Daredevil #50
(March 1969)

Marvel, 1964 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
Magazine Management Co.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

If in Battle I Fail --! (Table of Contents)

Daredevil / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]; Gene Colan (Daredevil figure); John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Johnny Craig; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Plastoid
Reprints

Indexer Notes

This cover appears to be worked on by numerous hands. Barry Smith pencilled the bulk of the cover; Gene Colan pencilled the Daredevil figure; John Romita provided corrections and Johnny Craig did the inking.

If in Battle I Fall---! (Table of Contents: 1)

Daredevil / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith [as Barry Smith]; John Romita (see notes)
Inks
Johnny Craig
Colors
?
Letters
Herb Cooper

Genre
superhero
Characters
Daredevil [Matt Murdock]; Foggy Nelson; Karen Page; Biggie Benson (villain); Starr Saxon (villain); Plastoid (villain)
Synopsis
The Plastoid and DD duke it out until the giant robot is hurt and returns to his master. In the heat of battle with Hornhead, Starr accidentally sends the robot off to kill the man who hired him, Biggie Benson.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Per Nick Caputo, John Romita provided alterations on a number of faces and figures throughout the story. Script credit corrected by Haydn via the GCD Error Tracker; we formerly credited Roy Thomas.

It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Comics Group / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Fabulous Facts and Frivolous Fables for Frantic Fans, Faithful Friends, and Fiendish Foes! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

Let's Level With Daredevil / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (responses)
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
George Klein
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Sam Rosen (next issue teaser)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Gene, DD #46 was undoubtedly your greatest single effort...
Characters
Daredevil

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from Carl Gafford (New Milford, Conn.), Bruce Davis (Elk Grove, Calif.), Keith Small (New York, N.Y.), Shelley Caputo (Culver City, Calif.), Tony Martinez (Paterson, N.J.), and Nils Osmar (Clam Gulch, Alaska). Includes three panels from earlier issues. (Panels on page two are from story pages 11 and 14 of Daredevil #48.)

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 5)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Statement of Ownership for October 1, 1968. Average paid circulation for previous 12 months was 292,423. Printed sideways above the house ad for Captain America.

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Captain America / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.75 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. If in Battle I Fail --!
    Daredevil
  2. 1. If in Battle I Fall---!
    Daredevil
  3. 2. It's Brand New!! Marvel's Swingin' Inflatable Plastic Pillows!
    Marvel Comics Group
  4. 3. Fabulous Facts and Frivolous Fables for Frantic Fans, Faithful Friends, and Fiendish Foes!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. ["Dear Stan and Gene, DD #46 was undoubtedly your greatest single effort..."]
    Let's Level With Daredevil
  6. 5. Statement of Ownership
  7. 6. Another Marvel Masterpiece
    Captain America
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Nick Caputo
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Merlin Haas
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Per Sandell
  • Peter Croome
  • Steve Dasinger
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Maurizio Villotta
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Carl Gafford
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Mark Gordon
  • Ramon Schenk