(October 1966)

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

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


The Maddening Mystery of the Inconceivable Adaptoid! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Morrie Kuramoto ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Adaptoid
Reprints

By Force of Arms! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Titanium Man [Boris Bullski]; Pepper Potts; Happy Hogan; Senator Harrington Byrd
Synopsis
Iron Man battles Titanium Man in the skies above Washington D.C. A large crowd gathers to watch them fight. Pepper and Happy are among the onlookers. Titanium Man fixes Iron Man with a paralysis beam. Iron Man short circuits the electric beam by pulling out a live wire from his armor! Titanium Man then turns his beam on Pepper and orders Iron Man to surrender.
Reprints
Keywords
Washington D.C.

Newsworthy Notes and Nutty Nonsense from Your Friendly Neighborhood Bullpen! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

The Maddening Mystery of the Inconceivable Adaptoid! (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Art Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Adaptoid (Introduction); Count Bornag Royale; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes]; Avengers [Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]; Edwin Jarvis; A.I.M.
Synopsis
The Adaptoid escapes from his AIM creators and invades Avengers Mansion to attack Cap.
Reprints

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

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

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Gene Colan; ?
Inks
Jack Abel; ?
Colors
?
Letters
Typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Sterling Evans, Raun Nelson, Timothy Kuhn, James Taylor, and Bill Todd; includes an ad for the M.M.M.S. and an image from an earlier issue.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Maddening Mystery of the Inconceivable Adaptoid!
    Captain America
  2. 1. By Force of Arms!
    Iron Man
  3. 2. Newsworthy Notes and Nutty Nonsense from Your Friendly Neighborhood Bullpen!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. The Maddening Mystery of the Inconceivable Adaptoid!
    Captain America
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Mails of Suspense
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Nick Caputo
  • David Bruce
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Chris Boyko
  • Steve Dasinger
  • James Ludwig
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Martin O'Hearn
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Robert Wood
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Henry R. Kujawa