The Amazing Spider-Man #248 [Direct]
(January 1984)

Marvel, 1963 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
Monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Bob DeNatale
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

And He Strikes Like a Thunderball (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
John Romita, Jr.
Inks
Brett Breeding
Colors
Bob Sharen
Letters
Diana Albers

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; VILLAIN: Thunderball
Synopsis
Spidey battles Thunderball whose powers are being amped up by the Wrecker's mystic crowbar.
Reprints

The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man! (Table of Contents: 2)

Spider-Man / comic story / 11 pages (report information)

Script
Roger Stern
Pencils
Ron Frenz
Inks
Terry Austin
Colors
Christie Scheele
Letters
Joe Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; GUEST: Timothy Harrison; CAMEO FLASHBACK: Uncle Ben Parker; Aunt May Parker
Synopsis
Spidey visits a young boy who is one of his biggest fans. He shows him his powers, tells him his origin and even reveals his secret identity. Peter's secrets are safe, however, as Timothy Harrison is dying of leukemia.
Reprints

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

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

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

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

Script
Bob DeNatale
Colors
?
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

Letters from John Warren, John Bush, Thelma Spivey, Earl Morrison, Dan Porlias, and Chris Hostetter.

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. And He Strikes Like a Thunderball
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. The Kid Who Collects Spider-Man!
    Spider-Man
  4. 3. [no title indexed]
    Bullpen Bulletins
  5. 4. [no title indexed]
    The Spider's Web
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