(April 1965)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1965-02-11
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 (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1965 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Now, By My Hand, Shall Perish a Villain! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers [superhero] / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Thor]; Masters of Evil [Baron Heinrich Zemo; Black Knight [Nathan Garrett]; The Executioner; Enchantress]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inker credit supported by Nick Caputo and Bob Ford.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Ellbarr Dist. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Now, By My Hand, Shall Die a Villain! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited) (layouts); Don Heck (credited) (pencils)
Inks
Mike Esposito (credited as Mickey Demeo)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At last!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Giant-Man [Hank Pym]; Wasp; Thor]; Masters of Evil [Baron Heinrich Zemo (death); Black Knight [Nathan Garrett]; Melter; The Executioner; Enchantress]
Synopsis
The Avengers battle the Masters of Evil in New York while Captain America trails Zemo to his jungle hideout where the villain has imprisoned Rick Jones. Zemo tries to bring down an avalanche on Cap but the villain is killed instead and the death of Bucky Barnes is finally avenged.
Reprints

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

The Fantastic Four; Giant-Man; The Hulk; Spider-Man; Thor; Journey into Mystery; Tales to Astonish / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

U.S. Gov't Surplus (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Surplus Bargains / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

Christy Trades School / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

Captain America; Doctor Strange; Human Torch; Iron Man; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos; The Thing; Tales of Suspense; Strange Tales / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Merry Marvel Marching Society (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.3 page (report information)

Another Marvel Masterpiece... (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Daredevil [Marvel] / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.7 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 16)

All About the Avengers / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Colors
? (panel backgrounds and lettering only)
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Wayne Voce, Donna Diane, Robert Fall, Jim Dee, Gary Thorne, Jim Coveleski, Neil Lindenbaum, Frank Stokes, Alan Mann, and Kent Thomas; includes The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Mr. Victor Mason / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

Yubiwaza System / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 19) (Expand) /

Famous Artists Schools / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Now, By My Hand, Shall Perish a Villain!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["Exclusive fun products by mail"]
    Ellbarr Dist.
  3. 2. Now, By My Hand, Shall Die a Villain!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. ["4 more Marvel masterpieces!"]
    The Fantastic Four; Giant-Man; The Hulk; Spider-Man; Thor; Journey into Mystery; Tales to Astonish
  5. 4. ["Are you proud of your paycheck?"]
  6. 5. Treasure Chest of Fun
    Honor House Products
  7. 6. U.S. Gov't Surplus
    Surplus Bargains
  8. 7. ["Start your own business!"]
    Christy Trades School
  9. 8. ["225 stamps for only 10¢"]
  10. 9. ["Look! Boys wanted to sell Grit"]
    Grit
  11. 10. ["Aim for the space team"]
  12. 11. ["Hatch and grow live sea-monkeys"]
  13. 12. ["Grow 2 living monsters in your own room"]
  14. 13. ["More triumphs for Marvel..!"]
    Captain America; Doctor Strange; Human Torch; Iron Man; Sgt. Fury and His Howling Commandos; The Thing; Tales of Suspense; Strange Tales
  15. 14. The Merry Marvel Marching Society
  16. 15. Another Marvel Masterpiece...
    Daredevil [Marvel]
  17. 16. [no title indexed]
    All About the Avengers
  18. 17. ["Make $5.00 to $20.00 a week extra operating this "Saturday morning shoe store""]
    Mr. Victor Mason
  19. 18. ["Boys! Men! I'll help you master Yubiwaza"]
    Yubiwaza System
  20. 19. ["He’s looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists Schools
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