(1977)

Marvel, 1964 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.50 USD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
Annually
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel Comics Group
Barcode:
0714860292165
Editing:
Archie Goodwin
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

Spawn of the Spider! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils:
Gil Kane
Inks:
Joe Sinnott
Colors:
?
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Spider-Man; The Spider-Squad
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Indexer Notes

Cover inks credit from Sinnott's personal records.

Spawn of the Spider (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 28 pages (report information)

Script:
Archie Goodwin (plot); Bill Mantlo (script)
Pencils:
Don Perlin
Inks:
Jim Mooney
Colors:
Don Warfield
Letters:
Gaspar Saladino (page one); Bruce Patterson

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Spider-Man; GUESTS: Aunt May; Anna May Watson; Mary Jane Watson; J. Jonah Jameson; VILLAINS: The Spider-Squad (1st; three spider-powered villains); Anton DeLionatus (1st); Leroy; Daniel Miller
Synopsis:
Spider-Man is once again broke and accepts an offer from movie director Daniel Miller: Spider-Man is to play a spider monster. Special effects guy Klemmer is furious when his costumes are rejected. A few days later, the movie shoot is sabotaged by the Spider-Squad, three villains wearing Klemmer's spider costumes. Tracking the villains to a farm, Spider-Man barely escapes an explosion rigged by Anton DeLionatus – the producer of the movie! Klemmer is proven innocent, the producer has staged the sabotage in order to cash in on the insurance.
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Keywords:
movie

Chaos At the Coffee Bean! (Table of Contents)

Spider-Man / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Scott Edelman
Pencils:
John Romita, Jr.
Inks:
Al Milgrom
Colors:
Nelson Yomtov
Letters:
Joe Rosen

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
FEATURE: Peter Parker; Mary Jane Watson; VILLAINS: Paul Cassidy, Hank (1st for both)
Synopsis:
Peter Parker and Mary Jane Watson are enjoying a cup of coffee at their favorite café when an armed robber appears. Troubadour Paul Cassidy bravely intervenes, but is taken hostage by the robber. Peter changes into Spider-Man and takes up the pursuit. The robber is revealed to be Paul's manager Hank, who has staged the robbery in order to create more publicity for Paul. Spider-Man apprehends the two culprits, but once he has changed back into Peter, Mary Jane is furious at him for having left her alone for so long...
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Indexer Notes

1st Marvel work for John Romita, Jr.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Spawn of the Spider!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Spawn of the Spider
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Chaos At the Coffee Bean!
    Spider-Man
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