The Avengers #96 [Regular Edition]
(February 1972)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.20 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Stan Lee (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

The Andromeda Swarm! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Roy Thomas ?
Pencils
Neal Adams
Inks
Neal Adams ?; Tom Palmer ?
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Sam Rosen; Gaspar Saladino (logo design)

Job Number
815Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Possible Tom Palmer cover inker per Nick Caputo.

Logo design credit from Dan Greenfield (via 13th Dimension.com website, http://13thdimension.com/13-logos-a-gaspar-saladino-salute/ , retrieved 7 August 2016).

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

Wayne School / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Andromeda Swarm! (Table of Contents: 2)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Roy Thomas (credited)
Pencils
Neal Adams (credited)
Inks
Tom Palmer (credited); Neal Adams (credited); Alan Weiss (credited)
Colors
Tom Palmer ?
Letters
Sam Rosen (credited)

Job Number
815Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
1347 miles above our tousled heads, it circles the earth...
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Goliath [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Thor [Donald Blake]; Vision]; Captain Marvel [Mar-Vell]; Rick Jones; Nick Fury; Emperor Dorrek VII; Kalxor; Intelligence Supreme [Supreme Intelligence]; Ronan; Annihilus; H. Warren Craddock (Skrull imposter) (flashback); Super-Skrull (flashback)
Synopsis
The Avengers battle the Skrulls in space, while Rick Jones discovers that the Kree Supreme Intelligence has been behind many of the events that have lead to the Kree-Skrull War.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Kree-Skrull War part 8.

Adventures of the Lee Family (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

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

North American School of Drafting / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Grit / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[Be Taller!] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

New Height / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Centre Coin Co. Catalog / advertisement / 0.5 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

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

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

Bullpen Bulletins / in-house column / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 13)

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

Script
Roy Thomas
Pencils
Sal Buscema (illustration)
Inks
Jim Mooney (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan, Roy, and Sal, You fellas don't...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Avengers [Goliath [Clint Batton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]; Nighthawk [Kyle Richmond]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters of comment from John Albaugh; Michael Smith; Steve Byas; and W.F.S. Includes a panel reproduced from a previous issue and “Know Ye These, the Hallowed Ranks of Marveldom.”

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

Raleigh Bicycles / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Joe Weider / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Mattel Toys / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Andromeda Swarm!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ["Never finished high school?"]
    Wayne School
  3. 2. The Andromeda Swarm!
    The Avengers [superhero]
  4. 3. Adventures of the Lee Family
    Lee Jeans
  5. 4. ["These 3 big drafting kits* given to you!"]
    North American School of Drafting
  6. 5. ["Look, fellows!"]
    Grit
  7. 6. [Be Taller!]
    New Height
  8. 7. ["Scary, Life size monster ghost obeys your commands!"]
  9. 8. ["Market Place"]
  10. 9. ["Hey! Ever flown a rocket?"]
  11. 10. ["We’ll pay you $10,000.00 for this Lincoln penny"]
    Centre Coin Co. Catalog
  12. 11. ["Magic world of surprises & mystery"]
    American Circle Corp. Products
  13. 12. ["The sensuous Bullpen (or, everything you always wanted to know about — no, we did that one already, didn’t we?)"]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  14. 13. ["Dear Stan, Roy, and Sal, You fellas don't..."]
    Avengers Assemble!
  15. 14. ["Raleigh's got it either way you go"]
    Raleigh Bicycles
  16. 15. ["Free! Muscle course that can add 3 inches to your arms fast!"]
    Joe Weider
  17. 16. ["Fat track"]
    Mattel Toys
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