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Captain America Foils the Traitor's Revenge is a text story (with a couple of illustrations) printed in the third issue of Captain America which was published in 1941. This was the first comic book story written by Stan Lee.


After Lou Haines is dishonorably discharged by Colonel Stevens he attempts to kill the colonel in his sleep. Captain America hears Haines and his two thugs outside of the Colonel's tent and intervenes with Bucky at his side. The two stop the attempted murder and tell the Colonel they slept through the ordeal when questioned the next day.


  • Captain America Foils the Traitor's Revenge was a two page text story within the comic book. In this story Captain America first uses his shield as a throwing weapon which was Stan Lee's idea.