(2003 [February 2004])

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Volume:
4
Price:
49.95 USD; 76.95 CAD
Pages:
204
On-sale date:
2004-02-25
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics
Brand:
DC Archive Editions
ISBN:
1-4012-0160-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
76194120224200411
Editing:
Dale Crain (senior editor - collected editions)
Format:
Hardcover; Dustjacket; Full Color Glossy Paper on Dustjacket; Full Color Glossy Paper Interior

Issue Notes

Collects CAPTAIN MARVEL ADVENTURES #4 and #5, MASTER COMICS #21 and #22, WHIZ #25 and AMERICA'S GREATEST COMICS #2.

Black-and-white reconstruction by Rick Keene, Jamison, and Wildstorm. Series design by Alex Jay/Studio J. Publication design by Peter Hamboussi. Special thanks to P. C. Hammerlinck for source material and creator credits.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Jamison

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Table of Contents (Table of Contents)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

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

Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]

Foreword (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
P. C. Hammerlinck
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #4] (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:

[Sivana's Revenge on the Lieutenant Marvels] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Inks:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
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]]; Sterling Morris; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain)
Synopsis:
Billy rescues the Three Lieutenant Marvels from Sivana and his thugs.
Reprints:

The Tunnel of Invasion (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Inks:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Adolf Hitler (villain); Nazis (villains)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel destroys the invasion tunnel Adolf Hitler is having dug beneath the Atlantic Ocean.
Reprints:

[The Secret Submarine Base] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Inks:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Officer Casey; Gus; Butch; Mr. Fog (first appearance; villain); Baron Von Slugg (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel helps to prevent a submarine base being set up in South America.
Reprints:

The Lawless Legion (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Inks:
George Tuska [The Jack Binder Studio]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Mr. Shaw (first appearance); Officer Flynn (first appearance; death); Giggy Golton (first appearance; villain); Beefy (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel prevents a gang leader from assassinating the prosecuting attorney.
Reprints:

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #5] (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:

[Frontispiece] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Inks:
Pete Costanza [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

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

Captain Marvel's Double Trouble (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Inks:
C. C. Beck [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Katinka (first appearance); Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); Maxim the Midget (first appearance; villain); Bummy Bond [as Captain Marvel] (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel rescues a princess kidnapped by Sivana.
Reprints:

The King of the Crater (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Inks:
C. C. Beck [The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff]
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Johnny; King of the Crater [Mr. Mawks] (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel prevents a terrorist from taking control of the Earth's volcanoes.
Reprints:

Captain Marvel Solves the Swamp Mystery (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff
Inks:
The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Pappy Sims (first appearance); Mammy Sims (first appearance); The Swamp Devil [Mr. Woggs] (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel discovers why The Swamp Devil is trying to scare people off their land.
Reprints:

Sivana's Strange Chemical Potion (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck; The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Jerry; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); Herman (villain); Endicott (villain)
Synopsis:
Sivana uses a potion to change Billy into another person who doesn't remember his name.
Reprints:

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

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

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger]
Reprints:

[The Coming of Captain Nazi] (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Bulletgirl [Susan Kent]; Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sgt. Kent; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger] (first appearance; villain); Adolph Hitler (villain); Nazis (villains)
Synopsis:
Hitler sends Captain Nazi to the United States to destroy it's weakling "heroes".
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #25.

[Cover - Whiz Comics #25] (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:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

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

Indexer Notes

The Archive credits C. C. Beck for the inks, but art spotters agree it was inked by Pete Costanza.

[The Origin of Captain Marvel, Jr.] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman] (first appearance; origin); Sterling Morris; Whitey Murphy; Jacob Freeman (Freddy Freeman's uncle; first appearance; death); Shazam; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger] (villain); Adolph Hitler (villain)
Synopsis:
Billy passes along part of his powers to a boy crippled by Captain Nazi.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Master Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #21 and story continues in Master Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #22. Second appearance of the Wizard Shazam. The Archive incorrectly identifies William Woolfolk as the writer of the story.

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

Bulletman and Captain Marvel Jr. / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Susan Kent [Bulletgirl]; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger]; Dr. Eternity
Reprints:

Dr. Eternity's Wax Death; [The Wax Death] (Table of Contents)

Bulletman / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Woolfolk
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Susan Kent [Bulletgirl]; Sgt. Kent; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Sir Henry Eliot (first appearance; death); Sir Henry Welch (first appearance); Peter Costo (a wax figure); Sir Clarence Beck (a wax figure); Irwin Wile (a wax figure); Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger] (villain); Dr. Eternity (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Bulletman and Captain Marvel, Jr. team up to stop Dr. Eternity and Captain Nazi.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Whiz Comics (Fawcett, 1940 series) #25.

[Cover - America's Greatest Comics #2] (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:
France Herron (original)

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

[The Park Robberies] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck; Mac Raboy (page 1)
Inks:
C. C. Beck; Mac Raboy (page 1); Dave Berg; The Fawcett Captain Marvel Art Staff
Colors:
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters:
?
Editing:
France Herron (original)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Miss La Verne; Chief Brannigan (first appearance); Officer Hoolihan (first appearance); Officer Shaunessy (first appearance); Steamboat Bill (first appearance); Napoleon (a horse); Stinko [Stenko] (first appearance; villain); Stinko's gang [Babyface; Bubbles; Chuggers; Littletoe] (first appearance; villains)
Reprints:

Contributors (Table of Contents)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography

Indexer Notes

Bios for C. C. Beck, Mac Raboy, Jack Binder and William Woolfolk. Information concerning the Jack Binder shop provided by P. C. Hammerlinck.

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents)

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

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman [Jim Barr]; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet; Captain Nazi [Albrecht Krieger]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Reprints covers from Captain Marvel Adventures #4, Master Comics #21, Whiz Comics #25 and America's Greatest Comics #2.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
  4. 3. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #4]
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. [Sivana's Revenge on the Lieutenant Marvels]
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. The Tunnel of Invasion
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. [The Secret Submarine Base]
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. The Lawless Legion
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #5]
    Captain Marvel
  10. 9. [Frontispiece]
    Captain Marvel
  11. 10. Captain Marvel's Double Trouble
    Captain Marvel
  12. 11. The King of the Crater
    Captain Marvel
  13. 12. Captain Marvel Solves the Swamp Mystery
    Captain Marvel
  14. 13. Sivana's Strange Chemical Potion
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. [Cover - Master Comics #21]
    Bulletman and Captain Marvel
  16. 15. [The Coming of Captain Nazi]
    Bulletman
  17. 16. [Cover - Whiz Comics #25]
    Captain Marvel
  18. 17. [The Origin of Captain Marvel, Jr.]
    Captain Marvel
  19. 18. [Cover - Master Comics #22]
    Bulletman and Captain Marvel Jr.
  20. 19. Dr. Eternity's Wax Death; [The Wax Death]
    Bulletman
  21. 20. [Cover - America's Greatest Comics #2]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
  22. 21. [The Park Robberies]
    Captain Marvel
  23. 22. Contributors
  24. 23. [Cover Gallery]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
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