Green Lantern #189 [Newsstand]
(June 1985)

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Price:
0.75 USD
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Publisher's Age Guidelines:
Approved by the Comics Code Authority
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
0709893051506
Editing:
Andy Helfer (credited)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


["That's one GL down--"] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Joe Staton [as Staton] (signed)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson [as Patterson] (signed)
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
?

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Sonar; Blindside; Throttle
Synopsis:
Sonar and company have Katma Tui down but do not notice John Stewart flying in from their rear.

Indexer Notes

Color credits confirmed by Anthony Tollin.

Thanks to Amazing Heroes (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

DC Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Echoes! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Steve Englehart (credited)
Pencils:
Joe Staton (credited)
Inks:
Bruce Patterson (credited)
Colors:
Tony Tollin [as Anthony Tolin] (credited)
Letters:
Helen Vesik (credited)
Job Number:
G-1807

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [John Stewart]; Green Lantern [Katma Tui]; Sonar; Hal Jordan; Carol Ferris; The Predator; Guy Gardner; Blindside; Throttle; The Predator; Mr. Smith; Dr. Clay Kendall; April O'Rourke; Peter Grantland
Synopsis:
Blindside and Throttle break Sonar out of prison and intend to go on a crime spree, but the two Green Lanterns stop them. Meanwhile, it is shown that Mr. Smith is working for the Predator, who intends to take over Ferris Aircraft and woo Carol Ferris, and Hal and Carol are trying to learn the identity of the Predator.

Indexer Notes

References Green Lantern #59, #87, #123, #179, #185, #188.

Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco cookies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Comic Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984 (Table of Contents)

activity / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
typeset
Editing:
?

Indexer Notes

Ballot for fan awards.
On second page between pages 4-5 of John Stewart story.

"Shademadafas" (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Reese's Pieces / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Another Big Hit from Bonkers! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Nabisco candies / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Cross Swords with Champions! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Remco / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Insect Trust (Table of Contents)

Tales of the Green Lantern Corps / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Todd Klein (credited)
Pencils:
Kevin O'Neill (credited)
Inks:
Kevin O'Neill (credited)
Colors:
Tony Tollin [as Anthony Tolin] (credited)
Letters:
Todd Klein (credited)
Job Number:
I-122

Genre:
science fiction; superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Xax] (grasshopper); Xaosians; The Spider Guild
Synopsis:
While the various species on Xaos squabble among themselves, the Spider Guild attacks and captures Xax in a yellow trap.

Indexer Notes

References Green Lantern #167, #172.
Continued in Green Lantern #190.

Write Right Now! (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Ben Oda Remembered (Table of Contents)

Meanwhile... / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Andrew Helfer (credited)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
non-fiction
Synopsis:
Andrew writes a memorial to the late DC letterer Ben Oda.

Indexer Notes

Also includes a DC check list for the week of March 21, 1985.
On second page between pages 4-5 of Green Lantern Corps story.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Letters by Lantern Light / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Robert Greenberger [as Bob Greenberger] (credited)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-1958

Indexer Notes

Letters from T. M. Maple, Charles Brown, Jeffrey Lowndes, Christopher Romano, Dave Glenister, Neil Ahlquist, and Lawrence Knight. Also includes apologies for a recent reprint issue and explanation of creative team changes.

Acne (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Noxzema Clear-Ups / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

BMXperience (Table of Contents) (Expand) /

Huffy / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Editing
Related Scans
Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. ["That's one GL down--"]
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Thanks to Amazing Heroes
    DC Comics
  3. 2. Echoes!
    Green Lantern
  4. 3. Find Your Way to the Newtons Treasure Chest!!
    Nabisco cookies
  5. 4. Comic Buyer's Guide Fan Awards for 1984
  6. 5. "Shademadafas"
    Reese's Pieces
  7. 6. Another Big Hit from Bonkers!
    Nabisco candies
  8. 7. Cross Swords with Champions!
    Remco
  9. 8. Insect Trust
    Tales of the Green Lantern Corps
  10. 9. Write Right Now!
  11. 10. Ben Oda Remembered
    Meanwhile...
  12. 11. [no title indexed]
    Letters by Lantern Light
  13. 12. Acne
    Noxzema Clear-Ups
  14. 13. BMXperience
    Huffy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Lou Mazzella
  • Donald Dale Milne
  • Daniel Thingvold
  • Jerry Hillegas
  • John Wells
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Donald Dale Milne