The Amazing Spider-Man #99 [Regular Edition]
(August 1971)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.15 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly, except December, semi-monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
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 title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

A Day in the Life of -- (Table of Contents: 2)

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

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

Job Number
609-Z
First Line of Dialogue or Text
This one you don't dare miss!
Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Gwen Stacy; Robbie Robertson; J. Jonah Jameson; Johnny Carson; Ed McMahon; Turpo (villain); Prisoners (villain)
Synopsis
Peter gets an assignment to snap some pics of a prison riot and swings in as Spidey to get the inside scoop. Once the situation is resolved, Spider-Man appears on the Tonight Show and gives a speech on the rights of prisoners.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Spider-Man appears on the Tonight Show, including caricatures of Johnny Carson and Ed McMahon, although the show and its host are unnamed.

Tony Mortellaro credited by Bruno Andreachhi (http://errors.comics.org/show_bug.cgi?id=4606)

[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 / 1.6 pages (report information)

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

First Line of Dialogue or Text
Dear Stan and Co; Now hear this, Marvel Bullpen!
Characters
Spider-Man; Sandman; Doctor Octopus; Rhino; Green Goblin; Kingpin; Lizard; Prowler

Indexer Notes

Letters from Shirley Gorman, William Ingersoll, George Ferguson, Clay Ferguson and Gary Chambers.

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

Conan / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.4 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)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 9) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Panic in the Prison!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. ["Another Joe Weider breakthrough: the end of the skinny body."]
  3. 2. A Day in the Life of --
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Mighty Marvel Checklist
  5. 4. ["Everything you've always wanted to know about the bullpen, but were afraid to ask!"]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  6. 5. ["Dear Stan and Co; Now hear this, Marvel Bullpen!"]
    The Spider's Web
  7. 6. ["For untold eons they have waited--and now--they live!"]
    Conan
  8. 7. ["If you like to draw for fun, we can help you draw for money."]
  9. 8. ["3 complete fishing outfits"]
  10. 9. ["Second chance for high school drop-outs to get a diploma"]
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