(June 1975)

Marvel, 1974 Series
Volume
1
Price
0.50 USD
Pages
68
Indicia Frequency
quarterly
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane; John Romita (alterations)
Inks
Al Milgrom; John Romita (alterations)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Avengers Assemble -- For the most long-awaited wedding of the decade!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Mantis; The Avengers [Swordsman's "ghost"; Vision; Scarlet Witch; Hawkeye; Thor [Dr. Donald Blake]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]]; Dormammu
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Milgrom cover inker credit provided 2006 by Nick Caputo.

...Let All Men Bring Together (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers [superhero] / comic story / 30 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
John Tartaglione (credited as John Tartag)
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1); Charlotte Jetter

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Vision; Scarlet Witch; Hawkeye; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Thor [Dr. Donald Blake]; Swordsman's "ghost"]; Mantis; Moondragon; Immortus; Libra; Kang; Dormammu; Umar; Crimson Dynamo [Alex Nevsky]; Titanium Man; Radioactive Man; Space Phantom; Ultron (flashback); Agatha Harkness
Synopsis
Swordsman's "ghost" marries Mantis. Vision marries Scarlet Witch.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Part 10 of Celestial Madonna Saga; story continues from Avengers, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #135 and continues in Avengers, The (Marvel, 1963 series) #137.

Coming Soon From Mego (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Mego Super-Heroes / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

The Trap (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Hostess Fruit Pies; Spider-Man / comics-form advertising / 1 page (report information)

Get All 18 For Only $2.50! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

Marvel-Hero Stick-Ons / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

Avengers Assemble! / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart
Pencils
Dave Cockrum
Inks
Dave Cockrum
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Swordsman; Mantis

Indexer Notes

Letters from Dean Mullaney, Naomi Basner, Karen Wagner, Richard Gersh, Becky Miller, Steve Morgan, Bill Blyberg Jr., Joseph Pappalardo and Brian Jordan, includes a partial panel from Giant-Size Avengers #2.

Betrayed By the Ants!! (Table of Contents: 7)

Ant-Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (plot); Larry Lieber (script)
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Dick Ayers
Colors
?
Letters
John Duffy
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Genre
superhero
Characters
Ant-Man [Hank Pym]; Egghead
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Page 8 panels 2,3, page 9 panel 1 and page 10 panels 1-3 are not reprinted.

Then Came... the Black Widow (Table of Contents: 8)

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

Script
Gary Friedrich
Pencils
John Buscema
Inks
John Verpoorten
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek
Editing
Stan Lee (original editor)

Job Number
225Z
Genre
superhero
Characters
Black Widow [Natasha Romanoff]; Ivan Petrovich (introduction); Maria (introduction); Carlos (introduction; name revealed in next issue); Rizzo (introduction); Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (flashback; cameo)
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Panels 2-4 and 6 of page 2 and the first 2 panels of page 3 of the original story are not reprinted.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["Avengers Assemble -- For the most long-awaited wedding of the decade!"]
    The Avengers [superhero]
  2. 1. ...Let All Men Bring Together
    The Avengers [superhero]
  3. 2. Coming Soon From Mego
    Mego Super-Heroes
  4. 3. ["A Cacophonous Collection of Captivating Capsule Comments Calculated To Corral Your Consciousness! [June 1975]; Stan Lee's Soapbox"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. The Trap
    Hostess Fruit Pies; Spider-Man
  6. 5. Get All 18 For Only $2.50!
    Marvel-Hero Stick-Ons
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
  8. 7. Betrayed By the Ants!!
    Ant-Man
  9. 8. Then Came... the Black Widow
    Black Widow
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