Black Goliath #3 [price variant]
(June 1976)

Marvel, 1976 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.30 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
bi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860247406
Editing:
Marv Wolfman
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Black Goliath (Marvel, 1976 series) #3.

first issue with UPC barcode


["Ya think yer such a big man, Goliath..."] (Table of Contents)

Black Goliath / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Larry Lieber; John Romita (alterations)
Inks:
Frank Giacoia; John Romita (alterations)
Colors:
?
Letters:
Dan Crespi

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Goliath; Vulcan; Jennifer Yashida
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Lieber pencils and Romita corrections per Nick Caputo. The original indexer credited Ron Wilson with the pencils.

Dance to the Murder! (Table of Contents)

Black Goliath / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Chris Claremont
Pencils:
George Tuska
Inks:
Vince Colletta
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Karen Mantlo
Job Number:
JV294

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Black Goliath [also appears as Bill Foster]; Vulcan; Atom-Smasher (death); Dale West; Herbert Bell; Talia Kruma; Tony Stark; Jennifer Yashida; Emiliano Rojas (death)
Synopsis:
After Black Goliath defeats Atom-Smasher, the villain is murdered by unseen forces. Vulcan and his men break into the Stark lab and steal an experimental invention, injuring Foster's employees and killing a policeman during their escape.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Larry Lieber ?; John Romita
Inks:
Frank Giacoia; John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

listing of Marvel comics on sale the third week of March 1976; includes cover art from Black Goliath (Marvel, 1975 series) #3 and The Incredible Hulk (Marvel, 1968 series) #200

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Greetings to Goliath / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

letters submitted by Kurt Busiek; Rook Jones (PMM); William MacDonald Neville; Bob Lackey; Dave Lofvers; Daniel Raskio; Doug Thieme; Naomi Basner

Spider-Man and the "Twinkie Takers" (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man; Hostess / 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]
Synopsis:
Spider-Man foils a Twinkie robbery by two armed and masked men.

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies. Featured in May 1976 and June 1976 Marvel comics.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. ["Ya think yer such a big man, Goliath..."]
    Black Goliath
  2. 1. Dance to the Murder!
    Black Goliath
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Mighty Marvel Checklist
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Greetings to Goliath
  5. 4. Spider-Man and the "Twinkie Takers"
    Spider-Man; Hostess
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Dwayne Best
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jenny R McGinnis