The Amazing Spider-Man #51 [Regular Edition]
(August 1967)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.12 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, except November, semi-monthly
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.


Treasure Chest of Fun (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

In the Clutches of...the Kingpin! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Mike Esposito [as Mickey Demeo]
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
At last!!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Kingpin [Wilson Fisk] (villain); Shorty (villain); Big Turk (villain); Flint (villain; Frederick Foswell; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Ned Leeds; Betty Brant; Mary Jane Watson; Gwen Stacy; Harry Osborn
Synopsis
Spider-Man is back and starts interfering with Kingpin's criminal activities. Kingpin recruits shady reporter Foswell and kidnaps J. Jonah Jameson. Spider-Man intervenes, but is exposed to gas which renders him helpless at the Kingpin's feet.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Spider-Man; Kraven
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Richard Gramlich, Bill Granataa, Joey Williams, Dennis King, S. Alyne Weidler, Warren Bluhm, Jim Woods, and R. A. Turner. Includes a membership form for the Merry Marvel Marching Society.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 7) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. In the Clutches of...the Kingpin!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Treasure Chest of Fun
  3. 2. In the Clutches of...the Kingpin!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. ["Fabulous facts and frivolous fables for frantic fans, faithful friends, and fiendish foes!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  6. 5. ["Let me show you too, how to make yourself astronaut-tough"]
  7. 6. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  8. 7. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
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