(May 1965)

Marvel, 1959 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
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

Enter: The Red Skull! The New Iron Man Fights the Old Iron Man! (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]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Red Skull [Johann Schmidt]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Weasel Wills [as Iron Man]
Reprints:

When Titans Clash! (Table of Contents: 1)

Iron Man / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Don Heck
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Weasel Wills [as Iron Man]; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan
Synopsis:
Tony nobly decides to leave town for a while in order to give Happy a chance to woo Pepper. Back at the plant, Small-time burglar Weasel Wills stumbles upon Iron Man's armor and and goes on a crime spree, besmirching Iron Man's good name in the process. Tony Stark returns and dons his old golden armor. The two Iron Men fight. Tony's superior knowledge of the Iron Man technology allows him to defeat Wills. Tony then returns to his office to brood.
Reprints:

The Red Skull Strikes! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen [as S. Rosen]

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Red Skull ["George John Maxon"]
Synopsis:
Cap and Bucky track down the Red Skull, only to discover that he is an imposter who replaced tycoon Maxon. The real Red Skull is manipulating the "Maxon" Skull.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This is a re-told version of a story from Captain America #1.

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

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters page includes Mighty Marvel Checklist.

Letters from Mrs. E.J. Schlee, James Carruthers, Eddie Behl and Tom Mayes.

Marvel Checklist - comics listed with a synopsis are Fantastic Four #38, Spider-Man #24, Avengers #15, Daredevil #7, Thor (Journey Into Mystery) #115, Strange Tales #132, Astonish #67 and Sgt. Fury #17.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Enter: The Red Skull! The New Iron Man Fights the Old Iron Man!
    Iron Man; Captain America
  2. 1. When Titans Clash!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. The Red Skull Strikes!
    Captain America
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Mails of Suspense
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