The Defenders #17 [Regular Edition]
(November 1974)

Marvel, 1972 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Roy Thomas
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

The One, the Only Power Man! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Al Milgrom ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
Danny Crespi ?; Gaspar Saladino ?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Defenders [Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]]; Power Man [Luke Cage]
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Wilson pencils, possible Milgrom inks and Danny Crespi lettering per Nick Caputo. Original indexer credited Gaspar Saladino with lettering.
Todd Klein also credits Gaspar Saladino with the lettering (from the Klein Letters blog, http://kleinletters.com/Blog/the-danny-crespi-files-part-8/ , retrieved 12 September 2016).

Power Play! (Table of Contents)

The Defenders / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Wein
Pencils:
Sal Buscema
Inks:
Dan Green
Colors:
Glynis Wein
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Annette Kawecki

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Defenders [Valkyrie; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Hulk [Bruce Banner]; Dr. Strange [Stephen Strange]]; Aragorn; Pennysworth; Walter Cronkite; Power Man [Luke Cage]; Wrecking Crew [Wrecker; Piledriver; Bulldozer; Thunderball]
Synopsis:
The Defenders try to stop the Wrecking Crew from destroying a skyscraper that is owned by Kyle Richmond.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Hulks story continues in Marvel Team-up (Marvel, 1972 series) #27

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Defenders Dialogue / letters page / 1.25 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bob Warner, Chad B. Goyette, Tom Long, Robert Hewko, Steve Humphreys. Also includes Marvel Value Stamp #20 Brother Voodoo.
Split between 1/2 page on page 19 and 3/4 page on page 32.

Sumptuous Scoops About Summer, Spidey - And Softball! (Table of Contents)

Bullpen Bulletins / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Power Man; Iron Fist; Shang-Chi
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The One, the Only Power Man!
    The Defenders
  2. 1. Power Play!
    The Defenders
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Defenders Dialogue
  4. 3. Sumptuous Scoops About Summer, Spidey - And Softball!
    Bullpen Bulletins
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Ray Bottorff Jr
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Kauldi Gilibert
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Robert Wood
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Ramon Schenk