(June 1966)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
bi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Zenith Books, Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee; Roy Thomas (associate editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age U.S.
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
squarebound (#1-2 saddle-stitched)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby (Captain America); Gene Colan; Don Heck
Inks
Frank Giacoia (Captain America); Gene Colan; Don Heck
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Characters
Captain America
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New cover artwork by Kirby/Giacoia (Captain America figure); other scenes taken from interior stories.

Another Bullpen Blockbuster! (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Gene Colan; Don Heck; Steve Ditko
Inks
Dick Ayers; Gene Colan; Don Heck; Steve Ditko
Letters
Sam Rosen

Characters
Captain America

Indexer Notes

Inside from cover featuring scenes from interior stories, with gray tones added by Marie Severin. Credits include Stan Lee, Roy Thomas, Sol Brodsky, Marie Severin, Stan Goldberg, Flo Steinberg and Dennis O' Neil.

The Hunchback of Hollywood and the Movie Murder (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Bernie Klein; George Roussos
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Editing
Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Mark Carstine; Carol Young; Goris Barloff; The Hunchback [Craig Talbot] (introduction)
Synopsis
Death and terror lurk behind the scenes of a Hollywood movie set as Cap and Bucky hunt a hunchback madman, whose bloody hand seeks to stop the grinding cameras from filming the truth for a liberty loving public.
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I Am the Prisoner of the Voodoo King! (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Gene Colan (signed)
Inks
Gene Colan (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
V-742
Genre
horror-suspense
Synopsis
A criminal being brought to prison from a jungle outpost escapes into the jungle. He happens upon a tribe worshipping a gold idol and steals it. He escapes his pursuers, but realizes that the idol is cursed: he can never put it down.
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Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

Beware the Uboongi! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Don Heck (signed)
Inks
Don Heck (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
[V-813]
Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
Americans flee Uranus due to ferocious wildlife. The Soviets take the opportunity to land their own expedition, but because they ignore the American warnings they do not realize that the sheep-like creatures in the mountains are the deadly Uboongi.
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Bruttu (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 13 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (signed)
Inks
Dick Ayers (signed)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
V-333
Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Bruttu [Howard Lindley]; Anne Benson
Synopsis
An often bullied scientist accidentally transforms himself into a monster, and is attacked when he can’t make himself understood. In his new form he discovers that the girl he’d thought out of his league really loves him, and manages to make himself human again.
Reprints
Keywords
monsters

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

I Saw the End of the World! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Steve Ditko (signed)
Inks
Steve Ditko (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Job Number
[T-538]
Genre
science fiction
Characters
Prof. Egen (only appearance)
Synopsis
A scientist builds a time machine and discovers that time is a loop with all events repeating themselves endlessly for eternity.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

The Weird Case of the Plundering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies! (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain America / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Joe Simon; Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Reed Crandall
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Howard Ferguson
Editing
Joe Simon (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; The Butterfly [Dr. Vitrioli] (introduction, death), Lenny (introduction, death)
Synopsis
Laughing at law and order, the Butterfly loots a museum of its priceless treasures until Captain America and Bucky steps in to clip his wings.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Originally titled "The Queer Case of The Murdering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies". Title changed from original to conform to Comics Code restrictions, along with some art alterations, likely by Marie Severin.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. Another Bullpen Blockbuster!
  3. 2. The Hunchback of Hollywood and the Movie Murder
    Captain America
  4. 3. I Am the Prisoner of the Voodoo King!
  5. 4. Beware the Uboongi!
  6. 5. Bruttu
  7. 6. I Saw the End of the World!
  8. 7. The Weird Case of the Plundering Butterfly and the Ancient Mummies!
    Captain America
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