The Avengers #20

Marvel Comics

United States

Published
September 1965
Page count
36
Cover price
0.12 USD
Colour
Colour
Size
Standard size
Interior paper
Newsprint
Cover stock
Glossy colour
Binding
Saddle-stitched
Format
Comic series
GCD
www.comics.org/issue/19455

Credits

Editing
Stan Lee

Issue contents Hide all

Show/hide Cover Vengeance Is Ours! (The Avengers) Cover, 1 page

Featuring

Feature
The Avengers
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]; Swordsman [Jacques Duquesne]

Credits

Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Wally Wood
Colours
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Sam Rosen
Show/hide 1. No title recorded Advertisement, 1 page

"4 complete fishing outfits"

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside front cover. Ad for fishing equipment.

Show/hide 2. Vengeance Is Ours! (The Avengers) Comic story, 20 pages

"The fool! Why did he do it!"

Featuring

Feature
The Avengers
Genre
Superhero
Characters
The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]; Swordsman [Jacques Duquesne]; Mandarin (villain)

Credits

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck
Inks
Wally Wood
Colours
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Reprint history

Also printed
Australia
The Avengers (Yaffa, 1977? series) #7 ([1981?])
Vengeance Is Ours!

Synopsis

Our heroes battle Mandarin and Swordsman.

Show/hide 3. More Triumphs for Marvel..! (Fantastic Four; Spider-Man) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

Featuring

Feature
Fantastic Four; Spider-Man
Characters
Fantastic Four [Mr. Fantastic; Invisible Girl; Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Spider-Man; Scorpion; Captain America; Bucky Barnes

Credits

Script
?
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Steve Ditko
Inks
Vince Colletta
Mike Esposito
Steve Ditko
Colours
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Sam Rosen ?

Notes

House ad for Fantastic Four #43, Amazing Spider-Man #29 and Tales of Suspense #70.

Show/hide 4. No title recorded (The Merry Marvel Bullpen Page!) Promo (ad from the publisher), 1 page

"The whole country is going "t-shirt wild," and if you've already received yours, you'll know why!"

Featuring

Feature
The Merry Marvel Bullpen Page!
Characters
Captain America; The Avengers [Captain America [Steve Rogers]; Hawkeye [Clint Barton]; Quicksilver [Pietro Maximoff]; Scarlet Witch [Wanda Maximoff]]

Credits

Script
?
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
?

Notes

House ad for an Avengers t-shirt and for a stationery kit.

Show/hide 5. No title recorded (Avengers Assemble!) Letters page, 2 pages

"And so we take our leave of the Swordsman for the present!"

Featuring

Feature
Avengers Assemble!

Credits

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Letters from Dave Fenimore, David Phillips, Ted Agrew, Steve Clark, Paul Akers, John McNeeney, John McAllister, and Jack Holman; includes M.M.M.S. membership form and The Mighty Marvel Checklist.

Show/hide 6. No title recorded Advertisement, 1 page

"Record riot"

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset
?

Notes

Ad for ten records containing sixty hit songs.

Show/hide 7. No title recorded Advertisement, 1 page

"U.S. government surplus"

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Inside back cover. Ad for a catalog of surplus items.

Show/hide 8. No title recorded Advertisement, 1 page

"Boys, girls, men, women"

Credits

Script
? (ad copy)
Art
?
Colours
?
Letters
typeset

Notes

Back cover. Ad to earn money by selling greeting cards.


Status

AusReprints ID

  • 54734

Entry created

  • 09/10/2020

Cover added

  • 09/10/2020

Index completed

  • 09/10/2020

Last updated

  • 17/10/2010