Synopsis for “On a Clear Day You Can See the Mirage!”
With the sun rising, Spider-Man rushes back to his apartment in hopes of being able to get some sleep. Arriving on the roof of his building, he’s attacked by the landlady Mrs. Muggins, who believes that Spider-Man is a “sex freak” and beats him away with a broom. Spider-Man slips away along the side of the building and goes into his apartment through the window where he changes back to Peter Parker.
Later that day, Peter is struggling with his bow-tie as he is getting ready for Ned Leeds and Betty Brant’s wedding. Mary Jane arrives and helps him out with it and the two leave together. The arrive at the Morgan’s of Malverine where the wedding reception is located, the two witness the marriage of Ned Leeds and Betty Brant before all their friends.
The wedding is then crashed when a new costumed criminal known as Mirage attacks the party in order to rob all the guests of their valuables. Peter manages to slip away and change into Spider-Man. After a lengthy battle, Spider-Man is finally able to defeat Mirage by dropping a chandelier on him.
After the fight, Spider-Man zips away and changes back to Peter Parker and returns to the wedding with an explanation of his disappearance. The wedding gets back in service and the priest marries off Ned and Betty. When they leave the wedding service Betty tosses her bouquet and lands in the hands of Aunt May. Returning him to her apartment, May finds that there is a Bowery Derelict waiting for her inside, however before he can do anything, the bum reveals himself to be Dr. Octopus. The down-and-out villain asks May for her help.
This story is continued next issue…