These protests start taking effect and turning the public against Spider-Man, causing Spidey's manager to leave him, impeding his ability to earn money even as Spider-Man.
Due to the fact that his Aunt May was too weak to work and Peter was seen as fragile, he decided to get a job, even though Aunt May wanted him to become a scientist instead.
Peter even thought about using his spider powers for crime, but decided against it after thinking how his Aunt would react to him in jail.
The real Spidey was used by Chameleon as a pawn to escape the scene without problems.
After managing to avoid capture by the police, Spider-Man caught Chameleon in a helicopter before he could reach a soviet submarine and handed him in to the authorities.
Spider-Man hitched a ride on a small airplane, and boarded the capsule during re-entry.