The Amazing Spider-Man #226 [Newsstand]
(March 1982)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Barcode
0714860245703
Editing
Tom DeFalco
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched; #200 square bound
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of The Amazing Spider-Man (Marvel, 1963 series) #226 [Direct].


But the Cat Came Back... (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
John Romita Jr. (breakdowns); Jim Mooney (finished art)
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Black Cat [Felicia Hardy]; Phil Bradshaw (Maggia); Greg Salinger; Jean DeWolff
Synopsis
Felicia Hardy, the cat burglar known as the Black Cat, has faked insanity in order to be placed in a mental institution, which proves easier to escape from than prison. On the prowl again, she starts stealing from the mob. When Spider-Man tracks her down, the Black Cat says that she wants to help him fight crime, and after proving this with her actions, the new crime fighting partners unite in a kiss.
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Indexer Notes

Black Cat is also in #227.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from John Brewer, Rick S. Jones, Frank Titone, T.M. Maple, Ted May and Kenny Dunckley; house ad for Marvel Tales #137.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

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

The Deciding Factor! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Captain America; Hostess Fruit Pies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. She's Back-- The Black Cat!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. But the Cat Came Back...
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. The Deciding Factor!
    Captain America; Hostess Fruit Pies
This issue was most recently modified by:
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  • Peter Croome
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