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Adventure Comics #497
Mar 1983 • DC Comics • $1.25 • Digest • 100 pgs.
On Sale Thursday, December 09, 1982
Adventure Comics #497 Cover Credits
Penciller:
Gil Kane
Inker:
Gil Kane
Item Solicitation
The Shazam! story: “The Mighty Marvels Join Forces,” from MARVEL FAMILY #1. Gil Kane did the front cover and Paris Cullins and Frank Giacoia did the back.
Story/Feature

4. The Mighty Marvels Join Forces! (15 pages)
WriterPencillerInkerEditor
Otto O. Binder
C. C. Beck
C. C. Beck
Wendell Crowley
Story Notes

GCD: Introduction and origin of Black Adam (Teth-Adam); with Shazam and Uncle Marvel; first Marvel Family story, but Marvel Family first appears in Captain Marvel Adventures #18; retells origins of Captain Marvel, Captain Marvel, Junior, and Mary Marvel.
Cast List

Reprinted in SHAZAM! #8 - Dec 1973 (DC Comics)
Reprinted in SHAZAM! FROM THE 40'S TO THE '70S #1 - Jan 1977 (Harmony Books)
Reprinted in SHAZAM! AND THE SHAZAM! FAMILY ANNUAL #1 - Sep 2002 (DC Comics)
Cover thumbnails are used for identification purposes only. All rights reserved by the respective copyright holder.