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Issue Details

Issue #292
Published September 1987
Frequency monthly
Cover Price 0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages 36
Editing Jim Salicrup (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)

Cover Details

Characters Spider-Man; Spider-Slayer [Alistaire Smythe]
Genre superhero
Pencils Al Milgrom
Inks Al Milgrom
Letters Typeset

23 page Spider-Man story "Growing Pains!"

Characters Spider-Man; GUESTS: Mary Jane Watson; Gayle Watson-Byrnes; Phillip Watson (Mary Jane's father); VILLAIN: Spider-Slayer [Alistaire Smythe]
Synopsis Peter arrives in Pittsburgh and meets Mary Jane's father; Spidey takes on Smythe and his Spider-Slayer robot; MJ sets up her crooked dad and proves to the police that he is the one who belongs in jail and not her sister, Gayle; MJ accepts Peter's proposal of marriage.
Genre superhero
Script David Michelinie
Pencils Alex Saviuk
Inks Vince Colletta
Colors George Roussos
Letters Rick Parker
Notes Cont. in Amazing Spider-Man Annual, the (Marvel, 1964 series) #21