(August 1985)

DC, 1985 Series
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Price:
1.75 USD; 2.25 CAD
Pages:
44
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Nicola Cuti
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U. S.
Paper Stock:
Baxter
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Limited Series

Issue Notes

Recolored from original printing.


[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Neal Adams (signed)
Inks:
Neal Adams (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Hook
Reprints:

[Phantom Stranger #40] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Stranger / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Letters:
?
Editing:
Joe Orlando (original editor)

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Phantom Stranger; Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints:

How Close to Me My Killer? (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Jack Miller
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Riley; Cleveland Brand; Lita (Cleveland's Daughter); Alf Jackson (politician); Orry Kane
Synopsis:
Deadman discovers his brother is part of an operation that smuggles Mexicans over the board illegally.
Reprints:

Deadman's Chest (Table of Contents)

Deadman's Chest / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?; Marv Wolfman
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Reprint of a letter from Marv Wolfman that appeared in Strange Adventures #209.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This sequence is located in the middle of the story "How Close To Me My Killer?".

Above and Beyond the Call of Duty! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Sergio Aragonés; Neal Adams
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Mildred (host); Jonas Sentry; Maria (Chambermaid); Peter (Butler, Devil)
Synopsis:
Jonas Sentry makes a deal with the devil to regain his youth.
Reprints:

Deadman's Chest (Table of Contents)

Deadman's Chest / letters page / 0.5 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Reprints the intro to the letter page from Strange Adventures #212, announcing a change in editorship.
Reprints:

The Fatal Call of Vengeance (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 17 pages (report information)

Script:
Neal Adams
Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Cleveland Brand; Lita (Cleveland's daughter); Lorna Hill; Tiny; Vashnu; Kleigman (Lion Tamer); Varna
Synopsis:
Cleveland Brand travels to the circus to take over Boston's old act in an attempt to smoke out Boston's killer.
Reprints:

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Deadman / letters page / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Letters:
Typeset

Synopsis:
Reprints a letter from Strange Adventures that is very critical of Dick Giordano as the new editor of the Deadman feature.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

This sequence is split between two 0.5 page sequences.

[Phantom Stranger #33] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Stranger / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Jim Aparo
Inks:
Jim Aparo
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Phantom Stranger; Deadman [Boston Brand]
Reprints:

[Strange Adventures #211] (Table of Contents)

Deadman / cover reprint (on interior page) / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Neal Adams
Inks:
Neal Adams
Colors:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]
Synopsis:
Cover reprint with logo's and other items removed to reveal the complete artwork.
Reprints:
Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Deadman
  2. 1. [Phantom Stranger #40]
    Phantom Stranger
  3. 2. How Close to Me My Killer?
    Deadman
  4. 3. Deadman's Chest
    Deadman's Chest
  5. 4. Above and Beyond the Call of Duty!
  6. 5. Deadman's Chest
    Deadman's Chest
  7. 6. The Fatal Call of Vengeance
    Deadman
  8. 7. [no title indexed]
    Deadman
  9. 8. [Phantom Stranger #33]
    Phantom Stranger
  10. 9. [Strange Adventures #211]
    Deadman
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Derek Reinhard
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Jerry Hillegas
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Mike Nielsen