The Amazing Spider-Man #175 [Regular Edition]
(December 1977)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.35 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]
Barcode
0714860245712
Editing
Len Wein
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

Vengeance of the Hitman! (Table of Contents)

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

Script
?
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Frank Giacoia
Colors
?
Letters
Irv Watanabe

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; Punisher [Frank Castle]; Hitman; J. Jonah Jameson
Reprints

Big Apple Battleground! (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script
Len Wein
Pencils
Ross Andru
Inks
Jim Mooney
Colors
Glynis Wein
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; The Punisher [Frank Castle] (partial origin); J. Jonah Jameson; Marla Madison; Robbie Robertson; Glory Grant; Bart Hamilton; Harry Osborn; Hitman (origin, death, villain); The People's Liberation Front; Vietcong (flashback)
Synopsis
The People's Liberation Front and their hired help, the Hitman, arrive at Ellis Island, where they intend to blow up the Statue of Liberty and kill J. Jonah Jameson in the process. The Punisher realizes that the Hitman is an old friend from the army, but faced with the choice of saving the Hitman or Spider-Man, the Punisher still chooses to save Spider-Man.
Reprints
Keywords
kidnapping; Statue of Liberty; Vietnam

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 2)

The Spider's Web / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script
Len Wein ?
Pencils
? (illustration)
Inks
? (illustration)
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from Art Stampler, Lou Fetters, David LaSalle, and R.C.M.; includes house ad for Doctor Strange series.

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

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

He's All Mouth! (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Captain Marvel; Hostess Twinkies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. Vengeance of the Hitman!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. Big Apple Battleground!
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. He's All Mouth!
    Captain Marvel; Hostess Twinkies
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