The Avengers #147 [25¢]
(May 1976)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1976-02-17
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Marv Wolfman (credited) (editor)

Issue Notes

This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

War against the World! (Table of Contents)

The Avengers / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
Rich Buckler
Inks
Dan Adkins (sourced)
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi; Morrie Kuramoto

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Flee, my love-- quickly! Unless you escape with that Serpent Crown, all of us are doomed!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers: Beast [Hank McCoy]; Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Iron Man [Tony Stark]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]; Vision
Squadron Supreme (Earth-S - Earth-712): Golden Archer [Wyatt McDonald] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Hyperion [Mark Milton] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Lady Lark [Linda Lewis] (Earth-S - Earth-712)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream
Reprints
Keywords
Serpent Crown

Indexer Notes

Squadron Supreme is called Squadron Sinister in the cover.

Crisis on Other-Earth (Table of Contents: 1)

The Avengers / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Steve Englehart (credited)
Pencils
George Pérez (credited)
Inks
Vince Colletta (credited as Vinnie Colletta)
Colors
Petra Goldberg (credited as Petra G.)
Letters
Gaspar Saladino (page 1, uncredited); Denise Wohl (credited) (pages 2-17)

Job Number
JV236
Feature Logo
The Mighty Avengers!
Genre
superhero
Characters
The Avengers (mainstream): Beast [Hank McCoy] (mainstream) (featured); Captain America [Steve Rogers] (mainstream) (featured); Hawkeye [Clint Barton] (mainstream) (featured); Hellcat [Patsy Walker] (mainstream); Iron Man [Tony Stark] (mainstream) (featured); Moondragon [Heather Douglas] (mainstream) (featured); Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff] (mainstream) (featured); Two-Gun Kid [Matt Hawk] (mainstream); Vision (mainstream) (featured)
Serpent Squad (mainstream): Cobra [Klaus Voorhees] (mainstream) (flashback); Eel [Leopold Stryke] (mainstream) (flashback); Princess Python [Zelda DuBois] (mainstream) (flashback); Viper [Ophelia Sarkissian] (mainstream) (flashback)
Squadron Supreme (Earth-S - Earth-712): Doctor Spectrum [Joseph Ledger] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Golden Archer [Wyatt McDonald] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Hyperion [Mark Milton] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Lady Lark [Linda Lewis] (Earth-S - Earth-712); Whizzer [Stanley Stewart] (Earth-S - Earth-712)
Buzz Baxter (mainstream); Hugh Jones (mainstream); Warlord Krang (mainstream) (flashback); Nomad [Steve Rogers] (mainstream) (flashback); President Nelson Rockefeller (Earth-S - Earth-712); Lois (blackheaded reporter); Lonni (redheaded reporter)
Universe
Marvel : mainstream; Marvel : Earth-S - Earth-712
Synopsis
Avengers travel to Other-Earth to battle the Squadron Supreme.
Reprints
Keywords
Arizona; Brand Corporation Laboratories; Captain America's Shield; Cosmopolis; Doctor Spectrum's Power Prism; Earth-720; Earth-S; Iron Man Armor Model 3; Long Island; Mjolnir; multiple realities; Serpent Crown; Time-Ship

Indexer Notes

Continues from The Avengers #144.

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

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

Script
Steve Englehart
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Between pages 11 and 12 of this issue's story. Letters on The Avengers #141 and Marvel Value Stamp series B #76. Letters from Doug MacDonlad, Frank Smith, Fred Hembeck (as Fred G. Hembeck).

Spider-Man and the Twinkie Takers (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. War against the World!
    The Avengers
  2. 1. Crisis on Other-Earth
    The Avengers
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Avengers Assemble!
  4. 3. Spider-Man and the Twinkie Takers
    Hostess Twinkies; Spider-Man
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  • David Bruce
  • Max Capp
  • Nick Caputo
  • Terry Collier
  • Peter Croome
  • Darrel McCann
  • Antonio Pontes Junior
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Ramon Schenk
  • Matthew Thompson
  • Steven Tice
  • Jim Van Dore
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