(August 1968)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1968-05-02
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved By the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Leading Magazine Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Printer
The Eastern Color Printing Co., Waterbury 20, Conn.
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from 1968 Periodicals, Copyright Office, Library of Congress.

Slave of... the Skull! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dan Adkins
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Red Skull [Johann Schmidt]; Exiles [Angelo Bandini; Franz Cadavus; General Jun Ching; Eric Gruning; Iron Hand [Jurgen Hauptmann]; Ivan Krushki]
Reprints

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Slave of the Skull! (Table of Contents: 2)

Captain America / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited as Stan (the Man) Lee)
Pencils
Jack Kirby (credited as Jack (King) Kirby)
Inks
Dan Adkins (credited); Jim Steranko (p 11)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek (credited)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Who are these hard-hitting, hostile foes whom...
Feature Logo
Captain America, Living Legend of World War II
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; SHIELD; Sharon Carter [Agent 13]; Red Skull [Johann Schmidt]; Exiles [Angelo Bandini; Franz Cadavus; General Jun Ching; Eric Gruning; Iron Hand [Jurgen Hauptmann]; Ivan Krushki]; Nick Fury
Synopsis
Can Cap single-handedly take on all of the Red Skull's men?
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Jim Steranko inked the heads of Nick Fury on Page 11. (Referenced in a letter from Dan Adkins printed in Amazing Heroes #167 (June 15, 1989).

[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-Heroes T-Shirt; 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)

[Stamps; Shop by Mail] (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) (Expand) /

Not Brand Echh / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

Let's Yap with Cap / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Inks
Syd Shores (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Harry G. Purvis, Bob Olenuk, Lee Silver Jr., and Jim Rohal.

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

Spectacular Spider-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Silver Surfer / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 17) (Expand) /

Niresk Fishing Outfits / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 18) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Slave of... the Skull!
    Captain America
  2. 1. ["Secret muscle building "tools""]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. Slave of the Skull!
    Captain America
  4. 3. ["Shamed by your English?"]
    Don Bolander Career Institute Booklet
  5. 4. ["Marvel super-hero T-shirts"]
    Marvel Super-Heroes T-Shirt; 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. [Stamps; Shop by Mail]
  11. 10. [no title indexed]
    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. ["Now twice as many pages!"]
    Not Brand Echh
  15. 14. [no title indexed]
    Let's Yap with Cap
  16. 15. ["The greatest event in the history of comic magazines!"]
    Spectacular Spider-Man
  17. 16. ["The most daringly dramatic superhero of all time!"]
    Silver Surfer
  18. 17. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
    Niresk Fishing Outfits
  19. 18. ["132pc. Roman soldiers set"]
    Roman War Soldiers
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