The Amazing Spider-Man #72 [Regular Edition]
(May 1969)

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
Magazine Management Co.
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.


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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Rocked by the Shocker! (Table of Contents: 2)

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

Script
John Buscema (plot); Stan Lee (script)
Pencils
John Buscema (layouts); John Romita (pencils)
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Forgive my sudden entrance, Stacy...
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Shocker [Herman Schultz]; Gwen Stacy; George Stacy; Aunt May; Lizard [Curt Connors]; J. Jonah Jameson; Flash Thompson
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
?
Pencils
John Romita; Jim Mooney (illustrations)
Inks
Jim Mooney (illustrations)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset; Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and John, I think #69 was cool, except I think you ought to get rid of the Kingpin.
Characters
Spider-Man; Kingpin

Indexer Notes

Letters from Eddie Christopher, Pratha Scullion, C.C. Crill, Gerold Palma, Brian Madigan, Miriam Bobhoff, Charles Blackcrow and Wayne Foskey.

[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. Rocked by the Shocker!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ["Famous name prizes or cash... from Olympic"]
  3. 2. Rocked by the Shocker!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. ["Irrelevant items of lasting inconsequence!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. ["Dear Stan and John, I think #69 was cool, except I think you ought to get rid of the Kingpin."]
    The Spider's Web
  6. 5. ["Secret muscle building "tools""]
  7. 6. ["We're looking for people who like to draw"]
  8. 7. ["Make money get prizes with fast selling American seeds"]
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