(February 21, 1989)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD; 1.85 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
weekly with the exception of the last week of the year
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
DC Comics, Inc.
Brand:
DC [bullet]
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

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Kevin Nowlan (signed)
Inks:
Kevin Nowlan (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (cover)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Dee Tyler]

Indexer Notes

Cover artist listed in Action Comics Weekly 638.

Exiles Part IV (Table of Contents)

Speedy / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Mark Verheiden
Pencils:
Louis Williams
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Julianna Ferriter
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-4388

Genre:
adventure; superhero
Characters:
Speedy [Roy Harper]; Owen Burley; Luana; Mrs. Estavez; Lian Harper; Dr. Fielding; Sean Bauman [Phillip Lossner]; Donald Lossner
Synopsis:
Speedy escapes from his client and tracks his missing person, while cutting short a date.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 638, continued in Action Comics Weekly 640.

Witches (Table of Contents)

The Demon / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Alan Grant
Pencils:
Mark Pacella
Inks:
Bill Wray
Colors:
Tatjana Wood
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Dan Raspler (story)
Job Number:
G-4385

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
The Demon [Etrigan]; Jason Blood; Glenda Mark; Randu; Asteroth; Merlin; Morgan Le Fay
Synopsis:
Asteroth continues to torture Merlin, while Glenda, Randu and Etrigan track her, and Morgan Le Fay is freed.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 638, continued in Action Comics Weekly 640.

[Keep Her on Ice] (Table of Contents)

Hero Hotline / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Bob Rozakis
Pencils:
Stephen De Stefano
Inks:
Kurt Schaffenberger
Colors:
Bob Ro [Bob Rozakis]
Letters:
Agustin Mas
Editing:
Brian Augustyn (story)
Job Number:
G-4479

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Hotshot [William Lefferts]; Flex [Sturgis Butterfield]; Stretch [Tom Longacre]; 500-2Q; Lester Lee; Voice-Over [Andy Greenwald]; Microwavabelle [Belle Jackson]; Melanie Boulder
Synopsis:
One Hero Hotline team successfully completes a mission, one team saves a hostage but the criminal dies, and another team stumbles upon an emergency.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 638, continued in Action Comics Weekly 640.

An Eye for an Eye (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)

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El; Clark Kent]; George; Lou
Synopsis:
Some guys beat up a restaurant owner as a response to a terrorist attack.

Indexer Notes

Story is discontinuous with Action Comics Weekly 638. Continued in Action Comics Weekly 640. "Special Thanks" credit to Tom Peyer, but it is not stated what this is for (he is a writer on other stories).

Belle of the Ball (Table of Contents)

Phantom Lady / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Len Strazewski
Pencils:
Chuck Austen
Inks:
Gary Martin
Colors:
Glenn Whitmore
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Mark Waid (story)
Job Number:
G-4522

Genre:
superhero
Characters:
Phantom Lady [Dee Tyler]; Roger Richter; Albert A. Tyler; Edwin Guerrehart; Gronk; Sarah; Marie
Synopsis:
The Phantom Lady saves her father's life and obtains some information from his blackmailers.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 638, continued in Action Comics Weekly 640.

Crack Up Chapter 4: Rung by Rung! (Table of Contents)

Wild Dog / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Max Collins
Pencils:
Terry Beatty
Inks:
John Nyberg
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Tim Harkins
Editing:
Brian Augustyn (story)
Job Number:
G-4496

Genre:
adventure
Characters:
Wild Dog [Jack Wheeler]; Lou Godder; Willie Wallace
Synopsis:
Wild Dog continues to track a crack ring, obtaining information from a member.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 638; continued in Action Comics Weekly 640.

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Phantom Lady
  2. 1. Exiles Part IV
    Speedy
  3. 2. Witches
    The Demon
  4. 3. [Keep Her on Ice]
    Hero Hotline
  5. 4. An Eye for an Eye
    Superman
  6. 5. Belle of the Ball
    Phantom Lady
  7. 6. Crack Up Chapter 4: Rung by Rung!
    Wild Dog
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