(1977)

Harmony Books, 1977 Series
 
Volume:
?
Price:
10.00 USD
Pages:
360
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
?
Barcode:
?
Editing:
E Nelson Bridwell
Format:
Coloe and Black & White; 8" x 11"; Hardcover with Dustjacket; Collected Edition

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Marvel Family / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Mary Marvel; Captain Marvel Jr.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Letters:
typeset

Captain Marvel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Shazam; Sivana
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Origin

Origin of Sivana (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Bill Parker
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana (origin); Beautia (origin); Magnificus (introduction; origin)
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Beautia's last name and relationship to Sivana revealed

Origin of Capt Marvel Jr (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Ed Herron ?
Pencils:
C. C. Beck; Mac Raboy
Inks:
C. C. Beck; Mac Raboy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Nazi; Captain Marvel Jr (introduction; origin); Whitey Murphy; Shazam; Hitler
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2 of Captain Marvel / Bulletman / Captain Marvel Jr. vs. Captain Nazi trilogy; story continues from Master Comics

Captain Marvel Introduces Mary Marvel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Marc Swayze
Inks:
Marc Swayze
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Marvel; Captain Marvel, Jr; Shazam
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Captain Marvel, Jr. figures drawn by Mac Raboy

The Pearl of Peril (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C C Beck
Inks:
C C Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Nazi; Mr Mind (as voice on radio); Monster Society of Evil (introduction); Mr Banjo; IBAC
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Monster Society of Evil Part 1 (of 25)

Baffin Land (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Nazi
Reprints:

Captain Marvel, Jr. Meets Himself in the Future (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Mac Raboy
Inks:
Mac Raboy
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Cap Jr. meets a 115-year-old Freddy Freeman, who retired in 2019, in 2044.
Reprints:

Oklahoma City (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck ?
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel visits Oklahoma City.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

First "City" story

The End of Mr Mind (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr Mind
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Chapter 25 Monster Society of evil-conclusion

The Mighty Marvels Join Forces (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Adam
Reprints:

Uncle Marvel's Wedding (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Aunt Minerva
Reprints:

Aunty Anti Marvel (Table of Contents)

Marvel Family / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck ?
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana; Marvel Family
Reprints:

The Riddles of Death (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Binder
Inks:
Jack Binder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Bulletgirl; the Weeper; Doctor Riddle
Reprints:

The Horrid Hermit (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Binder
Inks:
Jack Binder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Marvel; Freckles Marvel
Reprints:

The Sivana Family Strikes (Table of Contents)

Marvel Family / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana Family
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1

The Sinking of Atlantis (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Jack Binder
Inks:
Jack Binder
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Georgia Sivana
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2

Captain Marvel Faces Danger in the Deep (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 3

Atlantis Rises Again (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 4

The Battle of the Age (Table of Contents)

Marvel Family / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Pete Costanza
Inks:
Pete Costanza
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana Family
Reprints:

The Talking Tiger (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Tawny
Reprints:

The Return of Mr Tawny (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mr. Tawny
Reprints:

The Flying Shoes (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Captain Marvel Battles the Plot Against the Universe (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana; Shazam; Tawky Tawny
Synopsis:
origin of Captain Marvel retold; anniversary story
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 1

The Invasion of the Rock of Eternity (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 2

The Evil Element (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 3

The Marvelium Trap (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Part 4

The Voodoo Clock (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Joe Certa ?
Inks:
Joe Certa ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Return of the Ancient Villain (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
King Kull
Reprints:

Double Doom (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
Pete Costanza ?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Sivana; King Kull
Reprints:

The 4th Dimension Elephant (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
William Woolfolk
Pencils:
Bud Thompson
Inks:
Bud Thompson
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The Marvel Family Fights the Feathered Fury (Table of Contents)

Marvel Family / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Otto Binder
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Wendell Crowley

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

The World's Wickedest Plan (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis O'Neil
Pencils:
C. C. Beck
Inks:
C. C. Beck
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils, inks and edits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

Mystery of the Missing Newsstand (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel, Jr. / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Elliot Maggin
Pencils:
Dave Cockrum
Inks:
Dave Cockrum
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils, inks and edits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

The Bicentennial Villain (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Dr. Sivana (villain); Shazam (cameo); Sterling Morris (cameo); Benjamin Franklin (Flashback; Cameo); Captain John Smith (Flashback; Cameo); Pocahontas (Flashback; Cameo); Kit Carson (actor posing as the original); Buffalo Bill Cody (actor posing as the original)
Synopsis:
Billy and his friend Whitey are making a documentary of young adults throughout history, but their production is sabotaged by Dr. Sivana.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Setting up a new trip by Billy and Uncle Dudley (inspired by TV format) visiting various American cities.

Case of the Kidnapped Congress (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Captain Marvel, Jr. [Freddy Freeman]; Shazam; Mentor [Uncle Dudley] (first as Mentor); Elders [Solomon; Hercules; Atlas; Zeus; Achilles; Mercury]; Sterling Morris; Whitey Murphy; Joan Jameson; Tawky Tawny; Cissy Sommerly; Sunny Dexter; Doc Quartz; Ma Potter; Pa Potter; Chet Porter (first appearance); Rod Porter (first appearance); Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Bodog Sivana] (villain); Yorgull (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis:
Billy and Uncle Dudley (as Mentor) set off on a tour around the country doing a series on young people. The first stop is Washington, DC, where Dr. Sivana has made the Capitol disappear.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This story conforms the comic book to the Shazam television series, with Billy and Uncle Dudley (with a new mustache) going on the road in a van, and Billy talking to the Elders instead of the wizard Shazam.

Secret of the Smiling Swordsman (Table of Contents)

Mary Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
E. Nelson Bridwell
Pencils:
Bob Oksner
Inks:
Bob Oksner
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Julius Schwartz

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mary Marvel [Mary Batson]; Uncle Marvel [Uncle Dudley]; The Smiling Swordsman (villain)
Synopsis:
Uncle Dudley is kidnapped by the Smiling Swordsman and forced to steal a painting.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Credits for script, pencils, inks and edits confirmed from Julius Schwartz's editorial records, provided by DC Comics [May 2008].

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Family
  2. 1. Introduction
  3. 2. Captain Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. Origin of Sivana
    Captain Marvel
  5. 4. Origin of Capt Marvel Jr
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. Captain Marvel Introduces Mary Marvel
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. The Pearl of Peril
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. Baffin Land
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  9. 8. Captain Marvel, Jr. Meets Himself in the Future
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  10. 9. Oklahoma City
    Captain Marvel
  11. 10. The End of Mr Mind
    Captain Marvel
  12. 11. The Mighty Marvels Join Forces
    Marvel Family
  13. 12. Uncle Marvel's Wedding
    Captain Marvel
  14. 13. Aunty Anti Marvel
    Marvel Family
  15. 14. The Riddles of Death
    Mary Marvel
  16. 15. The Horrid Hermit
    Mary Marvel
  17. 16. The Sivana Family Strikes
    Marvel Family
  18. 17. The Sinking of Atlantis
    Mary Marvel
  19. 18. Captain Marvel Faces Danger in the Deep
    Captain Marvel
  20. 19. Atlantis Rises Again
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  21. 20. The Battle of the Age
    Marvel Family
  22. 21. The Talking Tiger
    Captain Marvel
  23. 22. The Return of Mr Tawny
    Captain Marvel
  24. 23. The Flying Shoes
    Mary Marvel
  25. 24. Captain Marvel Battles the Plot Against the Universe
    Captain Marvel
  26. 25. The Invasion of the Rock of Eternity
    Captain Marvel
  27. 26. The Evil Element
    Captain Marvel
  28. 27. The Marvelium Trap
    Captain Marvel
  29. 28. The Voodoo Clock
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  30. 29. The Return of the Ancient Villain
    Captain Marvel
  31. 30. Double Doom
    Captain Marvel
  32. 31. The 4th Dimension Elephant
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  33. 32. The Marvel Family Fights the Feathered Fury
    Marvel Family
  34. 33. The World's Wickedest Plan
    Captain Marvel
  35. 34. Mystery of the Missing Newsstand
    Captain Marvel, Jr.
  36. 35. The Bicentennial Villain
    Captain Marvel
  37. 36. Case of the Kidnapped Congress
    Captain Marvel
  38. 37. Secret of the Smiling Swordsman
    Mary Marvel
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