At a banquet, a prominent scientist named Dr. Irivng Caldwell is to receive an award for his newest creation - the Astro-Helmet, which has the ability to levitate the user. But Caldwell vanishes, literally, in a bolt of lightning. A psychopath named Dr. Zap has kidnapped Caldwell to duplicate the Astro-Helmet for his own evil use. Caldwell's son, Jan, is drawn into a trap by Dr. Zap, who orders him to go to Lightning Mountain with the Astro-Helmet. When Peter spots Jan - dubbed 'Skyboy' by the Daily Bugle - he confronts him, and the two of them decide to team up to confront Dr. Zap at Lightning Mountain. Dr. Zap, however, 'zaps' Jan with electricity, and brings him & Spidey into his lair when Spidey goes to help Jan. Jan is reunited with his father, but Spidey is caged inside a plastic bubble. Enraged, Spidey hammers on the glass, which gets Zap's attention. Realizing he still has his camera, Spidey fires the flash at Zap several times, driving him back. The oriental villain backs ... Written by
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[after rescuing Skyboy and his father
Gee, Spidey, I sure misjudged you. If it hadn't been for you, we'd be ? well ...
Gosh, forget it, kid, my pleasure; but no more Skyboy stuff from now on, okay? One costumed crimefighter is plenty for this town.