The Amazing Spider-Man #315 (1989)
“A Matter of Life and Debt”
Writer: David Michelinie
Artist: Todd McFarlane
Venom/Eddie Brock breaks out of its prison. Spider-Man fights Hydro-Man, but he gets away. Nathan Lubensky (one of Aunt May’s boarders) has a gambling problem and Peter catches him stealing money to pay back some bookies. Peter helps Nathan get out of the jam, but Nathan can’t quit gambling.