The Avengers (vol. 1) #77 (June 1970):
“Heroes for Hire!”
by Roy Thomas, John Buscema, Tom Palmer

The Avengers (vol. 1) #77

Title: “Heroes for Hire!”

Medium: comic

Cover date: June 1970

Publisher: Marvel
Written by: Roy Thomas
Art by: John Buscema, Tom Palmer

17 characters in this story:

(Click links for info about character
and his/her religious practice, affiliation, etc.)
Pub. #
Scarlet Witch Scarlet Witch (Wanda Maximoff) hero
CBR Scale: M Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sorceress
A-Next; Brotherhood of Mutants...  Marvel 1,624
Quicksilver Quicksilver (Pietro Maximoff) villain hero
CBR Scale: I Gypsy/Roma; ethnic half Jewish; sometimes mutant supremacist
Brotherhood of Mutants; The Avengers...  Marvel 944
Hawkeye Goliath (Clint Barton) hero
CBR Scale: U Christian (denomination
Chain Gang; The Avengers...  Marvel 1,515
Black Panther Black Panther (T'Challa) hero clergy/religious leader
CBR Scale: M African primal-indigenous
religion; Black Panther Cult
black; Fantastic Force...  Marvel 786
Vision Vision hero
CBR Scale: MCBR Scale: I synthezoid; Catholic (temporary)
A-Next; Galactic Guardians...  Marvel 1,393
Iron Man Tony Stark hero
CBR Scale: I futurist; technophile; mostly secular; sometimes prays; Alcoholics Anonymous
Force Works; Illuminati...  Marvel 5,673
Edwin Jarvis Edwin Jarvis supporting character
CBR Scale: U Anglican
The Avengers (staff) Marvel 669
Nikki Adams Nikki Adams supporting character
  [dated T'Challa in college] Marvel 24
Taurus Taurus (Cornelius van Lunt) villain
CBR Scale: M astrology
Zodiac (Cartel) (founder) Marvel 19
Sweet William villain
  Split-Second Squad
[named after a type of flower]
Marvel 2
Pin-Stripe villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 1
Pecos villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Onionhead villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 1
Joe the Gorilla (Joe) villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Cap'n Skragg villain
  Split-Second Squad Marvel 2
Kronus (Wilkins) villain
  Split-Second Squad (leader) Marvel 1
Johnny Carson Johnny Carson
supporting character real/historical person
CBR Scale: U secular humanist
[comedian; TV host] NBC DC, etc. 2,286