([November] 2002)

DC, 1992 Series
Volume
3
Price
49.95 USD; 82.95 CAD
Pages
224
On-sale date
2002-11-13
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
DC Comics
Brand
DC Archive Editions
ISBN
1-56389-832-2 Search at WorldCat
Barcode
761941202242 00311
Editing
Dale Crain (senior editor - collected editions); Nick J. Napolitano (associate)
Color
color
Paper Stock
glossy paper dust jacket
Binding
hardcover with dust jacket
Publishing Format
collected edition

Issue Notes

Black-and-white reconstruction by Rick Keene, Dan Nakrosis, and Digital Chameleon. Series design by Alex Jay/Studio J. Publication design by Louis Prandi. Special thanks to Diamond Galleries International for source material.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Inks credit from index to original publication.

Table of Contents (Table of Contents: 1)

table of contents / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

Foreword (Table of Contents: 2)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Michael Uslan
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]

[Cover - America's Greatest Comics #1] (Table of Contents: 3)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
Digital Chameleon
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Archive credits C. C. Beck as the artist, but art spotters for the GCD agree it is Mac Raboy.

Ghost of the Deep (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Hugo (first appearance; villain; death); Ghost of the Deep [Spriggins] (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis
The Ghost of the Deep is sinking U.S. battleships.
Reprints

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #2] (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

[World of the Microscope] (Table of Contents: 6)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Manly Wade Wellman
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); The Germ-People (first appearance; villains)
Synopsis
Sivana uses his latest discovery to shrink Captain Marvel and Beautia.
Reprints

[Invasion from Mars] (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Henderson; The Spider Men from Mars (first appearance; villains)
Synopsis
The Spider Men from Mars invade the Earth.
Reprints

The Curse of the Scorpion (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain Marvel / text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Shazam; Dr. Stephen Lang; Prof. Luther Bentley; James Malcolm
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Recounts 1st episode of Adventures of Captain Marvel movie serial.

[The Pirate's Treasure] (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Captain Thaddeus Heth (first appearance; villain; death); Mozo (first appearance; villain; death); Esau Grommett (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis
Captain Marvel fights sea pirates.
Reprints

The Arson Fiend (Table of Contents: 10)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Rod Reed
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Mr. Barclay (first appearance; death); Mike (first appearance); The Arson Fiend [George D. Tweedle] (first appearance; villain; death)
Synopsis
Captain Marvel stops an arsonist.
Reprints

[Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #3] (Table of Contents: 11)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

[The Menace of Muscles McGinnis] (Table of Contents: 12)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Muscles McGinnis (first appearance; villain); Louie (first appearance; villain); Mouse (first appearance; villain)
Synopsis
Muscles McGinnis tries to take over the radio station.
Reprints

[Sivana's Paralyzing Gas] (Table of Contents: 13)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Sterling Morris; Beautia Sivana; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain)
Synopsis
Sivana uses a paralyzing gas to conquer New York.
Reprints

[The Terror of the Goptas] (Table of Contents: 14)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Mr. Chandler (first appearance; death); Brace Chandler (first appearance; villain; death); The Goptas (first appearance; villains); Krome (first appearance; villain)
Reprints

[The Beast-Ruler] (Table of Contents: 15)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 16 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; The Beast-Ruler (first appearance; villain; death?) Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain)
Synopsis
Sivana uses his science to create an evil beast-ruler.
Reprints

[Cover - Whiz Comics #21] (Table of Contents: 16)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson]; Hill Marvel [Billy Batson]; Tall Marvel [Billy Batson]]
Reprints

The Vengeful Four (Table of Contents: 17)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin); Hill Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin); Tall Marvel [Billy Batson] (first appearance; origin)]; Joe; Dr. Sivana [Thaddeus Sivana] (villain); Captain Death (villain); Herr Geyer (villain)
Synopsis
Billy meets three boys with the same name, and grants them a portion of his powers.
Reprints

[Cover - Whiz Comics #22] (Table of Contents: 18)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
typeset
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The archive credits C. C. Beck for the inks, however that was changed to Pete Costanza per http://www.dccomics.com/dccomics/errata/?action=archive.

The Temple of Itzalotahui (Table of Contents: 19)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
C. C. Beck
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy (first appearance); Miss Dalshaw (first appearance); Pauncho (first appearance); John Malcolm
Synopsis
Billy and Whitey go to Central America to rescue Mr. Malcolm.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

The archive credits C. C. Beck for the inks, however that was changed to Pete Costanza per http://www.dccomics.com/dccomics/errata/?action=archive. Whitey is from The Adventures of Captain Marvel movie serial.

[Cover - Whiz Comics #23] (Table of Contents: 20)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

The Bal Masque (Table of Contents: 21)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
C. C. Beck
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Sterling Morris; Lulette (first appearance); Velox; Costanza; Armond [Sir Roger Fittz-Down Chipley] (first appearance)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continues in Whiz Comics #24.

[Cover - Whiz Comics #24] (Table of Contents: 22)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Archive erroneously lists inker as George Costanza.

The Secret of the Ring (Table of Contents: 23)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 15 pages (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
C. C. Beck
Inks
Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Whitey Murphy; Sterling Morris; Lulette; Armond [Sir Roger Fittz-Down Chipley]; Fritz (villain)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Story continued from Whiz Comics #23.

[Cover - Captain Marvel Thrill Book #1] (Table of Contents: 24)

Captain Marvel / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
George Tuska
Inks
George Tuska
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]
Reprints

[Cover - X-mas Comics #1] (Table of Contents: 25)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Mac Raboy
Inks
Mac Raboy
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet; Santa Claus
Reprints

Contributors (Table of Contents: 26)

text article / 2 pages (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Genre
biography

Indexer Notes

Biographies for C. C. Beck, Pete Costanza, Mac Raboy, Rod Reed and George Tuska.

[Cover Gallery] (Table of Contents: 27)

Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Mac Raboy; C. C. Beck
Inks
Mac Raboy; C. C. Beck; Pete Costanza
Colors
Digital Chameleon (color reconstruction)
Letters
?
Editing
France Herron (original)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Marvel [Billy Batson]; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet; Three Lieutenant Marvels [Fat Marvel [Billy Batson]; Hill Marvel [Billy Batson]; Tall Marvel [Billy Batson]]
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Reprints covers from America's Greatest Comics #1, Captain Marvel Adventures #3 and Whiz Comics #21 and #24.

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Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain Marvel
  2. 1. Table of Contents
  3. 2. Foreword
  4. 3. [Cover - America's Greatest Comics #1]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
  5. 4. Ghost of the Deep
    Captain Marvel
  6. 5. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #2]
    Captain Marvel
  7. 6. [World of the Microscope]
    Captain Marvel
  8. 7. [Invasion from Mars]
    Captain Marvel
  9. 8. The Curse of the Scorpion
    Captain Marvel
  10. 9. [The Pirate's Treasure]
    Captain Marvel
  11. 10. The Arson Fiend
    Captain Marvel
  12. 11. [Cover - Captain Marvel Adventures #3]
    Captain Marvel
  13. 12. [The Menace of Muscles McGinnis]
    Captain Marvel
  14. 13. [Sivana's Paralyzing Gas]
    Captain Marvel
  15. 14. [The Terror of the Goptas]
    Captain Marvel
  16. 15. [The Beast-Ruler]
    Captain Marvel
  17. 16. [Cover - Whiz Comics #21]
    Captain Marvel
  18. 17. The Vengeful Four
    Captain Marvel
  19. 18. [Cover - Whiz Comics #22]
    Captain Marvel
  20. 19. The Temple of Itzalotahui
    Captain Marvel
  21. 20. [Cover - Whiz Comics #23]
    Captain Marvel
  22. 21. The Bal Masque
    Captain Marvel
  23. 22. [Cover - Whiz Comics #24]
    Captain Marvel
  24. 23. The Secret of the Ring
    Captain Marvel
  25. 24. [Cover - Captain Marvel Thrill Book #1]
    Captain Marvel
  26. 25. [Cover - X-mas Comics #1]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
  27. 26. Contributors
  28. 27. [Cover Gallery]
    Captain Marvel; Spy Smasher; Bulletman; Minute Man; Mr. Scarlet
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