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

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Spider-Man

Spider Man (Table of Contents: 1)

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

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Stan Lee
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Jack Kirby
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Steve Ditko
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Artie Simek

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Though the world may mock Peter Parker, the timid teenager... it will soon marvel at the awesome might of... Spider-Man!
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superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Burglar
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Black and white reproduction.

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table of contents / 1 page (report information)

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Table of contents plus a short editorial by editor Dez Skinn.

What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 3)

Spider-Man / comic story / 13 pages (report information)

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Don Glut; Roy Thomas
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Rick Hoberg
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Sam Grainger
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George Roussos
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Rick Parker

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I am the Watcher... one of the weariless race of beings...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Spider [Flash Thompson] (death); the Chameleon; Crusher Hogan (wrestler, death); J. Jonah Jameson; Spider-Girl [Betty Brant]; Spider Jameson [Colonel John Jameson] (death); Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Tinkerer; the Vulture; the Watcher; Sam; Joe
Synopsis
What would have happened if someone else had gotten spider powers instead of Peter Parker? Flash Thompson would have named himself Captain Spider and then died in a battle against the Vulture. Betty Brant would have become Spider-Girl, but then retired after failing to stop the thief who murdered Peter's uncle Ben. John Jameson, goaded on by his father, would have become Spider Jameson and then sacrificed his life to save the life of a fellow astronaut. In all these alternate realities, Peter Parker still becomes Spider-Man in the end, as this is his true destiny.
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What if? #7 has been split into three sections in this special one section for each of the characters who could have become Spider-Man.

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Changes: Spidey in Britain / text article / 6 pages (report information)

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Article looking at the number of changes to Spider-Man Weekly over the past six years.

What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 5)

Spider-Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Don Glut; Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rick Hoberg
Inks
Sam Grainger
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Rick Parker

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am the Watcher... one of the weariless race of beings...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Spider [Flash Thompson] (death); the Chameleon; Crusher Hogan (wrestler, death); J. Jonah Jameson; Spider-Girl [Betty Brant]; Spider Jameson [Colonel John Jameson] (death); Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Tinkerer; the Vulture; the Watcher; Sam; Joe
Synopsis
What would have happened if someone else had gotten spider powers instead of Peter Parker? Flash Thompson would have named himself Captain Spider and then died in a battle against the Vulture. Betty Brant would have become Spider-Girl, but then retired after failing to stop the thief who murdered Peter's uncle Ben. John Jameson, goaded on by his father, would have become Spider Jameson and then sacrificed his life to save the life of a fellow astronaut. In all these alternate realities, Peter Parker still becomes Spider-Man in the end, as this is his true destiny.
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This is the Bette Brant becomes Spider-Girl section from What If? #7.

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Spider-Man / text article / 2 pages (report information)

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Article about the Spider-Man newspaper strip and how Stan Lee and John Romita put it together.

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Spider-Man / text story / 3 pages (report information)

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Article about Peter Parker's residences including his apartment, the Daily Bugle, The Daily Globe and Empire State University with maps and plans.

What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 8)

Spider-Man / comic story / 9 pages (report information)

Script
Don Glut; Roy Thomas
Pencils
Rick Hoberg
Inks
Sam Grainger
Letters
Rick Parker

First Line of Dialogue or Text
I am the Watcher... one of the weariless race of beings...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Captain Spider [Flash Thompson] (death); the Chameleon; Crusher Hogan (wrestler, death); J. Jonah Jameson; Spider-Girl [Betty Brant]; Spider Jameson [Colonel John Jameson] (death); Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Tinkerer; the Vulture; the Watcher; Sam; Joe
Synopsis
What would have happened if someone else had gotten spider powers instead of Peter Parker? Flash Thompson would have named himself Captain Spider and then died in a battle against the Vulture. Betty Brant would have become Spider-Girl, but then retired after failing to stop the thief who murdered Peter's uncle Ben. John Jameson, goaded on by his father, would have become Spider Jameson and then sacrificed his life to save the life of a fellow astronaut. In all these alternate realities, Peter Parker still becomes Spider-Man in the end, as this is his true destiny.
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Third part of the What If? #7 story this part is John Jameson becoming Captain Spider.

Creating a legend (Table of Contents: 9)

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Article about how Stan Lee and Steve Ditko came to create Spider-Man. 3 or 4 pages.

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Frantic / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Spider Man
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
  4. 3. What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Changes: Spidey in Britain
  6. 5. What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  7. 6. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  9. 8. What If Someone Else Had Become -- the Amazing Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  10. 9. Creating a legend
    Spider-Man
  11. 10. ["Now on sale..."]
    Frantic
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