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Amazing Spider-Man 1st series comic books issue 403

  • Issue #403
    Amazing Spider-Man (1963 1st Series) 403

    Cover pencils by Mark Bagley, inks by Larry Mahlstedt. Lots of guest stars in this one! Carnage, Shriek, Kaine, Judas Traveller, and Stunner are all present in the Trial of Peter Parker part 2, "Judgement at Bedlam," script by J. M. DeMatteis, pencils by Mark Bagley, inks by Larry Mahlstedt and Sam de la Rosa; As his trial begins with Ben in his stead, Spider-Man fights Kaine trying to force him to confess to Louise Kennedy's murder until Traveller whisks them both to Ravencroft; Levying the charge that Spider-Man's existence leads to the creation of super villains, Traveller presides over a mock trial with all the Ravencroft inmates in attendance; Kaine serves as defense attorney while Carnage acts as prosecutor; Meanwhile, Peter's double-life makes it hard for Mary Jane to answer questions about him in the murder trial, hurting his case; At Ravencroft, Carnage unmasks Spidey, the inmates declare him guilty, and Traveller sentences him to death; Kaine fights to defend him. The story continues from Web of Spider-Man 126 and continues in Spider-Man 60. 36 pgs., full color. $1.50. Cover price $1.50.