(February 1968)

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; MCG
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (ad copy)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Shop by mail

Indexer Notes

Inside front cover. Ad for various mail order items including stamps.

The Coming of Ka-Zar! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Although Spidey finally defeated Doc Ock last issue--the web-spinner lost his memory in the process!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Ka-Zar [Kevin Plunder]; Zabu; Aunt May Parker; Anna Watson; Captain George Stacy; John Jameson; J. Jonah Jameson; Harry Osborn
Synopsis
Spider-Man is still dealing with the loss of his memory; meanwhile, J. Jonah Jameson enlists the aid of Ka-Zar to capture Spider-Man.
Reprints
Keywords
amnesia

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

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

Script
Stan Lee; ?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Face front! Hang loose! 'Nuff said!

Indexer Notes

Includes Stan's Soapbox, the Mighty Marvel Checklist and "Let's meet 26 more M.M.M.S. members!"

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita
Inks
Mike Esposito
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and John, I am confused!
Characters
Spider-Man; Doctor Octopus
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Letters from Sam Wood, Peter Sanderson, Jr., Scott Thurlow, Ray Hurkey, Eddie Boes, Jim Balmer, Gary Schmidt, Terry Levin, and Norman Elfer.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (ad copy)
Pencils
? (photographs)
Inks
? (photographs)
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Yours absolutely free!

Indexer Notes

Ad for a muscle building program.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (ad copy)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Jet race boats

Indexer Notes

Inside back cover. Ad for various novelty items from the Johnson Smith Company.

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Script
? (ad copy)
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
We're looking for people who like to draw
Characters
Norman Rockwell

Indexer Notes

Back cover. Ad for the Famous Artists Schools.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Power of Ka-Zar!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ["Shop by mail"]
  3. 2. The Coming of Ka-Zar!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. ["Face front! Hang loose! 'Nuff said!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. ["Dear Stan and John, I am confused!"]
    The Spider's Web
  6. 5. ["Yours absolutely free!"]
  7. 6. ["Jet race boats"]
  8. 7. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
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