The Avengers #68 [Regular Edition]
(September 1969)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, except September, semi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
Color
Color
Dimensions
Standard Silver Age U.S.; later Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
Saddle-stitched (Squarebound #200)
Publishing Format
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Only the Vision could tell us how to save the Earth...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]
Reprints

...And We Battle for the Earth! (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Sal Buscema
Inks
Sam Grainger
Colors
Sam Grainger ?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Cringe, you pitiful human worms!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]; Taku (introduction); Doctor Myron MacLain; Ultron
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Per Roy Thomas in the letters page of X-Men # 61, Sam Grainger colored many of his Avengers inked stories.

The Latest and Greatest Goodies from Maniacal Marvel! (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
Gene Colan
Inks
George Klein; Sam Grainger
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Black Panther [T'Challa]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Michael R. Carlson, Carlton J. Shelton, Wendell Adams, Brian Olewnick, Steve Shipley, and Richard Block; includes Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Only the Vision could tell us how to save the Earth..."]
    The Avengers
  2. 1. ...And We Battle for the Earth!
    The Avengers
  3. 2. The Latest and Greatest Goodies from Maniacal Marvel!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
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