Stan Lee's first mention of a Marvel "no prize" is in this issue's letters page.
Cover inks credit from Nick Caputo via the GCD Error List (11 December 2007); the original indexer credited George Roussos.
Letters of comment from John Davidson; Owen Boylan; Alan Backer; Lane Hartman; Derrill Rothermich; Joey Polozola; Don Milliken; Allen Haworth; Dannie Brown; Reed J. Keonte*; Tom Jones; Bruce Solof; and Dave Oyerly. (* In his reply here, Stan writes, "And, as usual, we'll award no prizes! If there are no winners, then no one can LOSE!")