(May 1974)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.25 USD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel Comics Group [entire top banner]
Editing
Roy Thomas
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

The Molten Man Strikes Again! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Gil Kane
Inks
John Romita
Colors
?
Letters
Danny Crespi ?

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Molten Man [Mark Raxton]
Reprints

The Master Plan of the Molten Man! (Table of Contents: 1)

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

Script
Gerry Conway
Pencils
John Romita; Paul Reinman; Tony Mortellaro
Inks
Paul Reinman; Tony Mortellaro
Colors
Petra Goldberg
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Liz Allan (misspelled as Liz Allen); Mary Jane Watson; Robbie Robertson; Ned Leeds; Betty Brant; Flash Thompson (flashback); Molten Man [Mark Raxton] (villain)
Synopsis
Spider-Man versus the Molten Man.
Reprints

Indexer Notes

Continued next issue.

The Big Three (Table of Contents: 2) (Expand) /

Hallmark Minting Service / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

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

The Spider's Web / letters page / 0.75 page (report information)

Script
?
Pencils
?
Inks
?
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Characters
Spider-Man (cameo); Thor (cameo)

Indexer Notes

Letters from Bob Rodi; Jaime Cruz and Victor D'Angelo; and Jim Huff. Also includes art from previously published panel and Marvel Value Stamp #6 featuring Thor. Bottom fourth of page is Statement of Ownership.

Statement of Ownership (Table of Contents: 4)

statement of ownership / 0.25 page (report information)

Script
John S. Ryan (business manager)
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Bottom fourth of letters page. Statement of Ownership for September 25, 1972. Average paid circulation for last 12 months: 273,204. Issue nearest filing date: 313,028.

A Few Surprises -- A Smattering of Surmises -- and a Hint About Prizes! (Table of Contents: 5) (Expand) /

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

Hey, Believer! Have We Got a New Kung Fu Mag for You! (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Deadly Hands of Kung Fu / promo (ad from the publisher) / 0.5 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Molten Man Strikes Again!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Master Plan of the Molten Man!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Big Three
    Hallmark Minting Service
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  5. 4. Statement of Ownership
  6. 5. A Few Surprises -- A Smattering of Surmises -- and a Hint About Prizes!
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  7. 6. Hey, Believer! Have We Got a New Kung Fu Mag for You!
    Deadly Hands of Kung Fu
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