([August] 1999)

AC, 1996 Series
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Price:
6.95 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
AC Comics/Paragon Publications
Editing:
Bill Black
Color:
Color cover; Black and White with occasional Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; White paper interior
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Highly unusual issue in that most of the content is articles rather than stories. Publication date from comicslistdatabase.com.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain 3-D! / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Bill Black
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D

Indexer Notes

recreated from an ad for the unpublished Captain 3-D #2.

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

Fighting American / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Howard Ferguson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Fighting American; Speedboy
Reprints:

Men of Mystery No. 15: Salute to Simon and Kirby! (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D; Joe Simon (photo); Jack Kirby (photo)
Reprints:

Captain 3-D and Me (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain 3-D / text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Jeff Gelb
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D
Reprints:

Captain 3-D Comics (Table of Contents: 4)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Description of the contents of Captain 3-D #1

Menace of the Living Dolls (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mort Meskin; Steve Ditko and others
Letters:
Ben Oda?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D; Danny Davis; The Phantom Thief; Tigra; Skweel; Grone; the Paper Doll Men
Synopsis:
A phantom thief with powers like Captain 3-D's causes Danny to lose trust in his hero.
Reprints:

Creating and Re-creating Captain 3-D! (Table of Contents: 6)

text article / 2.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D
Reprints:

The Simon & Kirby 3-D Effort (Table of Contents: 7)

text article / 1.5 pages (report information)

Script:
Joe Simon
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Mort Meskin
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

What Happened to Captain 3-D No. 2? (Table of Contents: 8)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Characters:
Captain 3-D
Synopsis:
The history of the unpublished Captain 3-D #2
Reprints:

Challenge of the Speed Demon (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain 3-D / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Mort Meskin ?
Pencils:
Mort Meskin
Inks:
Bill Black (pp1, 6, 7 and 10)
Letters:
AC Comics staff

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain 3-D; Be Bop Bendix; Margie Moran; Danny Davis; Happy Herkimer
Synopsis:
BeBop Bendix has no time for anything but racing. To help out Margie Moran the Captain and Danny have to arrange for BeBop to be beaten in a race so he'll pay attention to her instead.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

10 pages of art printed sideways, two to a comic page. Mostly in pencil. Unpublished art intended for Captain 3-D No. 2

The Legacy of Captain 3-D! (Table of Contents: 10)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Bill Black
Pencils:
Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Enter the Dimension Man (Table of Contents: 11)

text article / 0.7 page (report information)

Script:
Ronn Foss
Pencils:
Ronn Foss
Inks:
Ronn Foss
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Grass Green Connection (Table of Contents: 12)

text article / 1.3 pages (report information)

Script:
Grass Green
Pencils:
Grass Green
Inks:
Grass Green
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Hour of the 3-D Man (Table of Contents: 13)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas
Pencils:
Alan Kupperberg (layouts); Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Triple Threat! Bill Black's Three Dimensional Heroes (Table of Contents: 14)

text article / 2.67 pages (report information)

Script:
Stephanie Sanderson
Pencils:
Mike Machlan
Inks:
Jerry Ordway
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Jack Kirby Collector (Table of Contents: 15) (Expand) /

TwoMorrows / advertisement / 0.33 page (report information)

Bullseye (Table of Contents: 16)

text article / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Cosgrove; Bill Black
Pencils:
Jack Kirby; Bill Black
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Art recreation by Bill Black.

Who Is Bullseye? (Table of Contents: 17)

Bullseye / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Bill Black
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
?

Genre:
western-frontier
Characters:
Bullseye [Panhandle Pete] (origin); Yellow Snake; Long Drink; Deadeye Dick
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Recreation of Bullseye origin story in Bullseye #3.

Meet Fighting American (Table of Contents: 18)

text article / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Kidson
Pencils:
Bill Black (recreation of Jack Kirby)
Inks:
Bill Black
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Whatta Ya Know, Joe? (Table of Contents: 19)

text article / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Black; Joe Simon
Pencils:
Joe Simon
Inks:
?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Samson and Delilah at Boys' Ranch (Table of Contents: 20)

text article / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
R. C. Harvey
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Joe Simon
Letters:
Typeset

Reprints:

["Death goes to sea in a million dollar yacht..."] (Table of Contents: 21)

Black Owl / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Kirby
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Jack Kirby
Letters:
Jack Kirby

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Black Owl [Doug Danville]; The Whistler (villain; death)
Reprints:

Golden Age Greats (Table of Contents: 22) (Expand) /

Paragon Publications / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Talking Points (Table of Contents: 23) (Expand) /

www.simoncomics.com / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain 3-D!
  2. 1. [no title indexed]
    Fighting American
  3. 2. Men of Mystery No. 15: Salute to Simon and Kirby!
  4. 3. Captain 3-D and Me
    Captain 3-D
  5. 4. Captain 3-D Comics
  6. 5. Menace of the Living Dolls
    Captain 3-D
  7. 6. Creating and Re-creating Captain 3-D!
  8. 7. The Simon & Kirby 3-D Effort
  9. 8. What Happened to Captain 3-D No. 2?
  10. 9. Challenge of the Speed Demon
    Captain 3-D
  11. 10. The Legacy of Captain 3-D!
  12. 11. Enter the Dimension Man
  13. 12. The Grass Green Connection
  14. 13. The Hour of the 3-D Man
  15. 14. Triple Threat! Bill Black's Three Dimensional Heroes
  16. 15. The Jack Kirby Collector
    TwoMorrows
  17. 16. Bullseye
  18. 17. Who Is Bullseye?
    Bullseye
  19. 18. Meet Fighting American
  20. 19. Whatta Ya Know, Joe?
  21. 20. Samson and Delilah at Boys' Ranch
  22. 21. ["Death goes to sea in a million dollar yacht..."]
    Black Owl
  23. 22. Golden Age Greats
    Paragon Publications
  24. 23. Talking Points
    www.simoncomics.com
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  • Mike Nielsen
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