(June 1968)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1968-04-09
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 (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1968 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Avengers vs. the X-Men! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Goliath [Hank Pym]; Black Panther [T'Challa]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Cyclops; Beast; Iceman
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Tuska confirmed as cover inker by Michel Maillot via the GCD Errors list, August 2009. Previously either Buscema or Tuska suggested by Nick Caputo, November, 2003.

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In Battle Joined! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
John Buscema (credited)
Inks
George Tuska (credited)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Goliath [Hank Pym]; Black Panther [T'Challa]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]]; X-Men [Marvel Girl [Jean Grey]; Angel; Cyclops; Beast; Iceman]; Magneto (villain); Toad (villain); Quicksilver (villain); Scarlet Witch (villain)
Synopsis
Magneto lures the Avengers to his island base to fight off the invading X-Men. Even after mind controlling the X-Men into hating the Avengers, the two teams outwit Magneto and team up to defeat him.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues from X-Men (Marvel, 1963 series) #45.

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

Don Bolander Career Institute Booklet / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts; Merry Marvel Marching Society Membership Kit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Strat-O-Matic Baseball Game / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Missile Firing Tank (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Honor House Products / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Centre Coin Co. Catalog / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Precise Publications / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Shop by Mail; Stamps (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

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

American Circle Corp. / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

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

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Paul Sanford, Ralph Duby, Jr., Peter Levy, Thomas Miller, Blair Benham, Sharon Burke, Tony Isabella (future comics writer), and Kendall Sutton.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 14) (Expand) /

Spectacular Spider-Man-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

Niresk Industries, Inc. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Roman War Soldiers / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Avengers vs. the X-Men!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["Tired of being 'skinny'?"]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. In Battle Joined!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. ["Shamed by your English?"]
    Don Bolander Career Institute Booklet
  5. 4. ["Marvel super-hero T-shirts"]
    Marvel Super-Hero T-Shirts; Merry Marvel Marching Society Membership Kit
  6. 5. ["Baseball fans are crazy about this true-to-life baseball game"]
    Strat-O-Matic Baseball Game
  7. 6. Missile Firing Tank
    Honor House Products
  8. 7. ["We’ll pay you $10,000.00 for this Lincoln penny"]
    Centre Coin Co. Catalog
  9. 8. ["You can now become an expert with forbidden Oriental fighting arts"]
    Precise Publications
  10. 9. Shop by Mail; Stamps
  11. 10. ["The second Golden Age of Marvel is here! (And you didn't even bake a cake!)"]
    Bullpen Bulletins; Stan's Soapbox
  12. 11. ["Magic world of surprises & mystery"]
    American Circle Corp.
  13. 12. ["Boys 12 or older sell Grit in your spare time"]
    Grit
  14. 13. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
  15. 14. ["The greatest event in the history of comic magazines!"]
    Spectacular Spider-Man-Man
  16. 15. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
    Niresk Industries, Inc.
  17. 16. ["132pc. Roman soldiers set"]
    Roman War Soldiers
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