Marvel Tales #163 [Canadian]
(May 1984)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Barcode
0714860247605
Editing
Danny Fingeroth (reprint editor)
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Silver Age, then Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched (#1-33 squarebound)
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Marvel Tales (Marvel, 1966 series) #163 [Direct]. There exist further variants.


Captured by J. Jonah Jameson! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Spider-Slayer; J. Jonah Jameson (on screen)
Reprints

Captured by J. Jonah Jameson (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Professor Smythe (villain); Spider-Slayer machine (villain); Mary Jane Watson (introduction); Liz Allan [sic]; Aunt May Parker; Betty Brant; J. Jonah Jameson; Flash Thompson
Synopsis
Professor Smythe builds a robot to capture Spider-Man and rents it to J. Jonah Jameson.
Reprints

Mysterio (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Mysterio
Reprints

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

Marvel Mails / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Danny Fingeroth
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Includes "Post Office of the Past", a feature that reprints a sample of that issues original letters.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.3 page (report information)

Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Circulation: 113,756 (avg), 108,137 (nearest)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Captured by J. Jonah Jameson!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Captured by J. Jonah Jameson
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Mysterio
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Mails
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Heer
  • Bob Klein
  • Gene Reed
  • Tony R. Rose
  • Kelly Langston-Smith
  • John Henning
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Terry Watkins
  • Jack Patton
  • Matthias Hofmann
  • Gregory Fischer
  • Max Capp
  • Donald Dale Milne