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Captain America Vol 1 179


Captain America Vol 1 179

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Quote1 Thrice shalt thou see me, Thrice shall we vie -- and then on the fourth time Steve Rogers shall die! Quote2
-- Golden Archer (Clint Barton)

Appearing in "Slings and Arrows"Edit

Featured Characters:

Supporting Characters:


Other Characters:

  • Scar Turpin (who assumes and quits the role of Captain America this issue)
  • Bob Russo (Only in flashback) (who officially quits his quest to be the new Captain America)
  • Roscoe
  • "Rasputin" a biker gang member

Other Flashback Cameos By:




Synopsis for "Slings and Arrows"Edit

Friend and former Avenger Hawkeye disguises himself as the villainous Golden Archer to lure Steve Rogers into resuming his crime-fighting career. Roscoe informs the Falcon that he plans on being the new Captain America. After his confrontation with the Golden Archer, Steve decides to return to life of crime-fighting, but not as Captain America.

  • This issue contains a letters page, Let's Rap With Cap. Letters are published from Ralph Macchio, Peter J. Sinnott, and John Weylar
  • This issue is reprinted in the trade paperback Nomad.

  • No trivia.

See AlsoEdit

  • None.

  • The Grand Comics Database: Captain America #179 [1]
  • The Unoffical Marvel Value Stamp Site [2]


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