There was a two-month gap between issue #38 and #39.
This issue is part of Marvel's "'NUFF SAID"-month and contains no world balloons.
Plot of the first 13 pages of the comic book.
House Advertisement (One-Pager) for Marvel Comics Series (subscription page with Punisher illustration).
Total of 12 one-page and 1 two-page advertisements for: Islands of Adventure (theme park, Universal), Lifesavers Kickerz (candy, KF Holdings), Tang (soft drink, KF Holdings), Jeremiah (TV, Showtime), Marvel ReCharge 2 (collectible card game, Marvel, 2 pages), Airblade (game, Namco), Skateboarding (anti-drugs, NDC), Blade III - The Soundtrack (music, Immortal Records), Wall Crawler Wall Hangings! (merchandise, Dynamic Forces), Dave's Comics (mail order, www.davescomics.com), Dynamic Forces Busts Out in 1001 (merchandise, Dynamic Forces), Corn Nuts (snack, Nabisco), milk (milk, whymilk.com).