Sam Wilson (Falcon/Captain America) and T’Chal…

Captain America vol 1 (start date 1968), issue 171 (published 1974)

Art by John Romita Sr

Sam Wilson (Falcon/Captain America) and T’Challa (Black Panther)

Sam Wilson was comics’ first African-American superhero, and a partner and friend of Steve’s for decades. He wielded the shield for some time when the effects of Steve’s super serum was reversed.