(November 15, 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
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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

Contains 6 stories. Substantial indexing information on this issue provided by Donald Dale Milne.


Green Lantern Flies Free! (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern / cover / 1 page (report information)

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

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]

Bethel (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
James Owsley [Christopher Priest] (co-plotter); Mark Bright [M.D. Bright] (co-plotter)
Pencils:
Mark Bright [M.D. Bright]
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Dennis O'Neil (story); Dan Raspler (assistant)
Job Number:
G-4373

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; alien in form of Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]
Synopsis:
Hal Jordan discovers an alien ship and sets it in the northern California forest for the inhabitant to repair, and the inhabitant destroys a café and kills several people.
Reprints: show reprint note before migration

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 627. Occurs about a week after story in Action Comics Weekly 625.

[When Captains Clash (Chapter 4)] (Table of Contents)

Captain Marvel / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Roy Thomas; Dann Thomas
Pencils:
Rick Stasi
Inks:
Rick Magyar
Colors:
Nansi Hoolahan
Letters:
Jean Simek
Editing:
Mike Gold (story)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Captain Marvel; Captain Nazi [Lester Abernathy]; Ham Davis; Ron; Jake; Sam; Duane McCullers
Synopsis:
Captain Marvel thwarts a poisoning plan, but Captain Nazi escapes.

Indexer Notes

Concluded from Action Comics Weekly 625

Capitol Offenses (Table of Contents)

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

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Frank Springer
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-3804

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
second Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Mitch Hoberman; Vic Sommers; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Mockingbird [Carlo DiRienzi]; Rafael DiRienzi; Walter Fenady; Mr. Drake; Mr. Giddens
Synopsis:
Mitch and Tony rejoin the rest of the Secret Six and they discover the headquarters of "The Agency", while Luke escapes from them and Rafael DiRienzi confronts Mockingbird.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 625, continued in Action Comics Weekly 627. Walter Fenady is shown with red hair instead of black in this issue.

...Into The Fire! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)
Job Number:
G-4412

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Bob Galt; John Hodges
Synopsis:
The Consortium attacks Superman.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 625, continued in Action Comics Weekly 627.

Finale; ([Grave Doings Part 8]) (Table of Contents)

Deadman / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Mike Baron
Pencils:
Kelley Jones
Inks:
Tony DeZuniga
Colors:
Daniel Vozzo
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Barbara Kesel [Barbara Randall] (story)
Job Number:
G-4399

Genre:
Occult
Characters:
Deadman [Boston Brand]; Madame Waxahachie (first name given as both Molly and Mabel); Letrita Brogden; Lisa Brogden; spirit of Stella Pecksha; spirit of Delia Peckshaw; Luke Estes
Synopsis:
Deadman tricks and beats the spirits of the Peckshaw twins out of their hosts and Madame Waxahachie rescues the Brogden twins.

Indexer Notes

Concluded from Action Comics Weekly 625.

Knock 'Em Dead (Part 3) (Table of Contents)

Black Canary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Sharon Wright
Pencils:
Randy DuBurke
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-4199

Genre:
Superhero; Adventure
Characters:
Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Deborah Tilden; Ken Glazier; Lt. Cameron; Karen Nalley; Bob; Vincent Scales (newspaper headline only)
Synopsis:
Black Canary begins to track the murderer of Walt Sarno.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 625, continued in Action Comics Weekly 627.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Green Lantern Flies Free!
    Green Lantern
  2. 1. Bethel
    Green Lantern
  3. 2. [When Captains Clash (Chapter 4)]
    Captain Marvel
  4. 3. Capitol Offenses
    The Secret Six
  5. 4. ...Into The Fire!
    Superman
  6. 5. Finale; ([Grave Doings Part 8])
    Deadman
  7. 6. Knock 'Em Dead (Part 3)
    Black Canary
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Peter Croome
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Brian Mowbray
  • Donald Dale Milne