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The Avengers (1963) - #55
"Mayhem Over Manhattan!"

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Stan 'The Man' Lee - 'Stanley Martin Lieber'

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Cover Date: August 1968
Cover Price: US $ 0.12

Issue Tagline: none

Format: Color; Standard Comic Issue; 20 pages

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Letters Column: Avengers Assemble!

The Avengers are captured by the Masters of Evil. The identity of their leader, the Crimson Cowl, is revealed once and for all as Ultron-5. The Avengers escape the diabolical plot and defeat the Masters of Evil with the help of Jarvis and the Black Knight.

Reprinted/Collected in:
40 Years of the Avengers (2006) DVD-ROM
The Avengers (1963) Omnibus HC vol. 02
The Avengers (1963) TPB
Essential Avengers (2000) TPB vol. 03
Marvel Masterworks: The Avengers (2003) HC vol. 06
Marvel Masterworks: The Avengers (2003) TPB vol. 06
Marvel Super Action (1977) #14
The Ultimate Graphic Novel Collection (2011) HC vol. Classic XII (64)

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