Another page from the very first Spider-man story, from AMAZING FANTASY #15. Art by Steve Ditko.
On my massive scan, you can make out a few things:
In panel one, the word OVER wasn’t originally bolded—that was done as a correction.
in panel three, the first balloon had to be reworked and relettered to make enough space for the second balloon.
In panel 5, there’s a handwritten note from Stan to Ditko:
STEVE - MAKE THIS A GLOOMY BACK ALLEY SO NO ONE CAN SEE HIM!
The originals to this story now reside with the Library of Congress.
“OK, Kyle, stand right there, just like that. Put your left leg up on the… yeah! What? Trust me, you look cool. I’m gonna take this picture now and we’re gonna sell a TON of these things! The rope is slipping off your shoulder? OK, just hold onto it with your hand then. What? No, the lighting’s good. OK? I’m just gonna take this… 1…2…3… *snap* That came out awesome! Don’t forget to bring back my grandma’s antique lantern. She doesn’t know I took it.”