(August 9, 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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?
Price:
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Gold (series); Brian Augustyn (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Substantial indexing information on this issue provided by Donald Dale Milne.


The New Secret Six... Revealed (Table of Contents)

The Secret Six / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Paul Gulacy (signed)
Inks:
Paul Gulacy (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (cover)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
second Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Vic Sommers; Mitch Hoberman; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]

Indexer Notes

Cover artist listed in Action Comics Weekly 611.

Mind Over Matter (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Peter David
Pencils:
Tod Smith
Inks:
Tod Smith
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Denny O'Neil (story); Dan Raspler (assistant)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; Arisia; Lt. Burt Rensaleer; Cynthia Gresham; Mind Games
Synopsis:
Hal Jordan and others are turned into madmen, but Hal manages not to kill anyone and tracks down Mind Games.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 611, continued in Action Comics Weekly 613.

Out Of The Frying Pan... Into The Fire (Table of Contents)

The Secret Six / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Dan Spiegle
Inks:
Dan Spiegle
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Carrie Spiegle
Editing:
Dick Giordano (story)
Job Number:
G-3660

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Mockingbird [Carlo DiRienzi]; second Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Vic Sommers; Mitch Hoberman; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Gus Markesson; Rafael DiRienzi; Walter Fenady
Synopsis:
Carlos DiRienzi's manager contacts the Secret Six, while they complete their second assignment and decide to unmask Mockingbird.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 611, continued in Action Comics Weekly 619.

Take Us to Our Leader; (Chapter 12) (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Baron
Pencils:
Dan Jurgens
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
Liz Berube
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Barbara Kesel [Barbara Randall] (story)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Stan Kriptman; Satan; Talaoc; Major Grace Kasaba; Mr. Currier; unnamed C.I.A. agent
Synopsis:
Deadman helps to return "Satan" to Talaoc, as he is one of his comrades.

Indexer Notes

Concluded from Action Comics Weekly #611.

Where Lurks The Evil? (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
John Beatty
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Bob Galt; Perry White; John Hodges
Synopsis:
Superman decides to search out Bob Galt's attackers, and they decide they must destroy Superman.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 611, continued in Action Comics Weekly 613.

The Tin Roof Club (Part 2) (Table of Contents)

Catwoman / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mindy Newell
Pencils:
Barry Kitson
Inks:
Bruce Patterson
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
Carrie Spiegle
Editing:
Denny O'Neil (story); Dan Raspler (assistant)

Genre:
adventure; crime
Characters:
Catwoman [Selina Kyle]; George Flannery; Holly; Willie; Jack; Frank
Synopsis:
George Flannery attempts to arrest Catwoman but she escapes and tries to retrieve the stolen brooch from Holly.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 611, continued in Action Comics Weekly 613.

Bitter Fruit (Part 4) (Table of Contents)

Black Canary / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Sharon Wright
Pencils:
Randy DuBurke
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Mike Gold (story)

Genre:
superhero; adventure
Characters:
Black Canary [Dinah Lance aka. Bonnie Cardinal]; Oliver Queen; Rita Librado; Doug Vallines; Gary DeMott; Vincent Scales
Synopsis:
Black Canary is knocked unconscious by Gary Demott and he tries to con her into showing him where she lives, while one of Vincent Scales men tries to kill Hector Librado.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 611, continued in Action Comics Weekly 613.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. The New Secret Six... Revealed
    The Secret Six
  2. 1. Mind Over Matter
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. Out Of The Frying Pan... Into The Fire
    The Secret Six
  4. 3. Take Us to Our Leader; (Chapter 12)
    Deadman
  5. 4. Where Lurks The Evil?
    Superman
  6. 5. The Tin Roof Club (Part 2)
    Catwoman
  7. 6. Bitter Fruit (Part 4)
    Black Canary
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