The Amazing Spider-Man #98 [Regular Edition]
(July 1971)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Magazine Management Co., Inc.
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 Comics Code seal on this issue.


The Goblin's Power! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
Stan Lee ?
Pencils
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Losing your grip, Spider-Man?
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; The Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]
Reprints

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

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

The Goblin's Last Gasp! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 19 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
Frank Giacoia; Tony Mortellaro (backgrounds)
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Job Number
590-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
Just as Peter Parker is about to summon the doctor, to aid his sick friend, Harry Osborn--disaster strikes--
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [also appears as Peter Parker]; Gwen Stacy; J. Jonah Jameson; Robbie Robertson; Harry Osborn; Green Goblin [Norman Osborn] (villain)
Synopsis
Spidey confronts the drug dealer who sold Harry the pills that put him in the hospital. Spidey and Goblin wage a pitched battle until the web-head confronts Norman with his sick son. Gwen returns from London.
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Indexer Notes

Drug references in the story meant that it could not be approved by the Comics Code.

Though not officially credited, a billboard seen on the splash page reads "BACK BY MOR", indicating Tony Mortellaro inked the backgrounds.

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

The Mighty Marvel Checklist / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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

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

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

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

Script
?
Pencils
John Romita (illustration)
Inks
Sal Buscema (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and John, I want to raise an issue of general policy on which Marveldom Assembled must be allowed to vote.
Characters
Spider-Man; Iron Man; Conan; Thing; Hulk; Black Widow; Captain America; Thor

Indexer Notes

Letters from Joel Schultz, Dave Krasakove and Tom Steinke.

[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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Goblin's Power!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ["Another Joe Weider breakthrough: the end of the skinny body."]
  3. 2. The Goblin's Last Gasp!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  5. 4. ["Funky facts and freaky fables, from the fickle finger of Forbush!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. ["Dear Stan and John, I want to raise an issue of general policy on which Marveldom Assembled must be allowed to vote."]
    The Spider's Web
  7. 6. ["If you like to draw for fun, we can help you draw for money."]
  8. 7. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  9. 8. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
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