Captain America #194 [Regular Edition]
(February 1976)

Marvel, 1968 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1975-10-14
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Jack Kirby
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age US; later standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in the U. S. Copyright Office filing.


The Trojan Horde (Table of Contents: 1)

Captain America; Falcon / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script
Jack Kirby
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Frank Giacoia; Mike Esposito ?
Colors
Janice Cohen
Letters
Gaspar Saladino

Job Number
JV194
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Falcon [Sam Wilson]; Taurey (introduction, villain); General Heshin (introduction, villain); Steven Rogers (introduction); Royalist Forces of America (villain)
Synopsis
William Taurey, with the help of General Heshin, hopes to use the "Big Daddy" Madbomb and his mercenary army, the Royalist Forces of America, to destroy democracy in the United States and return the country back to the aristocracy. Taurey also wants to exact revenge on Steve Rogers, the descendant of the man who killed his ancestor, Sir William Taurey, during the Revolutionary War. Captain America and the Falcon infiltrate a Royalist Forces base.
Reprints
Keywords
bicentennial; Madbomb

Indexer Notes

The Madbomb Part 2.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita ?
Inks
John Romita ?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Ads for Sons of Origins and The Mighty Marvel Bicentennial Calendar

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

Big Jim's P.A.C.K. / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?

Indexer Notes

Kirbyesque art for the Mattel toys

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

Let's Rap with Cap / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from future author Robert Rodi (as Bob Rodi), future editor Kim Thompson and Kenneth A. Jones.
Marvel Value Stamp Series B #27 "Dracula".

A Jovial Jamboree of Jaunty Jingles and Jesting Jabs Jury-rigged to Jettison your Jim-Jams! (Table of Contents: 5)

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

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Howard the Duck; Omega the Unknown

Indexer Notes

Howard by Gene Colan? and Omega by John Romita?
Announcements for Marvel Premiere #28 (Legion of Monsters), Marvel Spotlight #26 (Sub-Mariner), Howard the Duck #1, Black Goliath #1, Omega the Unknown #1, Strange Tales to reprint Dr. Strange classics, Warlock #9, short stories by Archie Goodwin and Steve Englehart in Weird Heroes, "Magneto and the Titanium Man" by Paul McCartney and the Wings, and the winners of the Shazam awards.

Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper (Table of Contents: 6)

Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
Irving Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker]; Aunt May Parker
Synopsis
When Aunt May is kidnapped, Spider-Man pays the ransom with a suitcase full of Twinkies.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Hostess Twinkies. Featured in January 1976 and February 1976 Marvel comics.

Put the Hulk Under Someone's Christmas tree! (Table of Contents: 7)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
? [as HB]
Inks
? [as HB]
Colors
?
Letters
?

The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel (Table of Contents: 8)

Evel Knievel / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
?
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Trojan Horde!
    Captain America; Falcon
  2. 1. The Trojan Horde
    Captain America; Falcon
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Big Jim's P.A.C.K.
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Let's Rap with Cap
  6. 5. A Jovial Jamboree of Jaunty Jingles and Jesting Jabs Jury-rigged to Jettison your Jim-Jams!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  7. 6. Spider-Man and the Kidnap Caper
    Spider-Man; Hostess Twinkies
  8. 7. Put the Hulk Under Someone's Christmas tree!
  9. 8. The Further Adventures of Evel Knievel
    Evel Knievel
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