(January 1969)

Marvel, 1968 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
Perfect Film & Chemical Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

There is a 1994 reprint that is exactly the same except for new advertisements.


The Origin of Captain America! (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The background is the New York Times front page from December 8, 1941. (Source identified by Darci via the GCD Error Tracker.)

The Hero That Was! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Syd Shores
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers] (origin); Bucky [Bucky Barnes] (flashback); Nick Fury; General Phillips (flashback); Professor Reinstein (flashback, death); Heinz Kruger (flashback); Agent R [Cynthia Glass] (flashback); Sgt. Duffy (flashback)
Synopsis
Captain America tells Nick Fury his origin.
Reprints

Let's Yap with Cap (Table of Contents: 2)

Let's Yap with Cap / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustrations)
Inks
? (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from readers Gordon Matthews, Kenneth Burke, Wayne Warfield, Phil Blunt, Dan Daugherty, Dale Landry, Harvey Sobel and Donald McGregor.

Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Origin of Captain America!
    Captain America
  2. 1. The Hero That Was!
    Captain America
  3. 2. Let's Yap with Cap
    Let's Yap with Cap
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