(December 1970)

Marvel, 1964 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.25 USD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
monthly except December, semi-monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Editing:
Stan Lee
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Silver Age, then Modern US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
Squarebound (some Saddle-stitched)
Publishing Format:
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

Indicia title is Amazing Spider-Man.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero

Spider-Man Vs. the Chameleon! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]; Mr. Fantastic [Reed Richards]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]]; Chameleon [Dmitri Smerdyakov] (introduction)
Synopsis:
Spider-Man tries to join the Fantastic Four and stops the Chameleon.
Reprints:

Spidey's First Fearsome Fight with the Vulture! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Vulture

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man and Vulture illustration from Amazing Spider-Man Annual # 1.

Duel to the Death with the Vulture! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 14 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
John Duffy

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Vulture [Adrian Toomes] (introduction); J. Jonah Jameson; Flash Thompson; Liz Allen; May Parker
Synopsis:
The Vulture is so confident in his abilities that he announces his plans to steal a diamond shipment to the police. When Spider-Man hears this he decides to stop the Vulture.
Reprints:

Spider-Man Vs. Mysterio! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Mysterio

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man and Mysterio illustration from Amazing Spider-Man Annual # 1

["Peter's not such a bad guy, but I sure wish he had a little spunk like Spider-Man!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita; Steve Ditko
Inks:
John Romita; Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Morrie Kuramoto

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Peter Parker; Mary Jane Watson

Indexer Notes

Images of Mary Jane Watson; Spider-Man and Peter Parker from Amazing Spider-Man # 8 and 41.

["I sure get a charge out of Electro!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Electro

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man vs. Electro illustration from Amazing Spider-Man Annual # 1

["A little more practice and I might make the Bolshoi!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
John Romita; Steve Ditko
Inks:
John Romita; Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man

Indexer Notes

collage of Spider-Man images taken from various issues of his monthly comic.

["I sure wish he'd stop humming rock-a-bye baby!"] (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
?
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Sandman

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man vs the Sandman from Amazing Spider-Man Annual # 1.

Just a Guy Named Joe! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Steve Ditko
Inks:
Steve Ditko
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; J. Jonah Jameson; Ned Leeds; Harry Osborn; Norman Osborn; Flash Thompson; Gwen Stacy; Aunt May; Joe Smith (introduction); Mary Jane Watson (cameo)
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:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Spider-Man Vs. the Chameleon!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Spidey's First Fearsome Fight with the Vulture!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. Duel to the Death with the Vulture!
    Spider-Man
  5. 4. Spider-Man Vs. Mysterio!
    Spider-Man
  6. 5. ["Peter's not such a bad guy, but I sure wish he had a little spunk like Spider-Man!"]
    Spider-Man
  7. 6. ["I sure get a charge out of Electro!"]
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. ["A little more practice and I might make the Bolshoi!"]
    Spider-Man
  9. 8. ["I sure wish he'd stop humming rock-a-bye baby!"]
    Spider-Man
  10. 9. Just a Guy Named Joe!
    Spider-Man
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