Alpha Flight #42 [Newsstand Edition]
(January 1987)

Marvel, 1983 Series
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Volume:
1
Price:
0.75 USD; 0.95 CAD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
Marvel Comics Group
Brand:
Marvel [black, no background]
Barcode:
071486029670 01
Editing:
Joanne Spaldo (Assistant Editor); Carl Potts (Editor); Jim Shooter (Editor-in-Chief)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Glossy cover; Newsprint interior
Binding:
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was ongoing

Issue Notes

This issue is a variant of Alpha Flight (Marvel, 1983 series) #42 [Direct Edition].


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Dave Ross
Inks:
Dave Ross
Colors:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Vindicator [Heather Hudson]; Aurora; Northstar; Madsion Jeffries; Purple Girl]; Auctioneer
Reprints:

Auction (Table of Contents)

Alpha Flight / comic story / 23 pages (report information)

Script:
Bill Mantlo
Pencils:
Dave Ross
Inks:
Whilce Portacio
Colors:
Bob Sharen
Letters:
Jim Novak

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Alpha Flight [Vindicator [Heather Hudson]; Shaman; Snowbird; Aurora; Northstar; Puck; Box [Roger Bochs]; Madison Jeffries]; GUESTS: Purple Girl; Melanie Killgrave; VILLAIN: Auctioneer
Synopsis:
Alpha Flight tries to figure out what to do with Purple Girl and her powerful powers of persuasion. She becomes frightened and escapes with Jeffries in thrall, just as he is trying to separate Bochs from Box. After a shopping spree in Toronto, Kara and Jeffries are captured by the Auctioneer who plans to sell the pair to the highest bidder as living weapons. Alpha Flight intervenes and decide to make Purple Girl the first member of the new Beta Flight.
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Alpha Flight
  2. 1. Auction
    Alpha Flight
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  • Ramon Schenk
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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