(March 1963)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
bimonthly
On-sale Date
1962-12-10
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand
MC
Editing
Stan Lee (editor)

Issue Notes

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in U. S. Copyright Office filings.
This issue has variants:
Parts of this issue are reprinted:

The Chameleon Strikes! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek (cover lettering and logo inking); Sol Brodsky (logo design)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
The Fantastic Four think I'm trapped!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints
Keywords
Baxter Building

Indexer Notes

Logo design credits from Todd Klein.

Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Steve Ditko (credited) (art)
Inks
Steve Ditko (credited) (art)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Jon D'Agostino (credited as Johnny Dee) (lettering)

Job Number
V-816
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Sure, you've read many stories about many different magazine heroes!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Liz Allan; J. Jonah Jameson (introduction); John Jameson (introduction); May Parker; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Flash Thompson; The Burglar (flashback)
Synopsis
Spider-Man rescues John Jameson, J. Jonah Jameson's son, from his malfunctioning space capsule.
Reprints
Keywords
Daily Bugle; military plane

Indexer Notes

Job number from Tom Lammers and Ger Apeldoorn via the Atlas/Timely discussion group. A very brief recap of the events of Amazing Fantasy #15 are recounted.

Spider-Man vs. The Chameleon! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 10 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee (credited)
Pencils
Steve Ditko (credited) (art)
Inks
Steve Ditko (art)
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
John Duffy (credited as John Duffi)

First Line of Dialogue or Text
How can you defeat a man who can change his identity before you can catch him??
Genre
superhero
Characters
Fantastic Four [Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Invisible Girl [Sue Storm]; Mister Fantastic [Reed Richards]; The Thing [Ben Grimm]]; Chameleon [Dmitri Smerdyakov] (antagonist) (introduction); Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Synopsis
Spider-Man tries to join the Fantastic Four and stops the Chameleon.
Reprints
Keywords
Baxter Building; helicopter; plexi-glass cage; submarine

A Personal Message from Spider-Man (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Spider-Man / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Chameleon Strikes!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Spider-Man vs. The Chameleon!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. A Personal Message from Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
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