Barbie #5
(May 1991)

Marvel, 1991 Series
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Volume
1
Price
1.00 USD; 1.25 CAD; 0.60 GBP
Pages
36
Indicia Frequency
monthly
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Marvel Comics
Brand
Marvel Comics
Editing
Tom DeFalco; Fabian Nicieza
Color
color
Dimensions
standard Modern Age US
Paper Stock
glossy cover; newsprint interior
Binding
saddle-stitched
Publishing Format
was ongoing series

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

Barbie / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
June Brigman [as J. B.] (signed)
Inks
Roy Richardson [as R. R.] (signed)
Colors
?

Genre
teen
Characters
Barbie

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 1)

Barbie / table of contents / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Amanda Conner; Anna-Maria Cool; Gavin Curtis; Barbara Rausch
Inks
Jeff Albrecht; John Lucas; Andy Mushynsky
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Darren Auck; Chris Eliopoulis; Michael Heisler

First Line of Dialogue or Text
This Issue

Indexer Notes

Letter credits are not provided at a story level.

Pleasure Cruise (Table of Contents: 2)

Barbie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate
Pencils
Amanda Conner
Inks
Andy Mushynsky
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Darren Auck; Chris Eliopoulis; Michael Heisler

Genre
teen
Characters
Barbie; Ken
Synopsis
Barbie and Ken unexpectedly enter a boating race and end up breaking a world's record.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Cereal (Table of Contents: 3) (Expand) /

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Cereal / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents: 4) (Expand) /

Marvel Comics / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Safety First (Table of Contents: 5)

Barbie / comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate
Pencils
Barbara Rausch
Inks
John Lucas
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Darren Auck; Chris Eliopoulis; Michael Heisler

Genre
teen
Characters
Barbie; Skipper; Theresa; Christie; Ken
Synopsis
Barbie's friends and Skipper met Barbie and Ken for a boat ride. Skipper fails to follow safety advice.

M-Tron Collection (Table of Contents: 6) (Expand) /

Lego / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Packing Lightly (Table of Contents: 7)

Barbie / comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate
Pencils
Anna-Maria Cool
Inks
John Lucas
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Darren Auck; Chris Eliopoulis; Michael Heisler

Genre
teen; fashion
Characters
Barbie; Skipper; Ken; Midge; Theresa; Christie
Synopsis
Skipper's fashion indecision causes her to miss out on all the day's events.

Barbie and Barbie Fashion Comic (Table of Contents: 8) (Expand) /

Barbie / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

Bullpen Bulletins (Table of Contents: 9)

Marvel Comics / text article / 1 page (report information)

Script
?
Letters
typeset

Saved by the North Star (Table of Contents: 10)

Barbie / comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Barbara Slate
Pencils
Gavin Curtis
Inks
Jeff Albrecht
Colors
Renee Witterstaetter
Letters
Darren Auck; Chris Eliopoulis; Michael Heisler

Genre
teen
Characters
Barbie; Skipper
Synopsis
Barbie and Skipper get lost in the woods but by following the North Star they make their way back home

Score Baseball Cards (Table of Contents: 11) (Expand) /

Score / advertisement / 1 page (report information)

Subscription Offer (Table of Contents: 12) (Expand) /

Star Subscription / promo (ad from the publisher) / 1 page (report information)

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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
    Barbie
  2. 1. ["This Issue"]
    Barbie
  3. 2. Pleasure Cruise
    Barbie
  4. 3. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Cereal
    Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle Cereal
  5. 4. ["Help Me Save Mary Jane"]
    Marvel Comics
  6. 5. Safety First
    Barbie
  7. 6. M-Tron Collection
    Lego
  8. 7. Packing Lightly
    Barbie
  9. 8. Barbie and Barbie Fashion Comic
    Barbie
  10. 9. Bullpen Bulletins
    Marvel Comics
  11. 10. Saved by the North Star
    Barbie
  12. 11. Score Baseball Cards
    Score
  13. 12. Subscription Offer
    Star Subscription
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • J Signorelli
  • Peter Croome
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Karl Wilcox