. [Cover - Whiz Comics #23]
    Captain Marvel
  22. 21. The Bal Masque
    Captain Marvel
  23. 22. [Cover - Whiz Comics #24]
    Captain Marvel
  24. 23. The Secret of the Ring
    Captain Marvel
  25. 24. [Cover - Captain Marvel Thrill Book #1]
    Captain Marvel
  26. 25. [Cover - X-mas Comics #1]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
  27. 26. Contributors
  28. 27. [Cover Gallery]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
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