(December 1964)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1964-09-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Vista Publications, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Cap Battles the Assassins! Iron Man Wanted for Murder! (Table of Contents)

Iron Man; Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Army of Assassins
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Indexer Notes

The Iron Man figure becomes the masthead for the character, first appearing in issue #89.

Suspected of Murder! (Table of Contents: 1)

Iron Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Job Number
X-782-(A)
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Last issue, due to his epic battle with the fearsome Black Knight, Tony Stark found...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor; Giant Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]]; Black Widow [Natasha Romanova]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Sergei Amkov; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan
Synopsis
Tony Stark sustained an injury to his heart last issue. Now he cannot remove his Iron Man armor as he needs its power to keep him alive. Happy and Pepper, unaware of Stark's dual identity, believe that Iron Man is responsible for their employer's disappearance and they call for the police. Iron Man flees but is forced to return and battle Hawkeye when he attacks Stark's factory and kidnaps Pepper. Hawkeye escapes. Elsewhere, the Black Widow taken back to Russia by her former employers. Following her rescue, Pepper is less hostile to Iron Man and persuades the police not to arrest him.
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

Mails of Suspense / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Letters
Typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Don, Tales of Suspense has been very good, kiddies!
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Indexer Notes

Letters from Bill Elliott, Don Eden, Margaret Gemignani, Bob Giles, Bill Light and a special announcements section. The Mighty Marvel Checklist: "A line-up of some of the Marvel-ous mags on sale right now." Comics listed with a synopsis are Fantastic Four #33, Spider-Man #19, Avengers #10, X-Men #8, Strange Tales #127, Thor #110, Astonish #62 and Sgt. Fury #12.

The Army of Assassins Strikes! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Chic Stone
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
X-784
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Never has a fighting hero so quickly, so completely, captured...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]; Army of Assassins: Rick Jones
Synopsis
Baron Zemo sends the Army of Assassins after Cap, who is assisted by Rick Jones in defeating them.
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4 More Marvel Masterpieces! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Cap Battles the Assassins! Iron Man Wanted for Murder!
    Iron Man; Captain America
  2. 1. Suspected of Murder!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. ["Dear Stan and Don, Tales of Suspense has been very good, kiddies!"]
    Mails of Suspense
  4. 3. The Army of Assassins Strikes!
    Captain America
  5. 4. 4 More Marvel Masterpieces!
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