(July 1966)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.12 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
color
Dimensions:
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Just a Guy Named Joe! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Joe Smith
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Ditko didn't provide a cover so one was made from individual panels (panel 6 page 7; panel 4 page 12; panel 5 page 13; panel 1 page 15).

Just a Guy Named Joe! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Ditko (plot); Stan Lee (script)
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters:
Art Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; J. Jonah Jameson; Ned Leeds; Harry Osborn; Norman Osborn; Flash Thompson; Gwen Stacy; Aunt May Parker; Joe Smith (villain, introduction); Mary Jane Watson
Synopsis:
Average Joe, Joe Smith, fails at being a fighter and tries his hand at acting. Dressed up as a robotic monster, he is zapped with electricity and chemicals which causes him to go on a violent spree against those who doubted his abilities. Meanwhile, Norman Osborn puts a price on Spidey's head and our hero is plagued with goons trying to bump him off. Pete narrowly misses meeting Mary Jane.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Ditko turned his last art for Marvel late the last week of November 1965.

Incredible, Indubitable, Interminable Items to Startle Your Senses and Soothe Your Soul! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Marvel Bullpen Bulletins / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
Marie Severin ?
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Letters from Randy Barron, Cary Burkett, "No, we didn't forget the writer's name and address!", Irene Yono, Richard K. von Fossen, Eric Beringer, Marilyn Morgan, Pvt. R. Stewart, H. Doyle Abernathy, Bob Peltz.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Just a Guy Named Joe!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Just a Guy Named Joe!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Incredible, Indubitable, Interminable Items to Startle Your Senses and Soothe Your Soul!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
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