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Amazing Spider-Man 1st series comic books issue 196

  • Issue #196
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 196
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    "Requiem!" Script by Marv Wolfman. Art by Al Milgrom (layouts), Frank Giacoia (finishes), and Jim Mooney (finishes). Cover by Keith Pollard and Al Milgrom. With his world crashing down around him, the wall-crawler rushes to Restwell Nursing Home to see if his dear aunt is indeed dead. Sadly it appears so. A distraught Peter meets with the resident physician on staff, Dr. Ludwig Rinehart, to make final arrangements. The following day after a long talk with Joe Robertson, the web-slinger visits his childhood home in Queens and discovers it a shambles! And then he finally recalls who Dr. Ludwig Rinehart really is! Something is majorly amiss at Restwell Nursing Home! But before Spider-Man can solve the mystery, he must tend to an unscheduled appointment with a rather large NYC crime lord next issue! First appearance of Debra Whitman. Cameo appearances by Anna Watson, Flash Thompson, Sha Shan, Harry Osborn, and the Kingpin. 32 pages. Cover price $0.40.

  • Issue #196MJ
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) Mark Jewelers 196MJ

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    Mark Jeweler Advertisement Insert Variant. Peter Parker grieves over Aunt May's death in "Requiem!" (though the aunt gets much better in issue 200). Cameos by the Kingpin, the Black Cat, and Gwen Stacy. Script by Marv Wolfman, layouts by Al Milgrom, inks by Jim Mooney and Frank Giacoia. Cover price $0.40.