December 1974

47.  Captain America #180

December 1974 Part 1/1

Plot: Captain America creates a new Super Hero ID, Nomad. Sharon isnt supportive as she doesn’t like him being a super hero. Meanwhile, Madame Hydra attacks a convoy taking the Viper to jail and kills the guards, then the Viper so that she can take his name. Meanwhile, Cap formally quits the police force unaware at the same time elsewhere Princess Python is breaking Eel and Cobra out of prison, the three of them and the new Viper form a new Serpent Squad. Meanwhile Falcon tries to convince Roscoe Simons not to be the new Captain America as it is too dangerous but the youth storms off. Whilst on patrol, Nomad encounters the Serpent Squad and battles them but they escape with their hostage, the president of Roxxon.  She then reveals the Squad’s secret partner, te Atlantean known as Krang.

New To My Readathon:

  • Cobra
  • Eel
  • Krang
  • Madame Hydra
  • Serpent Squad

Comic Collected In: Captain America and the Falcon: Nomad TP

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A Tribute to George Harrison on His Birthday

Artist: George Harrison

Album: Dark Horse

Label: Apple

Cover Art: Tom Wilkes

Producer: George Harrison

Release Date: December 9, 1974

“If you don’t know where you’re going, any road’ll take you there.” That was one of the many nuggets of wisdom imparted by “the quiet Beatle.” George Harrison went on to flourish in his artistic endeavors after the (inarguably) greatest rock band to ever exist parted ways in 1970. In fact, he was the first Beatle to release a solo album.

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