(1975)

Marvel, 1975 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
annually
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing:
Len Wein
Color:
color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
squarebound
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Captain America / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Mike Esposito
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Costanza

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]
Reprints:

Captain America (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky [James Buchanan Barnes] (in photograph); Edwin Jarvis; "Boss"; Bull; unnamed thugs
Synopsis:
While Cap lounges around Avengers Mansion, thinking about Bucky and his place in the world, a gang of costumed thugs break in intent on stealing any secrets or weapons Stark may have lying about the place, to sell for profit. They figure Cap's "just an acrobat." They figured wrong! He mops up the place with them single-handed, then comments how lucky they were his partners weren't around..."They're really tough!"
Reprints:

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings From Your Humble House of Ideas! [December 1975]; Stan Lee's Soapbox (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil! (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Army of Assassins Strikes! (Table of Contents: 4)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Baron Zemo [Heinrich Zemo]; Army of Assassins: Rick Jones
Synopsis:
Baron Zemo sends the Army of Assassins after Cap, who is assisted by Rick Jones in defeating them.
Reprints:

The Strength of the Sumo! (Table of Contents: 5)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Jim Baker; Sumo
Synopsis:
Cap goes into Viet Nam to rescue prisoner of war Baker, and must face the Sumo.
Reprints:

Marvel Treasury Editions (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Marvel Treasury Editions / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up (Table of Contents: 7)

Captain America / illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
?
Inks:
?
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]

Indexer Notes

Captain America pin-up with six stars around him.

Break-Out In Cell Block 10! (Table of Contents: 8)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Chic Stone
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Deacon
Synopsis:
Cap breaks up a prison riot.
Reprints:

The Origin of Captain America! (Table of Contents: 9)

Captain America / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Jack Kirby
Inks:
Frank Giacoia
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek
Editing:
Stan Lee (original Editor)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Bucky Barnes; Franklin Delano Roosevelt; General Phillips; Dr. Anderson (introduction); Agent R [Cynthia Glass] (security, "Project Rebirth"); Dr. Erskine (inventor, super-soldier formula, dies); Heinz Kruger (Nazi spy, dies); Sarge [Sgt. Duffy] (unnamed, Camp Lehigh instructor)
Synopsis:
President Roosevelt institutes the top-secret program, "Project Rebirth." In a secret lab, scientist Dr. Erskine gives army 4F reject and volunteer Steve Rogers the "Super-soldier serum," which turns him into a virtual superman. But a Nazi spy who got past security murders Erskine before he can create an army of men like Rogers, and is killed when he runs headlong into some electrical machinery. Rogers becomes the costumed Captain America, as a symbol of freedom, and begins a career of smashing spy rings and the like. When Bucky discovers Steve's double-identity, he becomes Cap's partner.
Reprints:

Hulk It For Halloween! (Table of Contents: 10) (Expand) /

Marvel Costumes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Captain America
  2. 1. Captain America
    Captain America
  3. 2. Marvel Bullpen Bulletins: A Hearty Helping of High-Falutin', Habit-Formin' Happenings From Your Humble House of Ideas! [December 1975]; Stan Lee's Soapbox
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins; Stan Lee's Soapbox
  4. 3. The Incredible Hulk and the Twins of Evil!
    Hulk; Hostess Fruit Pies
  5. 4. The Army of Assassins Strikes!
    Captain America
  6. 5. The Strength of the Sumo!
    Captain America
  7. 6. Marvel Treasury Editions
    Marvel Treasury Editions
  8. 7. A Marvel Masterwork Pin-up
    Captain America
  9. 8. Break-Out In Cell Block 10!
    Captain America
  10. 9. The Origin of Captain America!
    Captain America
  11. 10. Hulk It For Halloween!
    Marvel Costumes
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