(December 1971)

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

The Sinister Shocker! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Artie Simek

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; Shocker
Reprints:

The Sinister Shocker! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 18 pages (report information)

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
John Romita
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Shocker; Harry Osborn; Frederick Foswell [Patch]; J. Jonah Jameson; Aunt May Parker; Anna May Watson; Mary Jane Watson; Gwen Stacy; Flash Thompson
Reprints:

On the Trail of Spider-Man! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
Dick Ayers
Inks:
Paul Reinman
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet van Dyne]; Egghead [Elihas Starr]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Synopsis:
Egghead tricks Giant-Man into attacking Spider-Man in order to distract them while he robs an armored car. The Wasp realizes the trick, and the three of them capture Egghead together.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

The final panel of the story has been altered to fit the Spider-Man theme of the annual.

Spider-Man No More! (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Stan Lee
Pencils:
John Romita
Inks:
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Dimeo]
Colors:
?
Letters:
Sam Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man [Peter Parker] (origin recap); Aunt May; Anna May Watson; Harry Osborn; Professor Warren; Gwen Stacy; J. Jonah Jameson; Betty Brant; Mary Jane Watson; Frederick Foswell; Kingpin; The Mob; Johnny Carson (cameo); Ed McMahon (cameo); Uncle Ben Parker (cameo flashback); The Burglar (cameo flashback)
Synopsis:
Fearing for his aunt's health and tired of being hounded by Jameson, Peter gives up being Spider-Man and concentrates on being a simple college student; A kid finds the discarded Spidey suit in the trash can and brings it to the Daily Bugle where Jonah proudly puts it on display; Pete's personal life starts looking up but crime increases as the Kingpin gathers the mob under his leadership; Feeling guilty about the crime wave, Peter remembers the lessons taught to him by his uncle's death and decides to become Spider-Man once again.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The Sinister Shocker!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Sinister Shocker!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. On the Trail of Spider-Man!
    Giant-Man
  4. 3. Spider-Man No More!
    Spider-Man
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