(February 1976)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Jack Kirby
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

The Trojan Horde! (Table of Contents)

Captain America and The Falcon / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
John Verpoorten
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Falcon
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Verpoorten credit per Nick Caputo, August 2012. Marvel Comics Index #8A lists Frank Giacoia as inker.

The Trojan Horde (Table of Contents)

Captain America and The Falcon / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Frank Giacoia, Mike Esposito?
Colors:
Janice Cohen
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino
Job Number:
JV194

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Taurey (introduction, villain); General Heshin (introductio, villain); Royalist Forces of America (villain)
Synopsis:
William Taurey, with the help of General Heshin, hopes to use the "Big Daddy" Madbomb and his mercenary army, the Royalist Forces of America, to destroy democracy in the United States and return the country back to the aristocracy. Taurey also wants to exact revenge on Steve Rogers, the descendant of the man who killed his ancestor, Sir William Taurey, during the Revolutionary War. Captain America and the Falcon infiltrate a Royalist Forces base.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The Madbomb Part 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita ?
Inks:
John Romita ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Ads for Sons of Origins and The Mighty Marvel Bicentennial Calendar

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Big Jim's P.A.C.K. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Indexer Notes

Kirbyesque art for the Mattel toys

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Let's Rap with Cap / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from future author Robert Rodi (as Bob Rodi), future editor Kim Thompson and Kenneth A. Jones.
Marvel Value Stamp Series B #27 "Dracula".

A Jovial Jamboree of Jaunty Jingles and Jesting Jabs Jury-rigged to Jettison your Jim-Jams! (Table of Contents)

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Howard the Duck; Omega the Unknown

Indexer Notes

Howard by Gene Colan? and Omega by John Romita?
Announcements for Marvel Premiere #28 (Legion of Monsters), Marvel Spotlight #26 (Sub-Mariner), Howard the Duck #1, Black Goliath #1, Omega the Unknown #1, Strange Tales to reprint Dr. Strange classics, Warlock #9, short stories by Archie Goodwin and Steve Englehart in Weird Heroes, "Magneto and the Titanium Man" by Paul McCartney and the Wings, and the winners of the Shazam awards.

Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Ross Andru
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
Irving Watanabe

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker
Synopsis:
When Aunt May is kidnapped, Spider-Man pays the ransom with a suitcase full of Twinkies.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies. Featured in January 1976 and February 1976 Marvel comics.

Put the Hulk Under Someone's Christmas tree! (Table of Contents)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
? [as HB]
Inks:
? [as HB]
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel (Table of Contents)

Evel Knievel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Trojan Horde!
    Captain America and The Falcon
  2. 1. The Trojan Horde
    Captain America and The Falcon
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Big Jim's P.A.C.K.
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Let's Rap with Cap
  6. 5. A Jovial Jamboree of Jaunty Jingles and Jesting Jabs Jury-rigged to Jettison your Jim-Jams!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  7. 6. Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
  8. 7. Put the Hulk Under Someone's Christmas tree!
  9. 8. The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel
    Evel Knievel
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