(October 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 figure, inset); Don Heck (inset); Dick Ayers (inset)
Inks
Frank Giacoia (Captain America figure); Don Heck (inset); Jack Kirby (inset); Dick Ayers (inset)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

New cover art by Kirby/Giacoia (main Captain America figure); all other panels taken from interior stories by Kirby (featuring Captain America); Kirby/Ayers and Don Heck ("The Things from Dimension X").

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

table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby; Don Heck
Inks
Joe Simon; Dick Ayers; Don Heck
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
From The Golden Age of Marvel

Indexer Notes

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

The Ringmaster of Death (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Betty Ross; Sergeant Duffy; General Blaine (death); Defense Commissioner Newsome (death); The Ringmaster; his Circus [Tommy Thumb; Zandow the Strong Man; Omir the Snake Charmer; Trapeze Trio] (introduction)
Synopsis
Steve and Bucky decide to visit the circus for some fun, but its Cap and Bucky that face the Ringmaster's Wheel of Death and its purpose: to allow the villain to place America into a steel vise of terror, using vicious mobsters as his personal Gestapo!
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The Gruesome Secret of the Dragon of Doom! (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain America / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; Sergeant Duffy; General Haywood; Commander Phillips; Marie; Captain Okada (introduction, death); Toshio (introduction, death)
Synopsis
Captain America and Bucky investigate the disappearance of the patrol boat "Winfield" with its crew and discover a sinister villain, his HQ inside a monstrous sea serpent, responsible.
Reprints

Mister Gregory and the Ghost! (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot) ?; Larry Lieber (script) ?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
George Klein
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Ray Holloway ?
Editing
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lucius P. Gregory
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Script added by Bob Bailey, 2 September 2005 (Per Sandell ed.)

The Things from Dimension X! (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
horror-suspense
Characters
Lynwood; Koaa
Synopsis
A scientist successfully creates a link to the dimension Electra only to find the inhabitants bent on conquest. They pour through the portal but are stopped when the carved presidents on Mt. Rushmore come to life and drive them back.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Narrated in the first person.

It Fell from the Flying Saucer! (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

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

Genre
science fiction
Synopsis
An artist finds an alien pencil that will make whatever he draws real, but his selfish use of it makes the aliens take it back.
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Killers of the Bund (Table of Contents: 7)

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

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

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [Bucky Barnes]; the Sentinels of Liberty; Heinrich Schmidt; Bob Schmidt; the Nazis [Hans; Fritz; un-named others] (villains)
Synopsis
When a Nazi Bund beats up a man of German descent (because he won't join up), Captain America and Bucky attack the Bund camp and Cap is captured. Bucky races back to the city and enlists the aid of the Sentinels of Liberty to rescue Cap and round up the rogues.
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Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. ["From The Golden Age of Marvel"]
  3. 2. The Ringmaster of Death
    Captain America
  4. 3. The Gruesome Secret of the Dragon of Doom!
    Captain America
  5. 4. Mister Gregory and the Ghost!
  6. 5. The Things from Dimension X!
  7. 6. It Fell from the Flying Saucer!
  8. 7. Killers of the Bund
    Captain America
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Ethan Hoddes
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Darrel McCann
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
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  • Steve Dasinger
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