The Amazing Spider-Man #6 [Regular Edition]
(November 1963)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale date
1963-08-08
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Non-Pareil Publishing Corp.
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [under character box]
Editing
Stan Lee
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 has variants.

The on-sale date is the publication date reported in U. S. Copyright Office filings.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Lizard [Curt Connors]
Reprints

Face-to-Face With...the Lizard! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 21 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Stan Goldberg
Letters
Art Simek

Job Number
X-440
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Lizard [Curt Connors] (introduction, origin); J. Jonah Jameson; Flash Thompson; Aunt May Parker; Betty Brant; Liz Allen; Martha Connors; Billy Connors; Vulture [Adrian Toomes] (cameo)
Synopsis
The Bugle challenges Spider-Man to put an end to the Lizard's rampage.
Reprints
Keywords
alligators; antidote; experimental serum; Florida Everglades; Natural History Museum; swamp

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Jack Kirby (illustration)
Inks
Dick Ayers (illustration)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Characters
Human Torch [Johnny Storm]; Captain America [Carl Zante; also as The Acrobat]

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Strange Tales #114 using a reprint of its cover.

Another Marvel Masterpiece (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Don Heck (illustration)
Inks
Don Heck (illustration)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
Artie Simek

Characters
Giant-Man [Henry Pym]; Wasp [Janet Van Dyne]; Living Eraser

Indexer Notes

Advertisement for Tales to Astonish #49 using an unaltered stat of the cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4)

Spider's Web / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko (illustration)
Inks
Steve Ditko (illustration)
Colors
Stan Goldberg ?
Letters
typeset

Reprints

Indexer Notes

Includes letters from Ken Dixon, Phil Castora, John Black, Dave Bibby, Ruth Green, Ralph Gershovich, Alan Oberle, Gerry Johnson, and Paul McDonough with a small special announcements section concerning the success of Spider-man and his appearance in Strange Tales Annual #2 and Fantastic Four Annual #1.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Face-to-Face With...the Lizard!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. Another Marvel Masterpiece
  4. 3. Another Marvel Masterpiece
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    Spider's Web
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