(September 1987)

DC, 1987 Series
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Price:
0.75 USD; 1.00 CAD; 0.40 GBP
Pages:
36
Indicia frequency:
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Editing:
Robert Greenberger
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

This issue has variants.


Mission to Moscow (Table of Contents)

Suicide Squad / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Luke McDonnell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Lewis (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?

Genre:
Superhero; Spy
Characters:
Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Bronze Tiger; Enchantress; Deadshot; Penguin]

The Flight of the Firebird (Table of Contents)

Suicide Squad / comic story / 22 pages (report information)

Script:
John Ostrander
Pencils:
Luke McDonnell
Inks:
Bob Lewis
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Todd Klein
Job Number:
G-3139

Genre:
Superhero; Spy
Characters:
Amanda Waller; Suicide Squad [Rick Flag; Bronze Tiger [Ben Turner]; Deadshot [Floyd Lawton]; Enchantress [June Moone]; Nemesis [Tom Tresser]; Nightshade [Eve Eden]; Penguin [Oswald Cobblepot]]; George Harkness [Captain Boomerang; also as Digger]; Simon LaGrieve; Premier Mikhail Gorbachev; Zoya Trigorin (first appearance); Urt (first appearance); Spassky (first appearance): Major Zastrow
Synopsis:
The Squad is sent into Russia to bring back a now-famous dissident. To get in and around the USSR is no easy deal, especially when they will have a wanted prisoner with them so they need some extra-special planning. Amanda produces the one person who can do it with cunning and an understanding of the Russian winter - The Penguin. [per next issue box]

Indexer Notes

Part 1 of 3.

Suicide Notes (Table of Contents)

Suicide Notes / letters page / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Greenberger
Pencils:
Luke McDonnell (signed)
Inks:
Bob Lewis (signed)
Letters:
typeset
Job Number:
L-2833

Indexer Notes

Letters from readers - Charles D. Brown, Robert T. Jeschonek, Sal Portaro, Dale Coe, Ashley Howarth, Jonathan Gilbert, Mark R. Grooms, Tony Becker, Stephen Cade, R.J. Van Santen, Jody R. Martin and Bob Felker - and responses from Bob Greenberger. Preview of cover to SUICIDE SQUAD #6.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Mission to Moscow
    Suicide Squad
  2. 1. The Flight of the Firebird
    Suicide Squad
  3. 2. Suicide Notes
    Suicide Notes
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  • Gregory Fischer
  • Mike Nielsen
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
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  • Mark Muller
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