Marvel Tales #161 [Direct]
(March 1984)

Marvel, 1966 Series
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Volume
1
Price
0.60 USD; 0.25 GBP; 0.75 CAD
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
On-sale Date
1983-11-15
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics Group
Brand
Marvel [standalone or inside vertical box]
Editing
Danny Fingeroth (reprint editor)

Issue Notes

On-sale date from Amazing Heroes #36, with newsstand on-sale date of 1983-12-06.
This issue has variants:

The Goblin and the Gangsters! (Table of Contents)

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

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Sam Rosen

Genre
superhero
Characters
The Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Spider-Man [Peter Parker]
Reprints

The Goblin and the Gangsters (Table of Contents: 1)

Spider-Man / comic story / 20 pages (report information)

Script
Stan Lee
Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
Andy Yanchus
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Spider-Man [Peter Parker]; the Green Goblin [Norman Osborn]; Lucky Lobo; Aunt May Parker; J. Jonah Jameson; Frederick Foswell; Betty Brant; Mr. Merriweather
Synopsis
The Green Goblin tries to take over Lucky Lobo's gang but Spider-Man puts them all in jail.
Reprints

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

Marvel Mails / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Danny Fingeroth
Letters
typeset

Indexer Notes

A new feature, Post Office of the Past, reprints some original letters on this issues story.

Spidey... and those who've been caught in his wonderful web (Table of Contents: 3)

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

Pencils
Steve Ditko
Inks
Steve Ditko
Colors
?
Letters
Artie Simek

Genre
superhero
Characters
Stan Lee; Steve Ditko
Synopsis
Shows many villains and supporting characters, plus silhouettes of Lee and Ditko.
Reprints
Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. The Goblin and the Gangsters!
    Spider-Man
  2. 1. The Goblin and the Gangsters
    Spider-Man
  3. 2. [no title indexed]
    Marvel Mails
  4. 3. Spidey... and those who've been caught in his wonderful web
    Spider-Man
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