Strange Tales Vol.1 #135


Nick Fury reports to the Pentagon, encountering Life Model Decoys: replicas of himself; He is driven in a gadget-filled car that converts to flying mode; Fury learns about SHIELD, an international organization whose job is to stop HYDRA, fanatics bent on world domination; Fury meets Tony Stark, in charge of SHIELD's weaponry, who tells Fury he was chosen to lead SHIELD.

In London, seeking info on "Eternity," Dr. Strange goes to the secluded home of Sir Baskerville, a former disciple of Mordo's, who greets him as an old friend; Meanwhile, Dormammu discovers that Clea set the Mindless Ones free and swears she will pay for her betrayal; Baskerville contacts Mordo, who sends an emissary to trap Strange but it backfires, allowing Strange to discover that Dormammu is the one behind Mordo's attacks and increased power.

Printed: Aug 1965
Writers: Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, and Steve Ditko
Art: Jack Kirby, Dick Ayers, and Steve Ditko
Cover: Jack Kirby and Frank Giacoia

- The 3.0 graded copy that we have in stock currently is missing a top staple.

- 1st team appearance of S.H.I.E.L.D
- 1st team appearance of Hydra
- Nick Fury becomes an Agent of S.H.I.E.L.D