(February-March 1955)

Magazine Enterprises, 1955 Series
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Price:
0.10 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
every other month
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Enterprises
Brand:
ME
Editing:
Raymond C. Krank
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Golden Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover
Binding:
Saddle-stitched

Issue Notes

All info by Len Wolinsky, GCD error list, March 2007. Art credits added by Craig Delich 1-31-08.

Parts of this issue are reprinted:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avenger / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Bob Powell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Powell (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright]

The Fog Robbers (Table of Contents)

The Avenger / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright] (introduction); Claire Farrow (his secretary)
Reprints:

Death Has Three Faces (Table of Contents)

The Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright]
Synopsis:
When a guided atomic missile is lost in the mid-pacific waters it is up to The Avenger to recover it before the Russians do. Because of this adventure The Avenger contracted cancer.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Script credit from Newman's log book, The Comics! Vol. 14, No. 8 (Aug. 2003)

The Red Hand of Terror! (Table of Contents)

The Avenger / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-3

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright]
Reprints:

The Birth of the Avenger! (Table of Contents)

The Avenger / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Paul S. Newman
Pencils:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Inks:
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Job Number:
A-4

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Avenger [Roger Wright] (origin); Claire Farrow (death); Ralph Wright (Roger's brother); Ralph's wife; Ivan Pavelitch; Sergei Viroshonsky (villain)
Synopsis:
Scientist Ralph Wright and his wife are kidnapped by Russian agents, wanting him to write a letter to his brother, who has just invented a new type of airplane the Soviets want.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Synopsis added by Craig Delich 1-31-08.
Writer credit confirmed by Avenger Number Zero (AC Comics, 1999 series) #0. Formerly credited to Gardner Fox.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    The Avenger
  2. 1. The Fog Robbers
    The Avenger
  3. 2. Death Has Three Faces
    The Avenger
  4. 3. The Red Hand of Terror!
    The Avenger
  5. 4. The Birth of the Avenger!
    The Avenger
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