Captain America #383 [Direct Edition]
(March 1991)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
2.00 USD; 2.50 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics
Brand:
Marvel Comics
Editing:
Ralph Macchio (Editor); Dan Slott (Assistant Editor); Tom DeFalco (Editor-in-Chief)
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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

squarebound


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Ron Lim (signed)
Inks:
Jim Lee (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints:
Keywords:
Statue of Liberty; World Trade Center Towers

Indexer Notes

Signature dated 1990.

I Am Legend (Table of Contents)

Captain America / comic story / 26 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Ron Lim
Inks:
Danny Bulanadi
Colors:
Christie Scheele
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Paul Bunyan; Uncle Sam; Johnny Appleseed; Pecos Bill; John Henry; Father Time (introduction) (an Elder of the Universe); The Avengers [Hawkeye; Thor; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Wasp; Wonder Man; She-Hulk; Quasar [Wendell Vaughn]; Falcon; Vision; Sersi]; Peggy Carter; Edwin Jarvis; John Jameson; Fabian Stankovitz; Mike O'Brien
Synopsis:
Cap is following an old man who has stolen his shield when he takes a trip through time and meets American icons.
Reprints:

Fighting Side-By-Side With... Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Tom DeFalco (plot, script); Ron Frenz (plot)
Pencils:
Ron Frenz
Inks:
Bob Petrecca
Colors:
Paul Becton
Letters:
Michael Heisler

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Sgt. Nick Fury; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Howling Commandos [Dum Dum Dugan; Gabriel Jones; Dino Manelli; Izzy Cohen; Pinky Pinkerton; Reb Ralston]; Nazis

Indexer Notes

Retold version of Sgt. Fury (Marvel, 1963 series) #13 from Cap and Bucky's viewpoint.

Man of Straw (Table of Contents)

U.S.Agent / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Mark Bagley (breakdowns); Dan Panosian (finishes)
Inks:
Dan Panosian
Colors:
Nelson Yomtov
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
U.S.Agent [John Walker]; Left-Winger (flashback); Right-Winger (flashback); Battlestar (flashback)
Synopsis:
U.S.Agent tries to prove to himself that he didn't really kill two of his old friends (even though he did).
Reprints:

Bad to the Bone! (Table of Contents)

Red Skull / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Gruenwald
Pencils:
Ron Wilson
Inks:
Fred Frederickson
Colors:
Nelson Yomtov
Letters:
Clem Robins

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Red Skull; Crossbones (origin); Arnim Zola; Doughboy
Synopsis:
A trio of men invade Red Skull's castle and the Skull recruits one of them as Crossbones.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Story takes place shortly after Red Skull's revival.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

American Graffiti / letters page / 0.8 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Aaron Cheever, Eddy Robinson and Daniel H. Bigelow.

Statement Of Ownership (Table of Contents)

statement of ownership / 0.2 page (report information)

Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Total Number Copies Printed (net press run): Average number of copies each issue during preceding 12 months: 294,214. Single issue nearest to filing date: 316,109.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. I Am Legend
    Captain America
  3. 2. Fighting Side-By-Side With... Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos!
    Captain America
  4. 3. Man of Straw
    U.S.Agent
  5. 4. Bad to the Bone!
    Red Skull
  6. 5. [no title indexed]
    American Graffiti
  7. 6. Statement Of Ownership
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  • Ramon Schenk
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Tony R. Rose
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  • Kelly Langston-Smith
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