The Avengers #70 [Regular Edition]
(November 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 (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

Enter: The Squadron Sinister! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Sal Buscema (signed)
Inks
Sam Grainger (signed)
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]]; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion [Zhib-Ran]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Doctor Spectrum [Kinji Obatu]; Whizzer [James Saunders]]
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[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

When Strikes the Squadron Sinister! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Guards! Take away this tasteless fodder... this meaningless repast!
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Black Panther [T'Challa]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne-Pym]; Yellowjacket [Henry Pym]]; Black Knight [Dane Whitman]; Squadron Sinister [Hyperion [Zhib-Ran]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]; Doctor Spectrum [Kinji Obatu]; Whizzer [James Saunders]]; Kang; Grandmaster
Synopsis
Vs. the Squadron Sinister.
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Indexer Notes

Squadron Sinister modeled on the contemporary Justice League of America. Per Roy Thomas in the letters page of X-Men # 61, Sam Grainger colored many of his Avengers inked stories.

The Race to Danger (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Lee Jeans / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

Unicorn House / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Grit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 0.4 page (report information)

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

promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.6 page (report information)

Super Saturday on ABC (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

ABC’s Super Saturday Club / advertisement / 3 pages (report information)

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Barry Windsor-Smith (illustrations)
Inks
Syd Shores (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Bullpen, All right, you were right!
Characters
Vision
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Between story pages 12 and 13. Letters from Paul Washburn, Andy Dicker, and Jerry Liebert.

Shop by Mail (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

advertisement / 2 pages (report information)

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

Matchbox / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

Shop by Mail; Stamps (Table of Contents: 13) (Expand) /

advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

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

Academy for Home Study / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Cheerful Card / Cheerful House / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Famous Artists School / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Enter: The Squadron Sinister!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["Tired of being 'skinny'?"]
    Joe Weider
  3. 2. When Strikes the Squadron Sinister!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. The Race to Danger
    Lee Jeans
  5. 4. ["Magic world of surprises & mystery"]
    American Circle Corp.
  6. 5. ["Grow amazing live sea-monkeys!"]
    Unicorn House
  7. 6. ["Look, fellows!"]
    Grit
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  9. 8. ["Exciting new club Marvelmania International"]
  10. 9. Super Saturday on ABC
    ABC’s Super Saturday Club
  11. 10. ["Dear Bullpen, All right, you were right!"]
    Avengers Assemble!
  12. 11. Shop by Mail
  13. 12. ["Did you know that the people who make little “Matchbox” models make big “Matchbox” models, too?"]
    Matchbox
  14. 13. Shop by Mail; Stamps
  15. 14. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
    Academy for Home Study
  16. 15. ["Do you need extra money?"]
    Cheerful Card / Cheerful House
  17. 16. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
    Famous Artists School
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